FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 5PM

FRIDAY / APRIL 28 / 5–7 PM

CINEMA STUDIES, MICHELSON THEATER 721 BROADWAY, 6TH FLOOR

I CANNOT TELL YOU HOW I FEEL (41 min, 2016)

THE TIES THAT BIND (55 min, 1985)

Experimental filmmaker Su Friedrich presents her latest documentary, I Cannot Tell You How I Feel, featuring her mother Lore, who protests being taken to an independent living facility, alongside her 1985 film The Ties That Bind, which recorded her mother’s recollections of growing up in Nazi Germany.

CO-SPONSORS: CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF GENDER AND SEXUALITY AND NYU AGING INCUBATOR

FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 3PM

3-5 PM  Traveling to the Ends of the Earth?
NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
20 Cooper Square, 7th Floor Commons
RSVP TO: cmch.info@nyu.edu
 
Megan Epler Wood (Author, Sustainable Tourism on a Finite Planet; Director, International Sustainable Tourism Initiative, Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard School of Public Health), founder in 1990 of The International Ecotourism Society (TIES), will screen an excerpt from her landmark 1991 PBS documentary The Environmental Touristfollowed by a screening of The Venice Syndrome (52 min., 2012, Dir: Andreas Pichler). The Venice Syndrome explores the current state of tourism in Venice, host to 20 million foreigners a year in a city of 58,000 inhabitants. Discussion: Megan Epler Wood and Pegi Vail (Gringo Trails / NYU Center for Media, Culture and History). Moderator: Lynne Minnaert (NYU’s Jonathan M. Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism).
Screening is part of GREEN SCREENS: Environmental Ethics On and Off ScreenMarch 23-25 at NYU
 
This showcase was supported by an NYU Green Grant from the Office of Sustainability and a Visual Arts Initiative Award, New York University Arts Council
 
Co-sponsors: NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, Asian/Pacific/American Institute (A/P/A), Center for Latin American and Caribbean (CLACS), Cinema Studies, Environmental Studies, Glucksman Ireland House, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, Jonathan M. Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism, Native American, Indigenous Students’ Group (NAISG); and Irish Screen America, NY Wild Film Festival, NY Royal Norwegian Consulate General, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. 

FRIDAY, MARCH 3

Presented with Reel Abilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival, March 2–8, a showcase of award-winning films by and about people with disabilities. www.reelabilities.org.

2:30–4:30PM @ BELLEVUE HOSPITAL CENTER, SAUL FARBER AUDITORIUM, 462 FIRST AVENUE AT 27TH STREET

NISE: The Heart of Madness (108 min, 2016, Dir: Roberto Berliner)

A narrative film set in the 1950s about a psychiatrist in Brazil who convinces modern art museums to open their doors to unknown artists suffering from schizophrenia to resounding critical acclaim

 

6–8 PM @ NYU JOURNALISM, 20 COOPER SQUARE, 7TH FLOOR COMMONS

SWIM TEAM (100 min, 2016, Dir: Lara Stolman)

A documentary about the struggles and triumphs of 3 young athletes with autism. Post-screening discussion with the documentary’s protagonists.

CO-SPONSORS: NYU’S COUNCIL FOR THE STUDY OF DISABILITY, CHILD STUDY CENTER, AND JOURNALISM

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 7:30-9 PM

THURSDAY / FEBRUARY 2 / 7:30-9 PM

DEPARTMENT OF ART HISTORY

SILVER CENTER, ROOM 300
100 WASHINGTON SQUARE EAST

MODEST LIVELIHOOD (50 min, 2012, Dirs: Brian Jungen and Duane Linklater)

This experimental work by indigenous artists BRIAN JUNGEN (Dane-zaa) and DUANE LINKLATER (Omaskêko Cree) takes self-determination over First Nations lands as its central concern.

On the occasion of Duane Linklater’s solo exhibition From Our Hands NYU Steinhart’s 80WSE Gallery December 8 2016 – February 18 2017.

Screening followed by a discussion with filmmaker Duane Linklater and Hrag Vartanian, founder/editor of Hyperallergic.

Co-sponsor: Native American and Indigenous Students’ Group at NYU

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 1-6 PM

Friday / January 27 / 1pm – 6pm

NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Dean’s Conference Room 721 Broadway, 12th Floor

NEW WORLD ORDERS: Coloniality, Intimacy, and Disability

A symposium pairing recent work in critical indigenous and race studies with disability and queer theories. Featuring MEL CHEN, JASBIR PUAR, MARK RIFKIN, C. RILEY SNORTON, AIMEE BAHNG, and IVAN RAMOS with artists CANDICE LIN abd XANDRA IBARRA

Please e-mail AskNewWorldOrders@gmail.com with requests for accommodations.

RSVP/Register for the event

SPONSORS: NYU’S ART & PUBLIC POLICY; ASIAN/PACIFIC/AMERICAN INSTITUTE; COUNCIL FOR THE STUDY OF DISABILITY; CENTER FOR THE HUMANITIES; VICE PROVOST’S OFFICE FOR FACULTY, ARTS, HUMANITIES, AND DIVERSITY; AND THE DEAN’S OFFICE AT TISCH. CO-SPONSORS: CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF GENDER AND SEXUALITY; CENTER FOR MEDIA, CULTURE AND HISTORY; SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ANALYSIS; PERFORMANCE STUDIES; SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE; CENTER FOR MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION AND PROGRAMS; MEDIA, CULTURE, AND COMMUNICATION; THE HEMISPHERIC INSTITUTE; AND THE CENTER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND GLOBAL JUSTICE, NYU SCHOOL OF LAW.

*Image Credit: Candice Lin

 
 

FRIDAY-SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11-12

NATIVE AMERICAN AND INDIGENOUS STUDENT GROUP @ NYU PRESENTS
THE 3RD ANNUAL NATIVE + INDIGENOUS FILM FESTIVAL 

(note: no rsvp necessary, events are first come, first seated)

Friday @ Casa Italiana, 24 West 12th St.
6:30 PM: Opening Night Film Screening: 

THE SEVENTH FIRE (76 min)
When gang leader Rob Brown is sentenced to prison for a fifth time, he must confront his role in bringing violent drug culture into his beloved American Indian community in northern Minnesota. As Rob reckons with his past, his seventeen-year-old protégé, Kevin, dreams of the future: becoming the most powerful and feared Native gangster on the reservation. From executive producers Terrence Malick, Natalie Portman, and Chris Eyre comes this haunting and unflinching debut feature directed by Jack Pettibone Riccobono. Post-screening discussion with Director Jack Riccobono

Saturday @ NYU Tisch School of the Arts, 721 Broadway, Film & TV
Room 006

12:00– 1:00 PM: Indigenous Artist Spotlight with actress Tanis Parenteau
Moderated by Angelo Baca

tanis-parenteau
Photo courtesy of tanisparenteau.com

1 – 2:15 PM: Native Short Films 
Moderated by Andrew Okpeaha Maclean 

2:15 – 2:45 PM: break

2:45 – 4 PM: Transiciones y Tradiciones: Latin American Shorts – Moderated by Genesis Tuyuc

4 pm – 5:30 PM: Our Land: Relations and Resistance
Moderated by Teresa Montoya 

5:30 – 7 PM: Hawaiian Dinner Celebration

Co-sponsors: NYU Department of Anthropology, Center for Media, Culture and History (CMCH), Asian/Pacific/American Institute (A/p/A), Gallatin School of Individualized Study, La Herencia Latina Club, and Hawaii Club; and the New York Women’s Foundation and American Indian Community House.

This year’s festival is held in honor of Helen Yellowman, grandmother of filmmaker and NAISG co-president Angelo Baca, who recently passed on November 2, 2016.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 10AM – 4PM

NEW EVENT LOCATION: 
Lipton Hall, NYU Law School
108 W 3rd Street
(between MacDougal and Sullivan Streets)

The Humanitarian Condition: Refugees, Migrants, and the Politics of Humanitarianism in the Middle East

Lecturers:

Lori Allen (Anthropology, SOAS, University of London)

Ilana Feldman (Anthropology, History, and International Affairs, George Washington University)

Timothy Nunan (International and Area Studies, Harvard University)

Ayse Parla (Anthropology, Sabanci University)

Miriam Ticktin (Anthropology, The New School)

Keith Watenpaugh (Human Rights Studies, University of California, Davis)

Presented by the Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies

Co-sponsors: Urban Democracy Lab; Department of Anthropology

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 6-8 PM

Cinema Studies, Michelson Theater

721 Broadway, 6th Floor

BREAKING THE FRAME (Dir: Marielle Nitoslawska, 100 min., 2014)

Documentary about artist and filmmaker Carolee Schneemann. Presented by the Grey Art Gallery in association with their fall exhibit, “A Feast of Astonishments: Charlotte Moorman and the Avante-Garde, 1960s-1980s”. Discussion follows screening with B. RUBY RICH (Film & Digital Media and Social Documentation, University of California, Santa Cruz).