List of Events

ICAL
    • At Home with Their Books: Artist’s Talk with Elena Climent
    • When: January 29, 2009 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: 19 University Place, New York
    • Summary: NYC-based Mexican artist Elena Climent discusses her 5-part mural painted on the walls of 19 University Place, depicting the writing spaces of famous NY writers.
    • In Search of Bene Israel
    • When: February 6, 2009 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Where: Kevorkian Center Screening Room, 50 Washington Square South at 255 Sullivan Street, New York University
    • Summary: Documentary filmmaker and writer Sadia Shepard grew up in the US with a Muslim mother, Christian father and Jewish grandmother. In 2001 she journeyed to India to connect with her grandmother’s Indian Jewish community.
    • Female Trouble: Women’s Representation in Iranian Cinema
    • When: February 13, 2009 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Where: Kevorkian Center Screening Room, 50 Washington Square South at 255 Sullivan Street, New York University
    • Summary: A leading scholar on exilic and diasporic cinema and media, Naficy examines the ideological work surrounding the filmic representation of women and their participation as filmmakers in this new era of Iranian cinema.
    • A Jihad for Love
    • When: February 27, 2009 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    • Where: Kevorkian Center Screening Room, 50 Washington Square South at 255 Sullivan Street, New York University
    • Summary: Muslim gay filmmaker Parvez Sharma filmed in twelve countries and nine languages, often in nations where government permission to make this film was not an option.
    • Naked: Inside and Out: A Triple Feature
    • When: March 2, 2009 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Where: 19 University Place, New York
    • Summary: In this extraordinary documentary six people share their feelings about their bodies.
    • 4th Native American Film + Video Festival
    • When: March 26, 2009 - March 29, 2009
    • Where: National Museum of the American Indian, The George Gustav Heye Center, 1 Bowling Green, New York, United States
    • Summary: Celebrating 30 years of screening outstanding Native film and media.
    • US Premiere: Half Moon Files
    • When: March 26, 2009 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    • Where: Michelson Theater, Department of Cinema Studies, 721 Broadway, 6th Floor
    • Summary: In this experimental search “The Halfmoon Files,” Philip Scheffner traces prisoners at the Halfmoon prisoner of war camp in Germany during World War I to the origin of their recording.
    • Three Modalities of Ethics
    • When: April 2, 2009 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, New York
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    • Take Out
    • When: April 9, 2009 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    • Where: Cantor Film Center, 10 E 8th Street, New York, NY, United States, 10003
    • Summary: This film presents an unvarnished view of a day in the harsh life of Ming Ding, an illegal Chinese immigrant and deliveryman for a NYC Chinese take-out shop. Post screening discussion with the filmmakers.
    • Sync or Swim
    • When: May 1, 2009 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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    • Summary: An in-depth look at a marginal sport: U.S.A.’s top synchronized swimmers endure rigorous training and overcome unthinkable obstacles to compete for Olympic glory.
    • Showing Too Much, Showing Too Little
    • When: September 17, 2009 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Where: Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, New York
    • Summary: Showing Too Much, Showing Too Little: The Predicament of Aboriginal Painting in Central Australia
    • Loretta Todd
    • When: September 25, 2009 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Where: 25 Waverly Place, Kriser Room, New York, NY
    • Summary: A seminar with First Nations filmmaker, writer, and activist Loretta Todd
    • Project Kashmir
    • When: October 2, 2009 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    • Where: Kevorkian Center Screening Room, 50 Washington Square South at 255 Sullivan Street, New York University
    • Summary: Two American friends from opposite sides of the divide investigate the war in Kashmir and find their friendship tested over deeply rooted political, cultural, and religious biases they never had to face in the U.S.
    • Flow
    • When: October 6, 2009 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Where: Cantor Film Center, 10 E 8th Street, New York, NY, United States, 10003
    • Summary: In a post-screening panel, the director will be joined by McGhee professor Godfrey Roberts, Mechthild Schmidt, and Veena Thadani
    • All these dots are making me dizzy
    • When: October 22, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    • Where: Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, NY, NY 10003, United States
    • Summary: All these dots are making me dizzy: An Indigenous Perspective on the Australian Western Desert Dot Painting Movement
    • Landscapes of Longing
    • When: November 5, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    • Where: Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, NY, NY 10003, United States
    • Summary: Landscapes of Longing: Place and Image in the Early Papunya Boards
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