Midnight Revue

Filmnum: 
165411
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1962
Directed by: 
Directed by Gottfried Kolditz
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
104 mins.
Language: 
German with subtitles
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Thu, 6/28

An inexperienced producer tries create a musical revue film in this comedy that exemplifies the East German push to compete with the West’s biggest studio. Introduction by Johanna Yunker, UMass Amherst. North American premiere! Free screening.

Marriage in the Shadows

Filmnum: 
165409
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1947
Directed by: 
Directed by Kurt Maetzig
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
104 mins.
Language: 
German with subtitles

The first German feature film to address the persecution of Jews in Nazi Germany—only two years after the end of WWII—MARRIAGE IN THE SHADOWS called on Germans to accept collective responsibility for the crimes of the Third Reich. Introduction by Barton Byg, UMass Amherst. Free screening.

British Museum Presents: Hokusai

Filmnum: 
162747
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Patricia Wheatley
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
87 mins.

Focusing on the work, life and times of Katsushika Hokusai, Japan’s greatest artist, this documentary uses stunning close-ups and expert insights to illustrate his wide-ranging influence and extraordinary legacy, and presents an exclusive private view of the major British Museum exhibition "Hokusai: beyond the Great Wave."

Won't You Be My Neighbor?

Filmnum: 
167028
Type: 

Film

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Morgan Neville
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
94 mins.
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An exploration of the life, lessons, and legacy of iconic children's television host, Fred Rogers.

When Paul Came Over The Sea

Filmnum: 
158635
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Jakob Preuss
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
97 mins.
Language: 
German, French and Spanish with subtitles

Documentarian Jakob Preuss follows one migrant’s passionate and inexhaustible flight to freedom as he makes the journey from Cameroon to Berlin.

Black Mother

Filmnum: 
158632
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Khalik Allah
Run Time: 
75 mins.

In BLACK MOTHER, photographer and filmmaker Khalik Allah explores his mother's home country, Jamaica, and invokes its beautiful, resilient, and rebellious spirit in a series of fleeting yet indelible interactions with the country's residents.

When We Were The Future

Filmnum: 
158025
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2015
Directed by: 
Directed by Lars Barthel, Gabriele Denecke, Andreas Voigt, Peter Kahane, Thomas Knauf, Hannes Schönemann, and Ralf Marschalleck
Run Time: 
87 mins.
Language: 
German with subtitles

In this autobiographical compilation film, seven directors from the East German film studio DEFA remember their childhood in the 1950s and 1960s GDR. Director Andreas Voigt and producer Barbara Etz in person. Free screening!

David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts

Filmnum: 
157815
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Run Time: 
85 mins.

Entering his 9th decade, prolific artist David Hockney shows absolutely no evidence of slowing down or losing his trademark boldness. Featuring intimate and in-depth interviews with Hockney, this revealing film focuses on two blockbuster exhibitions held in 2012 and 2016 at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.

Three Peaks

Filmnum: 
155965
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Jan Zabeil
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
93 mins.
Language: 
English, German, and French with subtitles

A captivating family drama about diverging ideas of fatherhood as an unforeseen event turns a mountainside vacation into a survival trip.