In July we will screen a Belgian film about illegal immigration on the 9th of July, introduced by the representative of WCP who is Belgian and a film from Senegal about female circumcision on the 23rd of July, introduced by APU students from Senegal. Friday, the 14th of May from 7pm, we screened a movie about the harsh life of shepherds in Kazakhstan. Friday, the 28th of May from 7pm, we screened a film about slum kids in Brazil. She was very happy to answer all your questions after the screening and told us she enjoyed the experience. Good to hear that! Please come to the next screening, Nathalie! The people showed their appreciation for the project and donated quite a lot to support the NGO's Hoshi Zora and Room to Read see charity link.
before & after Preservation
It is AM on Monday, March 9, This page has served hurricane watchers. You'll need Apple's Quicktime to view these movies. So far this year, I have been busy working on other projects. But, I do have some imagery and thoughts on Hurricane Katrina. Being a New Orlean's native, I was horrified to see what happened to my home town. Much of the imagery below was obtained from weathertap.
AFTER THE CURFEW
Each title is an essential contribution to the art form and a window onto a distinct filmmaking tradition unfamiliar to many. Lino Brocka crafts an eviscerating portrait of an innocent daughter and her bitter mother as women scorned. A savage commentary on the degradations of urban poverty, especially for women, Insiang was the first Philippine film ever to play at Cannes. Enlisting locals to contribute improvised narration to a simple tale, Apichatpong charts the collective construction of the fiction as each new encounter imbues it with unpredictable shades of fantasy and pathos. Restoration funded by Doha Film Institute. A study of everyday evil infused with philosophy and poetry, this haunting allegory was the first Soviet film to look at the Korean diaspora in central Asia, and a founding work of the Kazakh New Wave. Rigorous and complex, Revenge weaves luminous imagery with inventive narrative elements in an unforgettable meditation on the way trauma is passed down through generations. An early work of independent Latin American filmmaking, Limite was famously difficult to see for most of the twentieth century.
Here's a guide to all of them. The local movie theater scene is going through a bit of a renaissance. The past year has seen the opening of a number of indie movie theaters, from single-screen art houses to new Landmark locations. Scene and Heard: Classic and cult favorites, art-house films, foreign films, midnight movies, Saturday morning cartoons. Scene and Heard: Classic and contemporary cinema, film series, special screenings, cult favorites. Scene and Heard: New movies, indie and foreign films, film lectures, classic cinema favorites.