List of Events

ICAL
    • The Men in the Tree
    • When: January 31, 2003 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Where: Kevorkian Center Screening Room, 50 Washington Square South at 255 Sullivan Street, New York University
    • Summary: In 1993, Lalit Vachani completed The Boys in the Branch, a documentary about the indoctrination of young Hindu boys by a branch of the RSS, India’s foremost Hindu fundamentalist group. Eight years later, Vachani revisited the subjects of his earlier film, illuminating the conditions enabling the rise of the RSS and its Hindutva ideology.
    • World Trade Center
    • When: February 18, 2003 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Where: 721 Broadway, Performance Studies Studio, New York
    • Summary: In Manipur, in the remote Uplands of north-eastern India, the events of September 11 inspired an unusual response: a traditional courtyard theater piece called World Trade Center, performed by an all-male acting and singing troupe.
    • An Extremely Forthcoming Presentation on Secrecy
    • When: February 20, 2003 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Where: King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center Screening Room, 53 Washington Square South, New York
    • Summary: Julia Meltzer and David Thorne will show excerpts from two projects in their Speculative Archive Files series: In light of recent events and A document with the following title.
    • Spanish Transterrados
    • When: February 27, 2003 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Where: King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center Screening Room, 53 Washington Square South, New York
    • Summary: This film tells the dramatic stories of a group of refugees from the Spanish Civil War who arrived in Chile in the 1930s, eventually becoming key contributors to education, art, and history in their adopted country.
    • Youth Under Fire: Islam, Minorities, and the Sudanese Civil War
    • When: February 28, 2003 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: Kevorkian Center Screening Room, 50 Washington Square South at 255 Sullivan Street, New York University
    • Summary: This trilogy follows the last decade of the Sudanese civil war, and the struggle between the Islamic state and Nuba, Dinka and other non-Muslim tribal communities.
    • The Odds of Recovery
    • When: March 28, 2003 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Where: 721 Broadway, Room 656, New York
    • Summary: Experimental filmmaker Su Friedrich offers a poignant and witty chronicle of her journey through six surgeries, and the social, psychological and economic obstacles to healing she encounters.
    • Oja de Agua: Video México Indígena
    • When: April 4, 2003 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Where: 721 Broadway, Performance Studies Studio, New York
    • Summary: Fabiola Gervacio Candido (Mixe),Mariano Estrada Aguilar (Tseltsal), and Jose Luis Matias Alonso (Nahua) will show their work and discuss media production in their communities and their involvement in environmental, cultural and political realities.
    • Matters of Race: The Changing Face of America
    • When: September 18, 2003 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Where: Cantor Film Center, 10 E 8th Street, New York, NY, United States, 10003
    • Summary: This documentary series challenges audiences to reconsider the architecture of race, its role in our democracy, and its relationship to power in America.
    • Like Niobe All Tears: Reflections on Memorials and 9/11
    • When: October 2, 2003 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    • Where: 721 Broadway, Dean's Conference Room, New York
    • Summary: Literary scholar Geoffrey Hartman, founder of the Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies at Yale University, will discuss “the shapes of memory” and the monumentalization of grief.
    • Resisting Paradise
    • When: October 17, 2003 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Where: 721 Broadway, Room 656, New York
    • Summary: The resistance of a small group of women in Provence who assisted Jews is contrasted with Matisse and other artists who continued to paint landscapes during the Vichy period and Nazi occupation.
    • If Gods are at War, What are the Peace Conditions?
    • When: October 20, 2003 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, New York
    • Summary: Anthropologist Bruno Latour critically explores the intersections of science, culture, and belief, most recently in the exhibition Iconoclash: Beyond the Image Wars in Science, Religion, and Art.
    • Margaret Mead Film and Video Festival
    • When: November 6, 2003 - November 9, 2003
    • Where: American Museum of Natural History, 79th Street and Central Park West
    • Summary: This acclaimed documentary film festival, now in its 27th year, showcases the best in world cinema from the ethnographic to the experimental, featuring discussions and panels with producers and directors.
    • Wander
    • When: November 21, 2003 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Where: Kevorkian Center Screening Room, 50 Washington Square South at 255 Sullivan Street, New York University
    • Summary: The filmmaker’s search for a former Palestinian employee of her family takes her from the Middle East to the U.S.
    • Native American Film and Video Festival
    • When: December 4, 2003 - December 7, 2003
    • Where: National Museum of the American Indian, The George Gustav Heye Center, 1 Bowling Green, New York, United States
    • Summary: Showcasing outstanding new productions by indigenous media makers throughout the Americas.
    • How to Behave: The Films of Tran Van Thuy
    • When: December 4, 2003 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center Screening Room, 53 Washington Square South, New York
    • Summary: The reflective, self-critical fiction and documentary films of Tran Van Thuy comprise a running commentary on post-1975 Vietnam society.
    • Morning Sun
    • When: December 5, 2003 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Where: Cantor Film Center, 10 E 8th Street, New York, NY, United States, 10003
    • Summary: An inner history of the Cultural Revolution that charts the psychological and emotional landscape of high-Maoist China, featuring personal stories of families caught up in this tumultuous period, as well as propaganda films never before seen in the West.
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