Ken Burns’s "The Central Park Five" (2012). Introduced by Craig Wilder.

Friday, July 10, 2020

Virtual Event

Virtual International Film Series - Each week we feature a different film, selected and introduced by an MIT faculty member. This week:

  • June 27-July 10: watch a videotaped interview with Craig Wilder introducing the film.
  • June 27-July 10: watch  The Central Park Five at the time of your choice during the week.
  • Friday July 10 at 5:30 pm join us for a discussion group led by Craig Wilder. Come share your thoughts and reactions! Bring your questions!
  • Join us again next week for another film!

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Festival Summer 2020 virtual events:

  • June 6-12: Werner Herzog's "Fitzcarraldo" (1982). Introduced by Kurt Fendt.
  • June 13-19: Wong Kar-Wai's "In the Mood for Love" (2000). Introduced by Tristan Brown.
  • June 20-26: Taika Waititi’s "The Hunt for the Wilderpeople" (2016). Introduced by Megan Black.
  • June 27-July 10: Ken Burns’s "The Central Park Five" (2012). Introduced by Craig Wilder.
  • July 11-17: Kurosawa Kiyoshi's "Creepy" (2016). Introduced by Paul Roquet.
  • July 18-24 "The Official Story" (1985) introduced by Margery Resnick
  • July 25-31: François Truffaut's "Jules et Jim" (1962). Introduced by Edward Baron Turk.
  • Aug 1-7: Hank Rogerson's "Shakespeare Behind Bars" (2005). Introduced by Diana Henderson.

Open to current MIT students, faculty and staff. 

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Conferences/Seminars/Lectures, Meetings/Gatherings, Performing Arts

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Arts/Music/Film, General

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Students, Faculty, Staff

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