Topic: Movies

The documentary on renowned Swedish director Ingmar Bergman (pictured above) was directed by Jane Magnusson ’92.

Arts & Culture

Granoff Center hosts first U.S. screening of Bergman documentary

December 6, 2018 0 comments

Students gathered in the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts’ Martinos Auditorium Tuesday for the first U.S. showing of “Bergman — A Year in a Life.”

“Anybody in There,” produced by Brown Motions Pictures, was shown at the Quincy, Massachusetts independent film festival “Stories by the River.” The film depicts adolescent struggles with drug addiction.

Arts & Culture

Student-produced film sheds light on substance abuse

February 27, 2018 0 comments

“Anybody in There,” a short film produced by Brown students about substance abuse, was shown at the Quincy, Massachusetts independent film festival “Stories by the River” Jan. 26.  The Brown Motion Pictures-produced project initially premiered on campus last September.

Columns, Opinions

Richardson ’20: Why Black Panther is a must-see

February 21, 2018 0 comments

Marvel’s “Black Panther” came out last weekend, and it lived up to its highly anticipated greatness.

“I, Tonya” skates over quality despite buzz

Arts & Culture

“I, Tonya” skates over quality despite buzz

February 15, 2018 1 comment

Plenty of ink had been spilled about “I, Tonya” before it arrived at Thayer Street’s Avon Cinema, where it is currently enjoying a run. Unsurprisingly, my critic’s log line ­­— that “I, Tonya” is a messy biopic buoyed by stellar performances from its leads — reads like a template into […]

Wayland ‘18.5: In “Kedi,” cats charm viewers and locals alike

Arts & Culture

Wayland ‘18.5: In “Kedi,” cats charm viewers and locals alike

April 6, 2017 0 comments

“Kedi” is not your standard fare of catnip.

List Art Center will feature Brazilian films in several languages delving into culture in Brazil and elsewhere this Thursday through Saturday.

Arts & Culture

CineBrasil to bring five Brazilian motion pictures to campus

September 22, 2016 0 comments

List Art Center will play host to the movie festival CineBrasil Thursday through Saturday.

Cable Car Cinema will show 15 highly acclaimed French films as part of the week-long Providence French Festival. The Modern Culture and Media and French departments worked alongside Cable Car’s owner to select films.

Arts & Culture

Cable Car Cinema to show selection of French films

February 25, 2016 0 comments

Starting today, Providence’s Francophiles and cinephiles can unite at the Cable Car Cinema, where the Providence French Festival will run through March 3.

Science & Research

Hawking film explores love, not universe

March 12, 2015 0 comments

A heart-wrenching tale of Stephen Hawking’s love life and passion for physics, “The Theory of Everything” is a big bang for acting but not scientific depth.

Arts & Culture

Film details development of emergency medicine

January 23, 2015 0 comments

“The Evolution of Emergency Medicine” explores the experience of the people who developed emergency medicine in response to the changing needs of Americans.

Arts & Culture

‘The Interview’: a humorous view of real-world controversies

January 23, 2015 2 comments

In the wake of North Korea’s cyberattack on Sony Pictures Entertainment and threats of violence against the US, the film has garnered worldwide attention.