IU Cinema

  • 1213 E. 7th Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • (812) 856-2463

The Indiana University Cinema is a world-class venue and curatorial program dedicated to the scholarly study and highest standards of exhibition of motion pictures in their traditional and modern forms, advancing Indiana University’s longstanding commitment to excellence, research, and public engagement in the arts by providing educational, entertaining, and enriching cinematic experiences. Located in the heart of the IU Bloomington campus, the nearly 300-seat Cinema has screenings almost daily. Since opening in January 2011, the Cinema has hosted many influential and groundbreaking filmmakers through its Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker Lecture Series, including Werner Herzog, Albert Maysles, and Claire Denis, as well as acting luminaries Meryl Streep Kevin Kline, and Glenn Close.  

IU CINEMA: "La belle noiseuse (The Beautiful Troublemaker)"

  • January 21, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. New 4K Restoration. Loosely based on Honoré de Balzac’s short story Le Chef-d’oeuvre inconnu (The Unfinished Masterpiece), Rivette’s film explores the fictional artist Frenhofer’s creative rebirth with the... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "The Early Works of Cheryl Dunye (Shorts Program)"

  • January 21, 2018
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Vilified by conservatives in Congress, defended by major newspapers, and celebrated by audiences and festivals around the world as one of the most provocative, humorous, and important filmmakers of our time, Cheryl Dunye practically invented a new form of cinema—call it ‘Dunyementary.’ Using a... Learn more

IU CINEMA: The Watermelon Woman/Black is Blue"

  • January 22, 2018
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Director Cheryl Dunye is scheduled to be present. The Watermelon Woman (1996) Directed by Cheryl Dunye Black is Blue (2014) Directed by Cheryl Dunye Set in Philadelphia, The Watermelon Woman is the story of Cheryl (Cheryl Dunye), a 20-something black lesbian struggling to make a... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Cheryl Dunye Presents: Portrait of Jason/Pink Triangles"

  • January 23, 2018
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Cheryl Dunye is scheduled to be present. Portrait of Jason (1967) Directed by Shirley Clarke Pink Triangles (1982) Produced by Cambridge Documentary Films Cheryl Dunye has personally selected two film titles to screen from Indiana University’s film archival holdings. From the Black... Learn more

IU CINEMA: Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker Lecture Cheryl Dunye

  • January 23, 2018
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This Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker program will be in the form of an extended, on-stage interview. Cheryl Dunye emerged as part of the New Queer Cinema movement of young film and video makers in the 1990s. Dunye’s work is defined by her distinctive narrative voice. Often set within a... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "As Boas Maneiras (Good Manners)"

  • January 25, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Mysterious and wealthy Ana hires Clara—a lonely nurse from the outskirts of São Paulo—as housekeeper and nanny to Ana’s soon-to-be born child. Against all odds, the two women develop a strong bond, but... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "As Boas Maneiras (Good Manners)"

  • January 26, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Mysterious and wealthy Ana hires Clara—a lonely nurse from the outskirts of São Paulo—as housekeeper and nanny to Ana’s soon-to-be born child. Against all odds, the two women develop a strong bond, but... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Attack the Block"

  • January 27, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. A London housing project turns into a sci-fi battleground—a fortress under siege by furry, alien invaders. From the producers of Shaun of the Dead, the film is a fast, funny, frightening... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Patton"

  • January 27, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. This biographical war film explores the larger-than-life personality of WWII general George S. Patton (George C. Scott) as he leads American troops to a series of impressive victories. A meditation on... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Gandhi"

  • January 28, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Gandhi narrates the history of Mahatma Gandhi’s nonviolent resistance to British rule of India, leading to independence and thereafter, wrestling with animosity between India and Pakistan. This... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "IHSAA State Basketball Finals, 1954"

  • January 28, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Special guests from Milan are scheduled to be present. See meticulously restored versions of the two classic Indiana state high-school games that inspired Hoosiers! The film Hoosiers tells a... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Cover Girl"

  • January 29, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Rita Hayworth was Columbia’s biggest star of the 1940s, so it was inevitable that Harry Cohn would decide the added cost of Technicolor was justified for Cover Girl. No expense was spared, including... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "The Sacrifice"

  • January 29, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. New 4K Restoration. In this new, digital restoration of Tarkovsky’s final masterpiece, a Swedish family’s celebration turns to terror as news of World War III reaches their remote Baltic island. Alexander, a... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "The Long Goodbye"

  • February 1, 2018
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In this radical update of Raymond Chandler’s novel, Elliott Gould (one of Altman’s favorite actors) stars as hard- boiled private eye Philip Marlowe, investigating a murder in early-1970s Los Angeles. With a screenplay by Leigh Brackett—who wrote Howard Hawks’ The Big Sleep (1946) featuring... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Something for Everyone"

  • February 2, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. One of only two films directed by Broadway legend Harold ‘Hal’ Prince, Something for Everyone is the darkest of black comedies. As a charismatic ne’er-do-well (Michael York) ingratiates himself into the... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "The Thing with Two Heads"

  • February 2, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. American International Pictures quickly followed its 1971 feature, The Incredible 2-Headed Transplant, with a new angle for the emerging Blaxploitation market, summed up in the tagline “They transplanted a... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors"

  • February 3, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors offers a captivating journey into the landscapes of Ukrainian culture and history. Delivering a polyphonic symphony of the authenticity of self and being, this film is an... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "The Day the Earth Stood Still"

  • February 3, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. A landmark science-fiction classic, The Day the Earth Stood Still depicts the arrival of an alien dignitary, Klaatu (Michael Rennie), who has come to earth with his deadly robot, Gort (Lock Martin), to... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "As One"

  • February 4, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Overcoming decades of hostility and war, North and South Korea unite to form a unified women’s table tennis team to compete in an Asian tournament. Though the players initially find it impossible to work... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Dancing at Lughnasa"

  • February 4, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Dancing at Lughnasa features five unmarried sisters living together outside the fictional town of Ballybeg in rural Ireland. The plot unfolds during the pagan Celtic festival, Lughnasa, a theme echoed by the... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Port Triumph"

  • February 5, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Director Jeffrey Gould is scheduled to be present. U.S. Premiere Screening. During the 1970s, El Salvador boasted a vast shrimp industry, and nearly all of the 3,700 tons that it exported went to... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Night of the Living Dead/America a.k.a. Amerika"

  • February 8, 2018
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APOCALYPSE THEN Night of the Living Dead (1968) Directed by George A. Romero America a.k.a. Amerika (1969) Produced by Newsreel New 4K Restoration. The scariest film ever made in the U.S. is also the quintessential movie of the late ’60s. George Romero’s low-budget indie—part... Learn more

IU CINEMA: Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker Lecture with J. Hoberman

  • February 8, 2018
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This Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker program will be in the form of a keynote address. J. Hoberman is an author, teacher and cultural critic. From 1978 through 2011 he wrote on film for The Village Voice; he has also written for numerous publications including Artforum, The London Review of Books,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "La chinoise/Invocation of My Demon Brother"

  • February 9, 2018
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MAGICAL THINKING La chinoise (1967) Directed by Jean-Luc Godard Invocation of My Demon Brother (1969) Directed by Kenneth Anger Five young militants, including Jean-Luc Godard’s future wife Anne Wiazemsky, establish a Maoist cell in a spacious Paris apartment left vacant for the... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Uptight!/Black Panthers"

  • February 9, 2018
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POWER TO THE PEOPLE Uptight! (1968) Directed by Jules Dassin Black Panthers (1969) Directed by Agnès Varda Blacklisted filmmaker Jules Dassin returned to Hollywood to update The Informer, substituting a Black Panther-like revolutionary cadre for the Irish Republican Army, shooting... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Daisies/Kusama’s Self-Obliteration"

  • February 11, 2018
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LIBERATED WOMEN Daisies (1966) Directed by Vera Chytilová Kusama’s Self-Obliteration (1967) Directed by Jud Yalkut A drolly anarchic cine-provocation that bloomed just before the Prague Spring, Vera Chytilová’s new-wave farce looks better every year. It’s remarkable this feminist... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Skidoo/Looking for Mushrooms"

  • February 11, 2018
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TRIPS Skidoo (1968) Directed by Otto Preminger Looking for Mushrooms (1967) Directed by Bruce Conner Otto Preminger dropped acid with Timothy Leary in preparation for the most bizarre topical farce made in Hollywood since W. C. Fields’ 1932 Million Dollar Legs, not to mention the... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts"

  • February 12, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Marlina is a young widow, living alone in a remote farmhouse in Indonesia when robbers arrive to steal her livestock, seize her possessions, and rape her. The next day finds her on the road, hitching a ride to... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Golden Exits"

  • February 15, 2018
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Director Alex Ross Perry is scheduled to be present. Nick has settled into a safe Brooklyn existence, where he currently toils on an archival project for his father-in-law. Soon, 20-something Naomi arrives from Australia to assist Nick for the semester. She has no friends in the city... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Queen of Earth"

  • February 16, 2018
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Director Alex Ross Perry is scheduled to be present. Catherine (Elisabeth Moss) has entered a particularly dark period in her life: her father, a famous artist whose affairs she managed, has recently died, and on the heels of his death she’s dumped by her boyfriend James (Kentucker... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "The Color Wheel"

  • February 16, 2018
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Director Alex Ross Perry is scheduled to be present. JR (Carlen Altman), an increasingly transient aspiring news-anchor, forces her disappointing younger brother Colin (Alex Ross Perry) to embark on a road trip to move her belongings from an ex-lover’s apartment. Traveling through... Learn more

IU CINEMA: Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker Lecture Alex Ross Perry

  • February 16, 2018
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This Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker program will be in the form of an extended, on-stage interview. Cahiers du Cinéma critic Stéphane Delorme wrote that filmmaker, actor, and writer Alex Ross Perry’s films “remind us of a New York independent cinema that we loved [...] and that seemed to... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "A Sense of Loss"

  • February 17, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Shot in Belfast, Northern Ireland, this 1972 documentary is a testament to civilian suffering in conflict. It features Protestant minister Ian Paisley, who for decades led hardline opposition to the province’s... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "City Lights"

  • February 17, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Hollywood had transitioned to talkies by 1931, but Charlie Chaplin continued his silent filmmaking craft for City Lights, the penultimate appearance of his Little Tramp character. When the Tramp... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Contact"

  • February 18, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Based on the novel by renowned author/physicist Carl Sagan, Contact depicts the gripping story of a radio astronomer, Ellie Arroway, who receives the first extraterrestrial radio signal ever picked up... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Sweet Dreams"

  • February 18, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. In post-genocide Rwanda, women from the rival Hutu and Tutsi tribes form a drumming troupe as a way to overcome their differences and find ways to work together. Their positive experience further... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Dao khanong (By the Time It Gets Dark)"

  • February 19, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. This Thai drama follows the story of two women, beginning with the testimony of a survivor of the Thammasat massacre of 1976. The film soon spirals into an investigation of the process of filmmaking itself.... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Our Heavenly Bodies w/live music by Coupler"

  • February 22, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Silent film with live accompaniment by experimental music organization Coupler. In 1925, German director Hanns Walter Kornblum set out to create a film unlike any that had come before. His aim was... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Change of Mind"

  • February 23, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Buoyed by an original score by Duke Ellington, Robert Stevens’ Change of Mind introduces us to white district attorney David Rowe in the operating room as his brain is transplanted into the skull of African... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Zama"

  • February 23, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Zama, an officer of the Spanish Crown born in South America, waits for a letter from the King granting him a transfer from the town in which he is stagnating to a better place. His situation is... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Nashville"

  • February 24, 2018
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Robert Altman’s epic masterwork follows 24 characters over three days in the ‘Athens of the South’ of Nashville, Tenn., with all threads converging at a country-music-filled political rally for a populist third-party presidential candidate at the city’s downtown replica of the Parthenon. Among... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Zama"

  • February 24, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Zama, an officer of the Spanish Crown born in South America, waits for a letter from the King granting him a transfer from the town in which he is stagnating to a better place. His situation is... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Double Exposure 2018"

  • February 25, 2018
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What kind of magic happens when film students are paired with composers at the beginning of the creative process for a new film? Double Exposure is an experimental program between composition students in the Jacobs School of Music and film students in The Media School. The Indiana University... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof"

  • February 26, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. 60th Anniversary Screening. The raw emotions and crackling dialogue rumble like a thunderstorm in this screen adaptation of Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Toivon tuolla puolen (The Other Side of Hope)"

  • February 26, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. A Syrian refugee seeks asylum in Finland. A traveling Finnish salesman leaves his wife and opens a restaurant. The two storylines overlap in this wry comedy, as these individuals try to find glimpses of hope... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "River of No Return"

  • March 1, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. After Niagara, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and How to Marry a Millionaire, Twentieth Century Fox cast Marilyn Monroe as a saloon singer and assigned Otto Preminger to direct his first Western and first... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Dolores"

  • March 2, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Director Peter Bratt is scheduled to be present. Dolores Huerta, creator of the slogan “¡Sí Se Puede!” is one of the most important activists in American history, yet is not widely known as such.... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Latinx Love Across Time and Space (Shorts Program)"

  • March 2, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Directors Adelina Anthony, William Caballero, and Marvin Lemus are scheduled to be present. Presented primarily through comedy, the shorts in this program highlight how love transcends age, gender,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Signature Move"

  • March 2, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Based on a real-life relationship, this story portrays a queer love affair of Zaynab, a Pakistani American lawyer and wannabe Lucha Libre wrestler, and Alma, a Mexican American bookstore owner. As Zaynab and... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Beatriz at Dinner"

  • March 3, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Beatriz is a holistic healer originally from Mexico. While visiting one of her clients, unfortunate events leave Beatriz little choice but to stay for the duration of a dinner party. As the night unfolds,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Elliot Loves"

  • March 3, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Elliot Loves is a story exploring the seemingly universal need of being loved and understood. This film presents two stages of the main character’s life: one of a nine-year-old Dominican American, Elliot, who... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Hostile Border"

  • March 3, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. This film centers on a 22-year-old undocumented Latina, Claudia, and her complex life after she is deported to Mexico. With very little knowledge of the Spanish language, Claudia is forced to figure out how to... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Bajirao Mastani"

  • March 4, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. In 16th-century India, undefeated warrior Bajirao (played by IU alumnus Ranveer Singh) is given the title of Prime Minister and becomes the greatest weapon of his Empire. Bajirao receives an urgent... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Püha Tõnu kiusamine (The Temptation of St. Tony)"

  • March 5, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Tony is a mid-level manager living the comfortable life of those who “made it” in the newly capitalist society. He starts to question the value of morality, and in a series of surrealist events, descends into... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "In Between"

  • March 10, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Lalia, Salma, and Nur share an apartment in the vibrant heart of Tel Aviv. Lalia, a criminal lawyer with a wicked wit, loves to burn off her workday stress in the underground club scene. Salma, slightly... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Whale Rider"

  • March 10, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. In a small New Zealand coastal village, Maori claim descent from Paikea, the Whale Rider. In every generation, a male heir has succeeded to the chiefly title. When twins are born and the boy twin dies,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "The Abyss"

  • March 11, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Following the unexplainable sinking of an American nuclear submarine, a civilian oil-platform crew is called to assist with a deep-sea government search-and-rescue mission. Soon enough the crew starts... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "St. Louis Blues"

  • March 19, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. The film will be preceded by a musical performance in celebration of Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th birthday. St. Louis Blues is a biography of W.C. Handy, focusing on a preacher who thinks his son should... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Eve's Bayou"

  • March 24, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Last year marked the 20th anniversary of Kasi Lemmons’ directorial debut, Eve’s Bayou, a haunting drama about race, memory, perception, and truth. Its opening lines chill the soul as Eve Batiste (Jurnee... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "NTL: Follies"

  • March 25, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Ride Lonesome"

  • March 25, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Randolph Scott is a bounty hunter bent on revenge in the sixth of his seven highly praised collaborations with Budd Boetticher. Andrew Sarris described these austere, low-budget Westerns as “constructed... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Den brysomme mannen (The Bothersome Man)"

  • March 26, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Andreas arrives in a strange city with no memory of how he got there. He is presented with a job, an apartment, and a beautiful girlfriend, but before long, he notices that something is wrong. The people... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "His Girl Friday"

  • March 26, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. In this classic screwball comedy, reporter Hildy Johnson (Rosalind Russell) is on the eve of retirement and remarriage when she is talked into one more assignment by her editor and ex-husband,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan"

  • March 31, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Adm. James T. Kirk (William Shatner) takes the helm of the Enterprise once again, escaping a desk job to join Mr. Spock (Leonard Nimoy), Dr. McCoy (DeForest Kelley), Lt. Uhura (Nichelle Nichols), and... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Mele Murals"

  • April 2, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Mele Murals documents the transformative power of modern graffiti art and ancient Hawaiian culture for a new generation of Native Hawaiians. At the center of this story are the artists Estria Miyashiro... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Man with a Movie Camera w/live piano accompaniment"

  • April 6, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Scholar John MacKay is scheduled to be present. Rated by a Sight and Sound poll of more than 200 filmmakers and critics as the greatest documentary of all time, Dziga Vertov’s Man with a Movie Camera is... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Enthusiasm (Symphony of the Donbas"

  • April 7, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Scholar John MacKay is scheduled to be present. Enthusiasm is Vertov’s first sound film and, as we would expect, far-reaching in its experiments on how sound could transform documentary film. Structured... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Motherland"

  • April 7, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Motherland takes us into the heart of the planet’s busiest maternity hospital in one of the world’s poorest and most populous countries: the Philippines. The film’s viewer, like an unseen outsider... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Gook"

  • April 8, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Eli and Daniel, two Korean American brothers who own a struggling women’s shoe store, have an unlikely friendship with 11-year-old Kamilla, an African American child. On the first day of the 1992 L.A. riots,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Thomas Hart Benton/The Indiana Murals of Thomas Hart Benton: Visions of the Past, Lessons for the Present, and Treasures for the Future"

  • April 8, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Thomas Hart Benton (1988) Directed by Ken Burns The Indiana Murals of Thomas Hart Benton: Visions of the Past, Lessons for the Present, and Treasures for the Future (2001) Produced by Tim... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "States of Grace"

  • April 9, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Director Helen Cohen and Grace Dammann are scheduled to be present. States of Grace is an incredible documentary about the beauty and the fragility of life. Dr. Grace Dammann is an inspiring woman,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "24 Frames"

  • April 14, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Photography always had a special place in the life of Abbas Kiarostami. As soon as he graduated from the School of Fine Arts in Tehran in 1960, and while already imagining a career of filmmaker for... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Junction 48"

  • April 14, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Artist Tamer Nafar is scheduled to be present. Set against a backdrop of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Palestinian rapper Kareem and his singer girlfriend Manar struggle, love, and make music... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "24 Frames"

  • April 15, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Photography always had a special place in the life of Abbas Kiarostami. As soon as he graduated from the School of Fine Arts in Tehran in 1960, and while already imagining a career of filmmaker for... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Tornando a casa (Sailing Home)"

  • April 18, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Writer/Director Vincenzo Marra is scheduled to be present. Four Neapolitan and a Tunisian fishermen risk their lives by fishing in waters not far from Sicily. Before long, the camorra learns of... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Vento di terra (Land Wind)"

  • April 19, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Writer/Director Vincenzo Marra is scheduled to be present. Writer/Director Vincenzo Marra is scheduled to be present.Eighteen-year-old Vincenzo, a young Neapolitan commuter, is faced with... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "La prima luce (First Light)"

  • April 20, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Writer/Director Vincenzo Marra is scheduled to be present. Marco, a cynical and successful young lawyer, lives in Bari with his Latin American wife Martina. Their relationship does not develop as... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "L’equilibrio (Equilibrium)"

  • April 21, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Writer/Director Vincenzo Marra is scheduled to be present. In a sober and realistic fashion, writer/director Vincenzo Marra returns to his neo-neorealistic style to narrate the complex and... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Ride the High Country"

  • April 22, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. “All I want is to enter my house justified.” Aging Western stars Joel McCrea and Randolph Scott (in his final role) play aging legendary lawmen who take one last job in a Brave New West that has... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Deeper Understanding: Curating Queer the Past Five Years (Shorts Program)"

  • April 23, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Curator Bradford Nordeen is scheduled to be present. This program of contemporary queer short-form videos has been assembled by Bradford Nordeen, creator and head curator for Dirty Looks, Inc., a... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Le grand mechant renard et autres contes (The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales)"

  • April 28, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated Ernest & Celestine comes another hilarious, heartwarming tale of animal misfits. The countryside isn’t always as calm and peaceful as it’s made out to be,... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Godard, mon amour (Le redoubtable)"

  • April 30, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Originally titled Le redoubtable during its festival run, Godard, mon amour frames a pivotal moment in time and cinema’s most influential filmmaker, as he deals with his profound artistic crisis leading... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Spring 2018 Student Film Showcase"

  • May 1, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Final program and screening order will be posted on IU Cinema's web site closer to the program date. Films in this program are curated from projects in courses across Indiana... Learn more

IU CINEMA: "Godard, mon amour (Le redoubtable)"

  • May 2, 2018
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Tickets will be available online and in person on Monday, January 8, at 10:00 a.m. Originally titled Le redoubtable during its festival run, Godard, mon amour frames a pivotal moment in time and cinema’s most influential filmmaker, as he deals with his profound artistic crisis leading... Learn more