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Spring 2010 Schedule
National and Crossborder Histories, Personal Inscriptions/Women Make History

CINEMA ACROSS BORDERS series:

Thursday, April 8 • 7 p.m.
HIB 100

CITY OF SADNESS (BEI QING CHENG SHI)
directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien (Taiwan, 1989, 157 min., Taiwanese with English subtitles)

Introduced by Catherine Liu (Film & Media Studies/Director, Humanities Center) and
Bert Scruggs (East Asian Languages and Literatures)
 
SCREEN ACTIVISM series,
in association with the Chicano/Latino Graduate Student Collective:

Tuesday, April 13
Reception: 6:30 p.m. Humanities Gateway courtyard
Screening: 7:30 p.m. HG 1070

COSECHA VOICES:
Documenting the Voice of the Migrant
directed by Silvia Solis & Jay García (U.S., 2009, 60 min., dvd, in Spanish and English)

Q & A with coordinators and students of COSECHA VOICES project
 
AUTOETHNOGRAPHY AS DOCUMENTARY,
in association with the Visual Studies Graduate Student Association:

Thursday, April 22
Screening: 5:30 p.m. HG 1070: PLASTIC FLOWERS NEVER DIE
directed by Roxanne Varzi (U.S./Iran, 2008, 34 min., dvd, English & Persian with English subtitles) followed by q&a with the director

Reception: 6:30 p.m. Humanities Gateway Courtyard

Screening: 7 p.m. HG 1070: SHUNGU: THE RESILIENCE OF A PEOPLE
directed by Saki Mafundikwa (U.S./Zimbabwe, 2009, 54 min., digibeta, in English) followed by q&a with the director

Organized by Arden Stern, Ph.D. Program in Visual Studies
 
WOMEN MAKE HISTORY,
in association with the Samuel Jordan Center for Persian Studies & Culture

Thursday, May 6
Reception: 5:30 p.m. HIB 135
Screening: 7 p.m. HIB 100

WE ARE HALF OF IRAN'S POPULATION
directed by Rakshan Bani-Etemad (Iran, 2009, 47 min., Persian with English subtitles)

and

ANGELS OF THE HOUSE OF SUN
directed by Rakshan Bani-Etemad (Iran, 2009, 53 min., Persian with English subtitles)

Followed by Q & A with the director

Friday, May 7
1070 Humanities Gateway
Screening: 5:30 p.m.

UNDER THE SKIN OF THE CITY
directed by Rakshan Bani-Etemad (Iran, 2001, 92 min., Persian with English subtitles)

Followed by Q & A with the director
 
COSECHA LATINA series,
in association with the UCI Latin American Film Festival:

Thursday, May 20
HIB 100
Reception: 6:30 p.m.
Screening: 7 p.m.

World Premiere of:
HARVEST OF LONELINESS: THE BRACERO PROGRAM
directed by Gilbert G. González and Vivian Price (U.S./Mexico, 2010, 58 min., in English and Spanish with English subtitles)

Followed by Q & A with the directors
 
SCREENWRITERS CHOICE,
in association with the UCI Screenwriting Festival:

Thursday, May 27
HIB 100
Reception: 6:30 p.m.
Screening: 7 p.m.

THELMA AND LOUISE
directed by Ridley Scott, screenplay by Callie Khouri (U.S., 1991, 130 min., 35mm)

Introduced by Marie Cartier and screenwriter Callie Khouri
Followed by Q & A with the screenwriter
 
FROM THE ARCHIVES series:

Friday, May 28 • 2:00 p.m.
HG 1070

as part of the UCI Latin American Film Festival


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