Join us for a campus screening of The Big Sick, a 2017 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Showalter and written by Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani. The plot follows an interracial couple that has to deal with their cultural differences.
$1 with student ID; $2 without student ID.
Friday, Sept. 8 and Saturday, Sept. 9 at 6 and 9 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 10 at 2 at 6 p.m.
Honors Film Series Presents: Magical Realism in Film
ASUPS Campus Films presents Get Out.
Get Out is a 2017 American horror film written, co-produced and directed by Jordan Peele, in his directorial debut. The film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Caleb Landry Jones, Stephen Root, LaKeith Stanfield and Catherine Keener, and follows a young interracial couple who visit the mysterious estate of the woman's parents.
Honors Film Series Presents: Beasts of the Southern Wild
Honors Film Series Presents: Amelie
Join us for Blade Runner, a sci-fi thriller based on the novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick. Starring Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, and Sean Young, it was nominated for two Oscars and won the Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation. Its long-awaited sequel, Blade Runner 2049, opens Oct. 6 in theaters. Open to students, faculty, and staff. Presented…
Wasted!: The Story of Food Waste aims to change the way people buy, cook, recycle, and eat food. Through the eyes of chef-heroes like Bourdain, Dan Barber, Mario Batali, Massimo Bottura, and Danny Bowien, audiences will see how the world’s most influential chefs make the most of every kind of food, transforming what most people consider scraps into incredible dishes that…
Crazy… or wise? The traditional wisdom of indigenous cultures often contradicts modern views about a mental health crisis. Is it a “calling to grow" or a “broken brain”? The documentary Crazywise explores what can be learned from people around the world who have turned their psychological crises into positive transformative experiences. The Art+Science Salon will host the film showing, followed by a discussion with film director Phil Borges. Join us to learn about resources and opportunities to promote…
Honors Film Series Presents: Paprika
Join us for Indonesian Film Night! Cek Toko Sebalah is a comedy-drama that tells the story of a father who suffered from a heart attack and left the family store in the hands of his younger son, Erwin, much to dismay of his elder son, Yohan.
Mark your calendars for the Black & Chrome special edition screening of this 2015 action film directed by George Miller. Set in post-apocalyptic Australia and starring Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron, it earned 10 Oscar nominations and won six Oscars. Joe Morgenstern (Wall Street Journal) called it “a gleefully violent—and improbably feminist—phantasmagoria that turns epic road…
Honors Film Series Presents: Pan's Labyrinth
Stalker, directed by Andrei Tarkovsky, has been called one of the best drama films of the latter half of the 20th century, and ranks 29th on the British Film Institute's "50 Greatest Films of All Time" poll. The screenplay by Boris and Arkady Strugatsky is loosely based on their 1972 novel Roadside Picnic and tells the story of an expedition into a mysterious “zone” to find…
Vanessa Koelling, visiting assistant professor of biology, will host a screening of the documentary Food Evolution, directed by Scott Hamilton Kennedy and narrated by Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Food Evolution examines the science of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and explores the controversy around genetically modified foods. Faculty members from biology and other departments will be available for discussion following the film.
This event is free and open to the public. Seating is first-come, first-served…
Join us on the last three Thursdays of October for a Hispanic Film Festival. Each week we will feature a different contemporary film based in Argentina.
October 12: The Headless Woman
October 19: Wild Tales
October 26: Jauja
Free and open to the public. Subtitles in English.
Presented by the Hispanic Studies Department and the Latin American Studies Program.