A Thousand Words

This new series invites writers, poets, and novelists to Amherst Cinema, asking each guest to program a film accompanying a discussion around their use of the written word in relationship to the moving image. Discover how the selected film inspires them, and where it intersects with their practice.
A senses-ravishing odyssey through the halls of time and memory, Andrei Tarkovsky’s sublime MIRROR is as much a film as it is a poem composed in images. Writer Polina Barskova joins us to discuss her relationship with the film.
Thu, 5/2