Wild Mouse

Filmnum: 
154806
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2017
Directed by: 
Directed by Josef Hader
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
107 mins.
Language: 
German with subtitles

When 50-year-old Georg loses his job as the long-standing classical music reviewer for a highbrow Viennese newspaper, he embarks a campaign of revenge against his former boss. This tragicomic midlife meltdown is directed by Austrian stage and screen comedian Josef Hader.

Nasser's Republic

Filmnum: 
154804
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2016
Directed by: 
Directed by Michal Goldman
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
82 mins.

NASSER'S REPUBLIC: THE MAKING OF MODERN EGYPT is the first film for an American audience about Gamal Abdel Nasser, one of the Arab world's most transformative leaders. Director Michal Goldman in person, in conversation with Mukaram Hhana, Postdoctoral Fellow, Smith College.

Fear Itself

Filmnum: 
153588
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Charlie Lyne
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
88 mins.

Constructed entirely from existing films, FEAR ITSELF is a journey through fear and cinema that asks whether horror movies know us better than we know ourselves. Director Charlie Lyne in person!

Uncle Vanya

Filmnum: 
153049
Type: 

Event

Run Time: 
180 mins.
Language: 
Russian with subtitles

Rimas Tuminas' reimagining of Anton Chekhov's tale about broken illusions and dashed hopes is freed from its traditional trappings, leaving behind a battlefield for passions and colliding ambitions. Introduction and post-screening talkback by Prof. Boris Wolfson, Amherst College Department of Russian.

Stars

Filmnum: 
152945
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1959
Directed by: 
Directed by Konrad Wolf
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
88 mins.
Language: 
German, Bulgarian, Yiddish and Ladino with subtitles

This gripping drama, based on personal experiences of screenwriter Angel Wagenstein, is set during a chapter of the Holocaust in the Balkans that sheds light on the experience of Sephardic Jews.

Carrie

Filmnum: 
150870
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1976
Directed by: 
Directed by Brian De Palma
Rating: 
R
Run Time: 
98 mins.

This Stephen King adaptation by genre master Brian De Palma features a star-making and Oscar-nominated performance from Sissy Spacek.

The Lost Boys

Filmnum: 
150868
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1987
Directed by: 
Directed by Joel Schumacher
Rating: 
R
Run Time: 
97 mins.

Sleep all day. Party all night. Never grow old. Never die. When a single mother and her two sons move to the sleepy seaside California town of Santa Cruz, they discover much more than they anticipated.

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Filmnum: 
150866
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1977
Directed by: 
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Rating: 
PG
Run Time: 
138 mins.

In the night skies near his Muncie, Indiana home, power repairman Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) experiences something out of this world. His close encounter sets into action an amazing chain of events.