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Double Indemnity (1944)
La Poison (1951)
The Fugitive Kind (1960)
Memories of Underdevelopment (1968)
Rushmore (1998)
Phoenix (2014)

Film Studies

Film History Discussion Series:
1945-Present

10 Mondays, January 22 to March 25, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm  
Instructor: Andrew J. Douglas, Ph.D., Deputy Director, BMFI and Jacob Mazer, Director of Programming and Education, BMFI

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 France, Cuba, Poland, Taiwan, and Germany. Films scheduled to be discussed are: 

January 22: Double Indemnity (Billy Wilder, US, 1944)
January 29: La Poison (Sacha Guitry, France, 1951)
February 5: The Fugitive Kind (Sidney Lumet, US, 1960)
February 12: Memories of Underdevelopment (Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Cuba, 1968)
February 19: Harlan County, USA (Barbara Kopple, US, 1976)
February 26: Blind Chance (Krzysztof Kieślowski, Poland, 1987)
March 4: Rushmore (Wes Anderson, US, 1998)
March 11: Millennium Mambo (Hou Hsiao-hsien, Taiwan, 2001)
March 18: Doubt (John Patrick Shanley, US, 2008)
March 25: Phoenix (Christian Petzold, Germany, 2014) 


Course Information

$200 for members, $265 for non-members; no "a la carte" enrollment.

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Schedule
  • Monday, March 4 · 12:00 pm
  • Monday, March 11 · 12:00 pm
  • Monday, March 18 · 12:00 pm
  • Monday, March 25 · 12:00 pm
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