Archive for April, 2012

UCLA’s Documentary Salon: A Tribute to Chris Marker (5/8)

For more details on the screenings, visit the UCLA GSA website here. Event Date: May 8, 2012 – 7:30pm Location: The James Bridges Theater, Melnitz Hall 1409, UCLA Featuring: ONE DAY IN THE LIFE OF ANDREI ARSENEVICH (Chris Marker, 1999) and TO CHRIS MARKER, AN UNSENT LETTER (Emiko Omori, 2012) Co-Curated by Marina Goldovskaya and Samuel B. […]

The Film Society of Lincoln Center on the death of Amos Vogel

BY EUGENE HERNANDEZ The leading figure of modern American film culture, a rebellious champion of independent and international cinema and the co-founder of the New York Film Festival, Amos Vogel died yesterday in New York, the city where – in 1947 – he created the landmark film society Cinema 16. From basement screenings in the […]

From dGenerate Films: Cinema Scope Magazine Honors Chinese Filmmakers

To celebrate its 50th issue, Cinema Scope has compiled a list of fifty directors under 50 who represent “the future of cinema.” Much to the pride and delight of all those who champion Chinese voices in contemporary cinema, Cinema Scope has chosen to honor several significant Chinese filmmakers: Liu Jiayin, director of Oxhide and Oxhide II, Zhao Liang, director of Petition and Crime and Punishment, Pema Tseden the Tibetan director of Old […]

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