Cinematheque

  • Mike Curb College logo, Armer Theater logo, Dept Chair Jon Stahl interviewing Darren Star in the Armer Theater

Public Screenings - March 2013

 

The following screenings are open to the campus community and to the general public. Admission is free.

 

Decalogue dvd cover
Thurs, Mar 7 -- 7 PM

KRZYSZTOF KIEŚLOWSKI RETROSPECTIVE

Decalogue III & IV (Dekalog III & IV) (1988) -- 120 mins.

The Decalogue continues with the next two episodes, Decalogue III, which tells the story of a chance encounter between a married man and his former lover, and Decalogue IV, where Kieślowski takes on the commandment to honor one’s mother and father.

Decalogue dvd cover
Thurs, Mar 14 -- 7 PM

KRZYSZTOF KIEŚLOWSKI RETROSPECTIVE

Decalogue V & VI (Dekalog V & VI) (1988) -- 120 mins.

Decalogue V & VI continue Kieślowski’s Decalogue with two episodes that were later expanded into longer feature films. Decalogue V deals with the commandment against killing and Decalogue VI addresses the commandment against adultery.

Decalogue dvd cover
Thurs, Mar 21 -- 7 PM

KRZYSZTOF KIEŚLOWSKI RETROSPECTIVE

Decalogue VII & VIII (Dekalog VII & VIII) (1988) -- 120 mins.

The Decalogue continues with episodes seven and eight of the series. Decalogue VII concerns a woman abducting her own child, who has been raised by her parents as her sister, and Decalogue VIII is about the complicated issue of bearing false witness.

Decalogue dvd cover
Thurs, Mar 28 -- 7 PM

KRZYSZTOF KIEŚLOWSKI RETROSPECTIVE

Decalogue IX & X (Dekalog IX & X) (1988) -- 120 mins.

The Decalogue series concludes with Kieślowski taking on the coveting of another’s wife in Decalogue IX, and the coveting of goods in Decalogue X. A powerful pair of films to close-out the series in a playful way and with a darkly comedic flourish.