Film

2017 Jan 26

Talk + Screening: Katy Grannan: The Nine

6:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy St., Level 0, Lecture Hall

Presented by: Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Admission: Free
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Screening of The Nine, 2016 (98 min)
Conversation with the filmmaker Katy Grannan and Dru Donovan

Photographer and filmmaker Katy Grannan will present her first feature film The Nine, followed by a conversation with Fall 2016 Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, Dru Donovan.... Read more about Talk + Screening: Katy Grannan: The Nine

2017 Feb 09

Eva Hesse: Film Screening and Discussion

Repeats on the fourth Monday of March until Mon Mar 27 2017 .
6:00pm to 8:30pm

6:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

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

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free admission. See website for museum admission.
Film showings: Dec. 9, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, Mar. 10, Apr. 7
Museum Hours: Open daily 10am–5pm
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The documentary Eva Hesse, by Marcie Begleiter (2016), investigates the life and artistic practice of one of the most influential and experimental artists of the last half-century. Emerging from the male-dominated artistic milieu of 1960s minimalism, Hesse created work that pushed new boundaries as she deliberately chose complicated and often impermanent materials for her sculptures.... Read more about Eva Hesse: Film Screening and Discussion

2016 Dec 06

Hedy Lamarr Achievement Award for Emerging Leaders in Entertainment Technology

9:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Apply by mail

Presented by: DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group
Deadline to submit completed application: February 17, 2017
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DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group is pleased to announce the inauguration of an annual student award of $25,000, the "Hedy Lamarr Achievement Award for Emerging Leaders in Entertainment Technology," which recognizes female college students in their Junior...

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2016 Dec 06

Film Screening: Composed, A Documentary Feature

6:00pm

Location: 

Askwith Hall, Longfellow ​Hall​, Harvard Graduate School of Education, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge

Presented by: Harvard's Mind Brain Behavior Music/Scientist Faculty Interest group, Office for the Arts at Harvard and Arts In Education at Harvard Graduate School of Education
Admission: Free and open to the public; RSVP requested.

Composed is a documentary which explores performance anxiety. The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion on Music Education...

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2017 Jan 19

Wintersession workshop: “TV DIRECTING—AN INTRO TO NARRATIVE”

Repeats every day until Fri Jan 20 2017 .
10:00am to 4:30pm

10:00am to 4:30pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts

Dates: January 19-20
Days/Times: Thursday-Friday, 10 am-12:30 pm & 2-4:30 pm each day
Level/Requirements: No previous experience in directing required
InstructorClaudia Weill ’69, director of film (“Girlfriends,” “It’s My Turn,” “The Other Half of the Sky: A China Memoir”), TV (“Sesame Street,” “Girls,” “thirtysomething,” “My So-Called Life”), and theater (Williamstown Theater Festival, Sundance, Public Theatre, Pasadena Playhouse, Irish Repertory Theatre)
Enrollment limited to 12 Harvard students (participants must attend all four sessions); register now>... Read more about Wintersession workshop: “TV DIRECTING—AN INTRO TO NARRATIVE”

2017 Jan 18

Wintersession workshop: "MURDER MOST FOUL—AND FILMABLE"

Repeats every day, 2 times .
10:00am to 5:00pm

10:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

TBA

Dates: January 18-19
Days/Times: Wednesday-Thursday, 10 am-5 pm
Level/Requirements: All levels welcome; participants must provide a camera, or a phone with a camera, and a laptop for transferring captured media; familiarity with video editing software such as iMovie is helpful but not required.
InstructorRodman Flender ’84, film and TV director/producer/writer, Dimension TV’s "Scream, the TV Series,” HBO’s “Tales From the Crypt,” Califilm’s "The Unborn” 
Enrollment limited to 15 Harvard students; register now>... Read more about Wintersession workshop: "MURDER MOST FOUL—AND FILMABLE"

2016 Dec 16

Modern Art in Technicolor: Art, Film, and American Identity

2:00pm to 4:15pm

Location: 

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

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free with museums admission. See website for museum admission.
Dec. 16 film: John Frankenheimer's The Manchurian Candidate, 1962 (126 min.; black and white). Before the screening, view Andy Warhol’s Lenin (in Gallery 3610, on Level 3).
Museum Hours: Open daily 10am–5pm
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Focusing on postwar American art and film, this series examines the formation of national identity. Each screening pairs a work from the museums’ modern and contemporary art collection with a film that speaks to its concerns. As in any dialogue, the conversation goes both ways: as the chosen artworks reveal hidden complexities in apparently simple films, the selected films use narrative to tease out and make apparent the aesthetic and social ambitions of art.... Read more about Modern Art in Technicolor: Art, Film, and American Identity

2016 Dec 09

Film: Doris Salcedo’s Public Works

Repeats on the second Friday of January, February, March until Fri Apr 07 2017 . Also includes Fri Apr 07 2017.
2:00pm to 2:30pm

2:00pm to 2:30pm
2:00pm to 2:30pm
2:00pm to 2:30pm
2:00pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

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

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free admission. See website for museum admission.
Film showings: Dec. 9, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, Mar. 10, Apr. 7
Museum Hours: Open daily 10am–5pm
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2016 Dec 01

FILM: Lightbox Gallery Screening: COMPULSIVE PRACTICE

10:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Lightbox Gallery (Level 5), Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy St

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free with museums admission
COMPULSIVE PRACTICE will screen on loop in the Lightbox Gallery (Level 5) throughout the day.
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For the 2016 Day Without Art, Visual AIDS presents COMPULSIVE PRACTICE (2016), a video compilation of the compulsive practices of nine artists and activists who live with their cameras as a way to manage, reflect upon, and change how they are deeply affected by HIV/AIDS. This hour-long video program will screen internationally at museums, art institutions, schools, and AIDS organizations.... Read more about FILM: Lightbox Gallery Screening: COMPULSIVE PRACTICE

2016 Dec 07

Lecture: VALIE EXPORT: Medial Imaginations

6:00pm

Location: 

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

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free and open to the public. The lecture will take place in Menschel Hall, Lower Level. Please enter the museums via the entrance on Broadway.
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Austrian artist VALIE EXPORT (b. 1940) is one of the most important pioneers in conceptual media art, performance, and film. In this lecture, the artist will discuss her oeuvre, from her early Expanded Cinema works and conceptual photography to her most recent drawings and works in public spaces, as well as future projects.... Read more about Lecture: VALIE EXPORT: Medial Imaginations

2016 Oct 31

Screenwriting Seminar with David Black

Repeats every day until Wed Nov 02 2016 .
6:00pm to 8:00pm

6:00pm to 8:00pm
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Kirkland Senior Common Room (A-Entry), Kirkland House, 95 Dunster St

Presented by: Kirkland House
Admission: Free. All Kirkland and Harvard affiliates welcome; RSVP here: https://goo.gl/ctzFWh, or come when you can.

 

David will discuss writing and pitching for film and tv. Participants are encouraged to...

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