IUPUI to host the Tournées French Film Festival

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The Tournées Film Festival is a program of FACE (French American Cultural Exchange), in partnership with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, which aims to bring French cinema to American college and university campuses. Tournées offers a variety of films that represent the best of French cinema. From the popular to the experimental, showcasing established and […]

Dennis Bingham’s Sabbatical Lecture Shows Cinema in a New Light

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Professor Bingham’s presentation of Life, Death and All That Jazz: Bob Fosse and the Hollywood Renaissance of the 1970s on December 5, 2014 will explore the film style of the director-choreographer Bob Fosse (1927-1987), examining Fosse’s heretofore unacknowledged role in the “Hollywood Renaissance” of the 1970s. Bingham artfully examines how Fosse changed Hollywood cinema and […]

Work from IU students, alumni featured at Heartland Film Festival

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Two of the three “Indiana Spotlight” movies at the Heartland Film Festival feature works by IU alumni and students. “Three Months,” by alumni filmmakers from the IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI, and “We’ll Be All Right,” by IU Bloomington undergraduates, will be shown during Indiana’s largest and longest-running independent film festival. The […]

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2014 Italian Film Festival schedule announced

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The Italian program in the Department of World Languages and Cultures at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will host the Italian Film Festival, April 12 through May 10. The festival showcases nine films, including two documentaries. “Once again the program in Italian brings a taste of Europe to IUPUI and Indianapolis with this year’s edition of […]

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“The Education of Auma Obama,” a film by Branwen Okpako: screening and discussion with filmmaker

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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. University Library, Lily Auditorium 755 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis, IN 46202 Admission free Reception with light refreshments to follow Branwen Okpako is a highly talented and successful Nigerian-Welsh documentary filmmaker, who now lives and works in Berlin, Germany, where in 1999 she received a degree in Film […]

NEH Grant: Bridging Cultures through Film: International Topics, Deadline June 12

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Brief Summary The Bridging Cultures through Film: International Topics program supports documentary films that examine international and transnational themes in the humanities. These projects are meant to spark Americans’ engagement with the broader world by exploring one or more countries and cultures outside of the United States. Proposed documentaries must be analytical and deeply grounded […]