Film Study Center News

Jafar Panahi weaves together tales of women's daily struggles in The Circle, described by Desson Thomas as "a memorable and devastating indictment of the oppression facing many women in Iran." In the...

Post by Archer Neilson on February 15, 2019 - 11:37am

Join us for a screening of Gus Van Sant's 2008 biopic Milk, followed by a discussion with Professor Laura Wexler. Sean Penn stars as the barrier-breaking "mayor of Castro Street," with strong...

Post by Archer Neilson on January 31, 2019 - 1:15pm

A mad scientist steals the dreams of children in Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet's The City of Lost Children. Described as a "macabre fairy tale" (Steven Rea), a "dark phantasmagoria" (Peter Stack...

Post by Archer Neilson on January 14, 2019 - 8:41am

Join us for a 20th anniversary screening of Terrence Malick's World War II epic The Thin Red Line. Nominated for seven Academy Awards, the film stars Sean Penn, Adrien Brody, Jim Caviezel, Ben...

Post by Archer Neilson on December 3, 2018 - 4:25pm

Join us for six Treasures from the Yale Film Archive screenings this January through April. The Thin Red Line (Terrence Malick, 1999) 7 p.m Saturday, Jan. 12 The City of Lost Children (Marc Caro...

Post by Archer Neilson on November 30, 2018 - 12:48pm

Bergman looks back at bygone summers in the final two films in Through Bergman's Lens: Ingmar Bergman Centenary Film Series. Bosley Crowther asked of Smiles of a Summer Night, "Who would have thought...

Post by Archer Neilson on November 28, 2018 - 3:14pm

Join us for a 15th anniversary screening of Kim Ki-duk's chamber drama Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter...and Spring, with an introduction by Young Sun Park. Set entirely at a floating monastery, the...

Post by Archer Neilson on November 16, 2018 - 9:35am

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with CPTV, the Yale Native American Cultural Center, and the Yale Film Study Center at an Indie Lens Pop-Up screening of Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the...

Post by Archer Neilson on November 5, 2018 - 8:38am

It's a night of psychological dramas in Through Bergman's Lens: Ingmar Bergman Centenary Film Series. TIME  called Through a Glass Darkly "one of the best and certainly the ripest of Ingmar Bergman's...

Post by Archer Neilson on October 19, 2018 - 10:14am

Treasures from the Yale Film Archive welcomes director Asishish Avikunthak and cinematographer Basab Mullik for a screening of Katho Upanishad. Adapted from the ancient Sanskrit treatise of the same...

Post by Archer Neilson on October 18, 2018 - 8:48am

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