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Archive for April, 2012

First Annual Tri-Co Student Film Festival: Announcement and CALL FOR ENTRIES!

Posted April 19, 2012

  We are pleased to announce the first Tri-Co Film Festival to be held on Wednesday evening May 2, 2012 featuring the best work by filmmakers from Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore Colleges! All Tri-Co students are eligible to submit their short films, and the selected finalists will be invited to screen their work at […]

“The Band’s Visit”: Film Screening and Director Q&A with Eran Kolirin

Posted April 18, 2012

The Programs in Middle East Studies, Hebrew and Judaic Studies, and Film Studies at Bryn Mawr present ERAN KOLIRIN Awards winning Israeli director and a Schusterman Visiting Artist at Temple University Screening and discussing his film The Band’s Visit   (Bikur Ha-Tizmoret) This Winner of Best Israeli Film – 2007 and  Israel’s original Foreign Language Film […]

The Films of Cathy Lee Crane: Poetic Biography: An Investigation of Words from Two Radical Polemicists

Posted April 17, 2012

Event:The Films of Cathy Lee Crane: Poetic Biography: An Investigation of Words from Two Radical Polemicists Start: April 5, 2012 7:00 pm Cost: Free for IHP members and Temple Students! Venue: International House Address: 3701 Chestnut Street,Philadelphia, PA, 19104 Phone: 215-387-5125  This film screening and discussion is co-presented by the Department of Film and Media Arts, the […]

“Selling Yourself: The Intersections of Fine Art & Pornography”: Artist Talk by Syd Blakovich

Posted April 16, 2012

Syd Blakovich is visiting my Bryn Mawr video production course on Thursday 3/22 to present a talk on their work.  All are welcome! “Syd Blakovich is a performance artist, award-winning porn producer and mixed martial arts fighter, whose body of work includes being featured in the critically acclaimed, award-winning queer porn series Crash Pad. They […]

“27 Years Without Images: On the Possibility of Cinema After Revolution”: Screening and Artist talk with Eric Baudelaire

Posted April 15, 2012

  Info: 27 years without images (on the possibility of cinema after revolution)Screening and conversation with Eric Baudelaire and Homay KingSlought Foundation | Monday, February 20, 2012; 6:30-8:30pm Free (Reservation not required) Slought Foundation is pleased to announce “27 years without images (on the possibility of cinema after revolution),” an evening film screening and […]

“Twenty-nine Pictures Like That: The Elvis Movie”: Lecture by David E. James

Posted April 14, 2012

Friday, February 3, 2012 at 5:00 pm, 231 Fisher-Bennett Hall, Univ. of Pennsylvania The talk will overview Elvis Presley’s film career, including its punctuation by television, and examine the changes in its relation to the social meaning of rock’n’roll in the fifties and sixties. It will pay particular attention to the — usually reviled– movies […]