Readings, Lectures and Events / 2018 Film Screenings

School of Letters

Film Studies

 

Screenings at Sewanee Union Theater are free and open to the community. All other screenings are open to School of Letters students with the permission of the instructor.

 

The Godfather (Francis Ford Coppola, 1972) 2.58

Tuesday June 5 Sewanee Union Theater

7:30 PM

 

Pre-War:

The Birth of a Nation (D.W. Griffith, 1915) 3.13 Thursday June 7

Michael Dunaway's House, 196 Mississippi Avenue

7:00 PM



The General (Clyde Bruckman/Buster Keaton, 1926), City Lights (Charles Chaplin, 1931) TG 1.47 CL 1.27,

Friday June 8 Michael's House

11:30 AM

 

The Philadelphia Story (George Cukor, 1940) 1.52

Monday June 11 Gailor Auditorium

7:00 PM



Post-War:

Citizen Kane (Orson Welles, 1941) 1.59

Tuesday June 12 SUT

7:30 PM



Singin’ in the Rain (Stanley Donen/Gene Kelly, 1952) 1.43

Thursday June 14 Michael's House

7:00 PM



The Searchers (John Ford, 1956) 2 .0

Friday June 15 Ralston Room

11:30 AM



Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock, 1958) 2.09

Monday June 18 Gailor Auditorium

7:00 PM



New Hollywood:

2001: A Space Odyssey (Stanley Kubrick, 1968) 2.41

Tuesday June 19 SUT

7:30 PM

 

The Conversation (Francis Ford Coppola, 1974) 1.53

Friday June 22 Ralston Room, DuPont Library

11:30 AM
 

The Last Picture Show (Peter Bogdanovich, 1974) 1.58

Monday June 25 Gailor Auditorium

7:00 PM

 

The Godfather Part II (Francis Ford Coppola, 1974) 3.22

Thursday June 28 Michael's House

7:00 PM



Annie Hall (Woody Allen, 1977) 1.33

Friday June 29 Class Gailor 114

11:30 AM



Raging Bull (Martin Scorsese, 1980) 2.9

Sunday July 1 Gailor Auditorium

7:00 PM



Apocalypse Now (Francis Ford Coppola, 1979) 2.33

Monday July 2 Gailor Auditorium

7:00 PM



New Century:

Beasts of the Southern Wild (Benh Zeitlin, 2012) 1.33

Tuesday July 3 SUT

7:30 PM

Introduction by Lucy Alibar



The Tree of Life (Terrence Malick, 2011) 2.19

Friday July 6 Ralston Room

11:30 AM



Deep Dive - Spike Lee:

She’s Gotta Have It (Spike Lee, 1986) 1.28

Sunday July 8 Gailor Auditorium

6:00 PM

Pizza Break

Do The Right Thing (Spike Lee, 1989) 2.05

7:45 - 9:45 PM


Malcolm X (Spike Lee, 1992) 3.22

Monday July 9 TBD and/or Tuesday July 10 TBD



Chi-Raq (Spike Lee, 2015) 2.07

Wednesday July 11 Ralston Room, duPont Library

11:30 AM

Finish on Thursday July 12 Ralston Room, duPont Library

11:30 AM

Last day of classes