• IU CINEMA: The Creatures of Yes Interactive Workshop
    November 17 4:00pm
    Director and puppeteer Jacob Graham is scheduled to be present.   The Creatures of Yes is a new experimental television show made by Jacob Graham and Co. in Brooklyn, N.Y. Using hand-made puppets who come to life, found archival footage, and playful writing, the show focuses on characters discovering the world around them and l more »
  • IU CINEMA: The Great Buddha+
    November 17 7:00pm
    The Great Buddha+ vividly illustrates a corrupted village in rural southern Taiwan with memorable style, heartfelt empathy, and whimsical humor. By switching between shots of black-and-white and glamorous colors, the film’s cinematography underlines the gap between the lives and worlds of the have-nots and elites. Security guard Pickl more »
  • IU CINEMA: Winter Light
    November 18 1:00pm
    Winter Light explores the search for redemption in a meaningless existence. In this stark depiction of spiritual crisis, small-town pastor Tomas Ericsson performs his duties mechanically before a dwindling congregation. When he is asked to assist with a troubled parishioner’s (Max von Sydow) debilitating fear of nuclear annihilation, more »
  • IU CINEMA: I Am Not a Witch
    November 18 4:00pm
    When eight-year-old Shula turns up alone and unannounced in a rural Zambian village, the locals are suspicious. A minor incident escalates to a full-blown witch trial, where she is found guilty and sentenced to life on a state-run witch camp. There, she is tethered to a long, white ribbon and told that if she ever tries to run away, she will be more »
  • IU CINEMA: Oleg's Choice
    November 26 7:00pm
    Director Elena Volochine is scheduled to be present.   Oleg’s Choice offers riveting embedded footage from the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict in the Donbas. This is a rare immersion into the private lives of two Russian combatants, Oleg and Max, who have chosen to fight on the separatists’ side in Ukraine. Their co more »
February 2018