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Archive for January, 2009

FILM IN PERELMAN on “Second Sundays” of every month

Posted January 30, 2009

On each second Sunday of the month, take in unexpected pairings of short films totaling one hour.This new film series explores the intersections between life and art by highlighting films by and about artists, many selected from MOMA’s film archive. Location: the new Perelman Building, Perelman Media Room Ticket required, includes admission to the galleries. […]

SECRET CINEMA: EARLY EDUCATIONAL: CLASSROOM FILMS OF THE SILENT ERA (2009 edition) & live music at The Secret Cinema at Moore

Posted January 30, 2009

Friday, January 30 8:00 pm Admission: $7.00 Moore College of Art & Design 20th & Race Streets, Philadelphia (215) 965-4099 On Friday, January 30, The Secret Cinema at Moore College of Art and Design will revisit an unusual program concept not tapped since we last used it in 2001: EARLY EDUCATIONAL: CLASSROOM FILMS OF THE […]

AN EVENING WITH FILMMAKER KELLY REICHARDT AND WRITER JON RAYMOND

Posted January 30, 2009

Friday, Jan. 23, 2009 at 7:30 pm, Science Center 101, presented by The Department of English Literature and the Program in Film and Media Studies at Swarthmore College featuring clips from Reichardt’s films, excerpts from Raymond’s stories and conversation Reichardt’s Wendy and Lucy (opening in Philadelphia Jan. 23, 2009), co-written with Raymond and based on […]

PHILADELPHIA CINEMA AND MEDIA STUDIES SEMINAR

Posted January 23, 2009

Please join us for the next Philadelphia Cinema and Media Seminar talk: Pretty Things: Cinema’s Geopolitics of the Decorative Rosalind Galt, University of Sussex Respondent: Elena Gorfinkel, Bryn Mawr College Friday, January 23, 5:30PM Temple Univ. Center City room 420 Part of a book project on the “pretty” in cinema, this paper analyzes the aesthetics […]