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Bright Leaves

Bright Leaves

by Ross McElwee
Introduction by Oskar Hallberg
Thursday 8 June 2017
7pm

Bright Leaves (2003), 105 min

Bright Leaves describes a journey taken across the social, economic, and psychological tobacco terrain of North Carolina by Ross McElwee, a native Carolinian whose great-grandfather… »

Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania

Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania

by Jonas Mekas
Introduction by Oskar Hallberg
Tuesday 6 December 2016
7pm

Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania (1972), 88 min

A film diary divided into three episodes. After a twenty-seven year absence, Adolfas and his brother Jonas returned to their birthplace… »

No Home Movie

No Home Movie

by Chantal Akerman
Introduction by Oskar Hallberg
Thursday 9 June 2016
7pm

No Home Movie (2015), 115 min

“This film is above all about my mother, my mother who is no longer with us. About this woman who arrived in Belgium in… »

An Injury to One

An Injury to One

by Travis Wilkerson
Introduction by Oskar Hallberg
Tuesday 12 April 2016
7pm

An Injury to One (2002), 53 min

An Injury to One reconstructs the unsolved murder of union organizer Frank Little in Butte, Montana, and provides a corrective—and absolutely compelling—glimpse of… »

Appunti per un'Orestiade africana

Appunti per un’Orestiade africana

by Pier Paolo Pasolini
Introduction by Oskar Hallberg
Thursday 11 February 2016
7pm

Appunti per un’Orestiade africana / Notes for an African Orestes (1970), 71 min

A film about an idea for a film never made: Pasolini journeys to post-colonial Africa to develop… »