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Paradise Now (2005)


Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present

10 Mondays, January 28 to April 1, noon to 3:00 pm
Instructor: Andrew J. Douglas, Ph.D., Director of Education, BMFI
Location: Theater 3
Cost: $200 for members, $225 for non-members (no "a la carte" enrollment)
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Join us for a series of discussions charting a course through the post-World War II history of motion pictures. We will take a chronological tour of international cinema, including stops in Italy, the USSR, France, and Palestine. Films scheduled to be discussed are:

Jan. 28: Green for Danger (Sidney Gilliat, UK, 1946)

Feb. 4: Umberto D. (Vittorio De Sica, Italy, 1952)

Feb. 11: Imitation of Life (Douglas Sirk, US, 1959)

Feb. 18: The Naked Kiss (Samuel Fuller, US, 1964)

Feb. 25: The Ascent (Larisa Shepitko, USSR, 1977)

March 4: L’argent (Robert Bresson, France, 1983)

March 11: Desert Hearts (Donna Deitch, US, 1985)

March 18: A Brief History of Time (Errol Morris, US, 1991)

March 25: Paradise Now (Hany Abu-Assad, Palestine, 2005)

April 1: A Serious Man (Joel Coen & Ethan Coen, US, 2009)


Sessions · Click to add to calendar
  • Monday, January 28
    12:00pm 2019-01-28 12:00:00 2019-01-28 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, February 4
    12:00pm 2019-02-04 12:00:00 2019-02-04 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, February 11
    12:00pm 2019-02-11 12:00:00 2019-02-11 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, February 18
    12:00pm 2019-02-18 12:00:00 2019-02-18 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, February 25
    12:00pm 2019-02-25 12:00:00 2019-02-25 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, March 4
    12:00pm 2019-03-04 12:00:00 2019-03-04 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, March 11
    12:00pm 2019-03-11 12:00:00 2019-03-11 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, March 18
    12:00pm 2019-03-18 12:00:00 2019-03-18 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, March 25
    12:00pm 2019-03-25 12:00:00 2019-03-25 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Monday, April 1
    12:00pm 2019-04-01 12:00:00 2019-04-01 15:00:00 America/New_York Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present http://brynmawrfilm.org:443/class/2571/film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571?id=2571&keyword=film-history-discussion-series-1945-present-2571 Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA