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November 19, 2015 - 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Film Colloquium: Luc Vancheri


Film Analysis and Analytical Iconology

Luc Vancheri

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November 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
An American in Madras (dir. Karan Bali)

The University of Pittsburgh Film Studies Program presents a screening of


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October 30, 2015 - 4:00pm
Tom Lamarre

"Everyday Media Comportment: Living between Infrastructures"

This presentation proposes to explore the relations between three distinct yet overlapping infrastructures in...

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October 23, 2015 - 5:00pm
Xu Xing

Filmmaker visit with Screening!


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October 15, 2015 - 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Film Colloquium: Shalini Ayyagari

Dancing in the Desert: Women’s Bodies and Gender Representations in Contemporary Hindi Cinema

In this talk,...

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October 13, 2015 - 5:00pm
Kevin B. Lee

The Art of the Video Essay

Kevin B. Lee is a filmmaker, film critic and producer of nearly 200 video essays exploring film and media. He is Founding Editor and Chief...

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October 2, 2015 (All day) to October 3, 2015 (All day)
Screening Politics: Affect, Identity, and Uprising

KEYNOTE: Meghan Sutherland

Meghan Sutherland is Associate Professor of Cinema & Visual Studies at the University of Toronto and a founding co-editor of the online journal ...

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September 29, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
"Salvation Army" with Abdellah Taia

Sponsored by GSWS, Film Studies

Abdellah is a young gay man navigating the sexual, racial and political climate of Morocco. Growing...

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September 24, 2015 - 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Film Colloquium: Birkbeck Roundtable

Pittsburgh Film colloquium


“The Pitt-Birkbeck Collaboration: Catching Up and Looking Ahead.” 

A roundtable discussion...

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September 17, 2015 (All day) to September 19, 2015 (All day)

Women and the Silent Screen is an international biannual conference of film scholars, historians, and archivists dedicated to documenting the central...

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September 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
Asian Studies Center and the...
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May 4, 2015 (All day) to May 9, 2015 (All day)
Russian Film Symposium

The seventeenth annual Russian Film Symposium, “Red Empire Reloaded,” will be held on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh ...

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April 24, 2015 - 2:30pm
End-of-the-Year Book Celebration

Please come celebrate the end of the academic year and recently published books by our faculty! Graduate students will introduce each book and then moderate a Q&A with the faculty authors....

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April 8, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Key Works with Lucy Fischer

Key Works Wednesday presents Susan Sontag’s On Photography


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March 26, 2015 - 7:45pm to 9:30pm
Film Studies Reception Pitt @ SCMS


All graduate students, faculty, alumni/ae, and friends of the program are invited! Feel free to pass this invitation on to...

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