Film Study Center News

Buckle up for a free 35mm screening of Speed Racer, starring Emile Hirsch in the title role. "This is a movie that is giddily, gorgeously overwhelming," wrote critic Tom Maurstad, "from the cool slow...

Post by Archer Neilson on May 14, 2019 - 1:12pm

Join us for Jane Austen's story of Emma Woodhouse, as adapted for the screen by writer and first-time director Douglas McGrath. "A fine cast, speedy pacing, and playful direction make this a solid...

Post by Archer Neilson on April 25, 2019 - 2:55pm

Musical theater and mockumentary take center stage in Waiting for Guffman, the 1996 ensemble comedy from director Christopher Guest. This "madcap gem" (in the words of Owen Gleiberman) was described...

Post by Archer Neilson on April 16, 2019 - 9:53am

Join us for a free screening of Wrestle, a new documentary by Suzannah Herbert and Lauren Belfer, followed by a discussion with the filmmakers along with New Haven Wrestling head coach Marcello...

Post by Archer Neilson on April 16, 2019 - 9:42am

Join us as we welcome the Emmy-winning Yale graduate and New Haven native Nick Doob '69 for a screening and discussion of four of his newly-preserved films. In 2016, the Yale Film Study Center was...

Post by Archer Neilson on April 8, 2019 - 8:43am

Join us for a free screening and discussion of Charm City, a new documentary by Marilyn Ness. Filmed during three years of unparalleled violence in Baltimore, Charm City delivers a powerfully candid...

Post by Archer Neilson on March 27, 2019 - 10:35am

Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, and George C. Scott star in The Hustler, Robert Rossen's "hymn to the last true era when men of substance played pool with a vengeance" (Derek Adams). This...

Post by Archer Neilson on March 5, 2019 - 9:45am

Join the Yale Film Study Center and CPTV for a free screening and discussion of Won't You Be My Neighbor?, the latest acclaimed documentary from Oscar-winner Morgan Neville. For over thirty years,...

Post by Archer Neilson on February 25, 2019 - 9:36am

Join us for a screening and discussion of The Providers, a new documentary by Laura Green and Anna Moot-Levin. Set against the backdrop of the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America...

Post by Archer Neilson on February 15, 2019 - 11:59am

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

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