Film Screening
Join us throughout the semester in the Off Campus Student Center for movie nights.

February 5, 2016
February 17, 2016
March 2, 2016
March 4, 2016
March 23, 2016
April 1, 2016
April 6, 2016
April 20, 2016

Student Union, 314

Screening together: A low-key, tragicomic story presents us with a glimpse of the life of Bahadir, director of TV movies, who dreams of making artistically ambitious films like those of his idol, Andrei Tarkovsky. This is accompanied by a documentary short that questions the received history of Turkish cinema, based on a mysterious and missing film allegedly shot on November 14, 1914, the so-called birthday of Turkish Cinema. 

February 17, 2016
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

The film,“At the River I Stand,” tells the story of the Memphis, Tennessee sanitation workers' struggle for union recognition and their strike in 1968; Dr. King was assassinated when he was in Memphis to support the workers.

February 23, 2016
6:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S231

A lost film reel beneath Cambodia's killing fields will reveal different perspectives on truth and reconciliation for an independent young woman struggling to discover her place in love, family, and the ghosts of her nation's past.

February 24, 2016
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

The UMass Labor Center's film series features “Norma Rae,” Sally Field's Oscar-winning performance of a woman working and organizing a union in a southern textile mill.

March 1, 2016
6:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S231

With a year apart and a continent between them, a young couple must rely on virtual communication to keep the flame of their relationship alive, but without each other's touch or shared daily realities, can technology keep them together?

March 2, 2016
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Screening together: “Decor” and “Opus”

March 9, 2016
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

The UMass Labor Center Film Series presents a double-feature: “One Day Longer,” a ten-year strike by Las Vegas casino workers and “Live Nude Girls Unite,” organizing, bargaining and striking at a San Francisco strip club.

March 22, 2016
6:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S231

Set in Rwanda's capital, this self-referential film-within-a-film depicts the vision of a determined filmmaker, Balthazar, as he strives to produce his first feature about a brother and sister in the aftermath of genocide.

March 23, 2016
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

The UMass Labor Center Film Series features “The Take,”, a documentary by Avi Lewis and Naomi Klein about a union of Argentinian workers who fight to take over and run their abandoned factory. 

March 29, 2016
6:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S231

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