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April 14, 2016 (All day) to April 15, 2016 (All day)
Pitt-Lyon 2 Colloquium

Auteurism Then and Now

Tentative speaker list:

Antoine de Baecque (École normale supérieure)
John Mowitt (University of Leeds)

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April 13, 2016 - 6:00pm
Architecture and Place in British Documentary Television: Engaging and Experiencing Buildings

This is a group of screenings and panel discussion about the function, uses, and aesthetics of documentaries about architecture, space, and siting on British television. It connects to a season of...

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April 11, 2016 (All day)
Screening: Tilda Swinton film TBA

Details: TBA

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April 8, 2016 (All day)
Bodies in Motion

Art exhibit and lecture.

More details to be announced.

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March 17, 2016 - 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Film Colloquium: Brent Malin

Title: "Ambiguous Materialism: Social Context and the Vague Ontology of Media Objects”

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March 1, 2016 - 6:00pm
Yiman Wang

“Who is Not Afraid of Contaminated Pleasure?: Anna May Wong’s Thrilling Tear”

More information coming soon!


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February 25, 2016 - 5:00pm to February 26, 2016 - 12:00pm
Digital Storytelling Series View >
February 18, 2016 - 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Film Colloquium: Laura C. Brown

States of Suspension in Tamil Nadu, India: 

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January 21, 2016 - 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Film Colloquium: Diana Anselmo-Sequeira

"An Intimate Following:
Homoeroticism in Movie-Loving Girls’ Personal Fan Archives, 1910-1919"

Diana Anselmo-Sequeira is...

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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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