Film

2018 Mar 27

Lecture: “You Are (Not Really) Here: The Art of Mapping Fiction and Film”

5:30pm

Location: 

Lamont Library, Forum Room, followed by a viewing of the exhibition "Landmarks: Maps as Literary Illustration" and reception, Houghton Library

“You Are (Not Really) Here: The Art of Mapping Fiction and Film”Artist, freelance illustrator and educator Andrew DeGraff discusses how objective can a mapper be when the subject itself is subjective? It is an exercise that is revealing of the artist, the storyteller, and the story itself as the story is translated from medium to medium.

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2018 Feb 08

Screening and Talk: Lynn Hershman Leeson

6:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts

In collaboration with Theater, Dance & Media, Harvard University and the ICA/Boston exhibition Art in the Age of the Internet, 1989 to Today.

Presented by: Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Admission: Free and open to the public
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2018 Jan 31

Preview Screening: The Burning Child

6:00pm

Location: 

Menschel Hall, Lower Level, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy St

The Harvard Art Museums proudly present an exclusive test screening of the film The Burning Child. Devised and directed by Joseph Leo Koerner, the Victor S. Thomas Professor of the History of Art and Architecture at Harvard, the film—still in progress—is the culmination of the Vienna Project at Harvard, a scholarly and artistic collaboration that explores Vienna at the turn of the last century through the lens of home and homemaking. The project is funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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2018 Apr 02

Wide Angle: The Norton Lectures on Cinema | Wim Wenders

Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Apr 09 2018 .
4:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

The Norton Professors in 2018 are Agnès Varda (February 26 and February 27), Wim Wenders(April 2 and April 9), and Frederick Wiseman (January 29 and February 5). 

Presented by: Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard
Tickets: All six lectures are FREE, but tickets are required.... Read more about Wide Angle: The Norton Lectures on Cinema | Wim Wenders

2018 Feb 26

Wide Angle: The Norton Lectures on Cinema | Agnès Varda

Repeats every day until Tue Feb 27 2018 .
4:40pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

The Norton Professors in 2018 are Agnès Varda (February 26 and February 27), Wim Wenders (April 2 and April 9), and Frederick Wiseman (January 29 and February 5). 

Presented by: Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard
Tickets: All six lectures are FREE, but tickets are required.... Read more about Wide Angle: The Norton Lectures on Cinema | Agnès Varda

2018 Jan 29

Wide Angle: The Norton Lectures on Cinema | Frederick Wiseman

Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Feb 05 2018 .
4:00pm

4:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

The Norton Professors in 2018 are Agnès Varda (February 26 and February 27), Wim Wenders (April 2 and April 9), and Frederick Wiseman (January 29 and February 5). 

Presented by: Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard
Tickets: All six lectures are FREE, but tickets are required.... Read more about Wide Angle: The Norton Lectures on Cinema | Frederick Wiseman

2018 Mar 06

Hollywood 101: How to Break into Film, TV, Agenting, Management, and More - Mar. 6

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St

Wondering how to get your first job in Hollywood? Join us for a discussion with alum and Harvardwood 101 Director Amit Samuel on the ins and outs, dos and don'ts, and how to leverage the Harvard network to get your foot in the door. Come with your questions!

Presented by Office of Career Services
ADMISSION: Free; open to Harvard students only. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND...

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2017 Nov 30

Seminar with filmmaker Blake Farber - Nov. 30

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Adams House Pool Theatre

Come hear Blake Farber, NYC-based self-taught filmmaker, talk about his adventures working with Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, Nike, Rayban, the Olympics and the experience of having the building he was using in Brazil to shoot a music video taken over by 20 armed gunmen.

Presented by: Avanti Nagral '20
Admission: Free and open to all, space is limited. RSVP via this link... Read more about Seminar with filmmaker Blake Farber - Nov. 30

2017 Oct 28

Altered States Films: Barbarella and Monkey on My Back

7:00pm to 10:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Film Archive, Carpenter Center, 24 Quincy St.

Barbarella (1968)As the final piece in the Harvard Film Archives’s tribute to Houghton Library on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of its founding, the HFA and library present Barbarella and Monkey on My Back, two very special films that typify the spirit of Houghton’s major fall exhibition Altered States: Sex, Drugs, and Transcendence in the Ludlow-Santo Domingo Library. The exhibition will be open for a special pre-screening viewing from 5:45 to 6:45pm, and both films will be introduced by the exhibition’s curator Leslie A. Morris, Curator of Modern Books and Manuscripts, Houghton Library.

Presented by: Harvard Film Archive
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