EVENTS

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7:00 pm
‘Hokkunud Alpinisti’ Hotell/Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel (Grigori Kromanov, 1979) Presented by Yelena Kalinsky A police detective (Uldis Pucitis) visits a remote Alpine hotel to investigate a string of mysterious crimes and is stranded by an avalanche with a[...]
B122 Wells Hall
8:00 pm
Méliès, Magic, and the Avant-Garde 8pm • Friday • 29 September 2017 • Broad Art Museum Sculpture Garden Michigan State University Given the rediscovery and current exhibition of Georges Méliès’ Match de Prestidigitation (1904) at[...]
Broad Art Museum Sculpture Garden
7:00 pm
Un homme qui crie/A Screaming Man (Mahamat Saleh Haroun, 2011) Presented by Ken Harrow Aging Adam Ousmane (Youssouf Djaoro), who was once an up-and-coming Chadian swimmer, now manages the pool at a prestigious local resort. When[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Last Laugh (F.W. Murnau, 1924) Presented by Pat O’Donnell An elderly hotel doorman (Emil Jannings) loses status and self-pride after being demoted to the position of washroom attendant.
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Guests of Hotel Astoria (Reza Allamehzadeh, 1989) Presented by Kaveh Askari An Iranian couple (Shohreh Aghdashloo, Mohsen Marzban) declare themselves political refugees after police detain them on their way to Cuba.
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Mississippi Masala (Mira Nair, 1991) Presented by Jyotsna Singh After Mina’s (Sarita Choudhury) Indian family is ousted from their home in Uganda by dictator Idi Amin, they relocate to Mississippi to start a new life. Mina[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Borderline (Kenneth Macpherson, 1930) Presented by Joshua Yumibe Although the 1920s brought him acclaim as a stage actor and singer, Paul Robeson still had to prove himself as a viable screen performer. Mainstream avenues were limited,[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Bagdad Cafe (Percy Adlon, 1988) Presented by Bill Vincent German tourist Jasmin Munchgstettner (Marianne Sägebrecht) argues with her husband after car trouble strands them along a dusty highway in the American Southwest. Fuming, she storms off[...]
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7:00 pm
The Lobster (Yorgos Lanthimos, 2015) Presented by Misha Mihaelova In a dystopian society, single people must find a mate within 45 days or be transformed into an animal of their choice.
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
The Bellboy (Jerry Lewis, 1960) Presented by Dan Smith A bellboy (Jerry Lewis) working at the luxurious Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach constantly causes problems with his clumsy mistakes. In addition to writing, directing, producing, and starring[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Decalage Horaire/Jet Lag (Danièle Thompson, 2003) Presented by Safoi Babana-Hampton After being stranded at an airport, a beautician (Juliette Binoche) and a businessman (Jean Reno) share a hotel room in Paris.
B122 Wells Hall