Events

Screening of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

Monday, Jan, 25 2016 — 7:30 PM
At: SUT

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night poster

The Mellon Globalization Forum invites all to the first screening in its World Film Series titled "Why All the Fuss about the Body?" The 2014 first ever Iranian vampire movie, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, has been directed by Ana Lily Amirpour. The screening will take place on Monday, January 25, 2016, at the SUT. Introduction and Q&A with Dr. Sara Nimis. The event is free and open to the public.


Synopsis: In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire. - Written by Ana Lily Amirpour(courtesy of www.imdb.com)


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The World Film Series is sponsored by the Mellon Globalization Forum and the SUT in conjunction with the conference “Why All the Fuss about the Body?”: Local and Global/ized Bodies (April 11-16, 2016). Free and open to the public.



  • Tuesday, February 9, 1947 Earth (dir. Deepa Mehta, 1998, India), introduction and Q&A with  Dr. Dharitri Bhattaacharjee



  • Tuesday, February 23, Nostalgia for the Light (dir. Patricio Guzmán, 2010, Chile), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Arturo Marquez-Gomez



  • Monday March 7, The Tribe(dir. Miroslav Slaboshpitsky, 2015, Ukraine), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Yuliya Ladygina



  • Monday, March 21, I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone(dir. Tsai Ming-liang, 2006, Taiwan and Malaysia), introduction and Q&A with Brandon Kemp and Dr. Casey Schoenberger



  • Tuesday, April 12, Yesterday (dir. Darrell Roodt, 2004, South Africa), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Amy Patterson



  • Tuesday, April 19, The Skin I Live In (dir. Pedro Almodóvar, 2011, Spain), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Arturo Marquez-Gomez



  • Monday, April 25, Son of Saul (dir. László Nemes, 2015, Hungary), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Justyna Beinek     


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