Film Study Center News

close-up of black cat's face from the film Kuroneko
Though the big screen is dark, we've scared up a witches' brew of film frights to haunt the dreams of Yale students, faculty, and staff this Halloween. Stream and scream to thirteen horror classics...

Post by Archer Neilson on October 26, 2020 - 7:02am

Tony Williams plays a drum kit in Senegal in a field with palm trees behind him
The Yale Film Study Center has received a grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation to support preservation of Tony Williams in Africa, a 1973 documentary by filmmaker, musician, Yale...

Post by Archer Neilson on September 29, 2020 - 10:44am

Cynthia Childs in a wedding dress holding a glass of champagne in the film Seductio Ad Absurdum
Treasures from the Yale Film Archive presents the online debut of two recently-preserved short films by S.W. "Winkie" Childs, Jr. '27 and Cynthia Childs, Seductio Ad Absurdum and I'd Be Delighted To...

Post by Archer Neilson on September 21, 2020 - 1:09pm

close-up of actor Paul Giamatti
Though the big screen is dark for the Treasures from the Yale Film Archive series these days, Yale's film stars are lighting up the small screen with Treasure Talks. Treasure Talks is a series of...

Post by Archer Neilson on September 8, 2020 - 5:39am

Join Treasures from the Yale Film Archive online for a conversation with Yale alumnus and Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Nick Doob '69, in conjunction with the online debut of his 1979 feature...

Post by Archer Neilson on August 21, 2020 - 3:00pm

still of Meredith Monk holding a guitar from the film 16 Millimeter Earrings
Join Treasures from the Yale Film Archive online for a conversation with filmmaker Robert S. Withers '69, in conjunction with the online debut of his recently-preserved award-winning short film 16...

Post by Archer Neilson on July 1, 2020 - 8:02am

photograph of filmmaker Willie Ruff
Our final in-person Treasures from the Yale Film Archive event of the spring was an evening of film and conversation with musician and filmmaker Willie Ruff '53 B.M., '54 M.M.A. In case you missed it...

Post by Archer Neilson on May 22, 2020 - 5:53am

collage of women's faces from a Frank Mouris animated film
Join Treasures from the Yale Film Archive online for a conversation with Academy Award-winning animator Frank Mouris, in conjunction with the online debut of his first four short films. Direct...

Post by Archer Neilson on May 13, 2020 - 11:14am

Current circumstances have caused us to cancel several Treasures from the Yale Film Archive screenings, but that doesn't mean we can't continue to share Yale's excellent film resources with Yale...

Post by Archer Neilson on May 8, 2020 - 7:15am

Two women raise their fists in Black Power salutes at the 1970 Mayday protests
Treasures from the Yale Film Archive is going online! To mark the 50th anniversary of the demonstrations around the New Haven Black Panther trials, be our guests for the preservation premiere of the...

Post by Archer Neilson on April 30, 2020 - 3:20pm

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