August 2018 News

August 30, 2018
Travel to the French Riviera with Grace Kelly and Cary Grant by way of Alfred Hitchcock's To Catch a Thief. The romantic thriller won an Academy Award for cinematography, with additional nominations for costume design and art direction. "In his accustomed manner," wrote critic Bosley Crowther, "Mr...
Students studying at table in Bass
August 23, 2018
Construction will start in the Spring, after Commencement, on a renovation of the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Library to accommodate the growing student population. Bass Library is a favorite study space for many Yale College students.  Last renovated in 2007, the two-story underground library holds...
August 22, 2018
In 2018, in anticipation of the centenary of the birth of Swedish film director Ingmar Bergman (1918-2007), the Yale Film Study Center began working with the Swedish Film Institute to strike new 35mm prints of eight of Bergman's most iconic films for Yale's collection. In order to create these...
 Street Corner Stories, an iconic 1977 documentary produced by filmmaker Warrington Hudlin during the seventies in New Haven.
August 17, 2018
The Yale Film Study Center has been awarded a $24,000 matching grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation to preserve Street Corner Stories, an iconic 1977 documentary produced by filmmaker Warrington Hudlin ’74 in New Haven. In Hudlin’s film, convenience store employees, customers, Yale...
The Prospector
August 16, 2018
This exhibit spotlights twelve publications written, edited and produced between 1965 and 1971 by students of Andover Newton Theological School, Berkeley Divinity School and Yale Divinity School. On Display until January 25, 2019.
Bishop Berkeley (1685-1753)
August 16, 2018
The three cases in this exhibit take viewers on a journey through the founding and development of Berkeley Divinity School (BDS), including the institution’s origins in Middletown, its various relocations, and its administrative leadership over the years. On display until January 25, 2019.