Film Events

Katherine Dunham: Film Screening and Discussion

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Katherine Dunham

Black History Month

Please join Africana Studies Professor Aimee Glocke for a celebration of the works of Katherine Dunahm. Dunham was a dancer, choreographer and anthropologist noted for her innovative interpretations of ritualistic and ethnic dances. Read more


Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm


The dramatic story of a political dynasty whose ethical ideals and public service influenced world and domestic affairs for decades: Henry Morgenthau, Sr., Ambassador to Turkey during the years of the Armenian Genocide, to FDR Cabinet member Henry Morgenthau, Jr., and, finally, Robert M. Morgenthau, U.S. and District Attorney in New York from     1962-2009.  Photos, video footage, and interviews with noted public figures make this film a vivid and insightful journey through 20th century history.   Read more

"Scott Pilgrim vs the World" launches Comics on Screen film series

Monday, September 28, 2015 - 7:30pm

Scott Pilgrim vs the World

Edgar Wright’s cult favorite, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), was adapted from Bryan Lee O’Malley’s popular graphic novel series (2004-2010). The film, scripted by Wright and Michael Bacall, stars Michael Cera and Mary Elizabeth Winstead. Film, anime, videogame, and comics influences collide in this comedic martial arts, rock ‘n’ roll fantasy. Read more