Topic: Movies

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.

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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.

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‘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.

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Powerful portrayals fail to solve ‘Theory of Everything’

December 2, 2014 0 comments

Considering the imaginative nature of Hawking’s theories, “The Theory of Everything” seems too grounded in the traditional arcs of a biographical film.

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Horror fest showcases international films

October 31, 2012 0 comments

The Kuwaiti film “Wonderland, A True Story” compares Kuwait to Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland through the perspective of Alice, who finds her way around a modern Middle Eastern fantasy world in search of someone who can turn the ace of cards back into a one. The film, one of 63 showcased in this year’s FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Horror Film Festival, integrates the plot of “Alice in Wonderland” into modern issues of bureaucracy and government. 

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Memorial concert features renowned saxophonist

April 18, 2012 0 comments

Music performed by the Brown Jazz Band accompanied by world-renowned saxophonist Rick Margitza filled Salomon 101 Saturday night for the fourteenth annual concert in memory of Daniel Milano ’93, a former Jazz Band member. 

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Exclusive: Q&A with Actress Laura Linney ’86

April 11, 2012 0 comments

Actress Laura Linney ’86 addressed a lively audience of students during an Ivy Film Festival event last night in the Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts. The Herald sat down with Linney afterward to talk about her experience at Brown and changes in the movie industry.