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Film Program 2014 / 2015

Program Year: 
2014 / 2015
Film Title: 
Kill Your Darlings
Director(s): 
John Krokidas
Film Origin: 
USA
Film Release Year: 
2014
Synopsis: 
This biographical drama explores the early years of Allen Ginsberg and his relationship with Lucien
Carr, William Burroughs and Jack Kerouac. The creativity of this group would found the Beat
Generation, forged in madness, including the murder of David Kammerer.
Screening Time: 
Fri, 2014-11-07 19:00
Discussant: 
Dr. Robert Northey
Film Title: 
Rang De Basanti (Color It Yellow)
Director(s): 
R.O. Mehra
Film Origin: 
India
Film Release Year: 
2006
Synopsis: 
An English girl comes to India to make a film about her grandfather in the British Police Force who
fought against the Indians struggling for independence. She recruits university students to play the
former revolutionaries with dire consequences.
Screening Time: 
Fri, 2014-12-05 19:00
Discussant: 
Dr. Diamond Allidina
Film Title: 
Finding Vivian Maier
Director(s): 
John Maloof and Charlie Siskel
Film Origin: 
USA
Film Release Year: 
2013
Synopsis: 
This intriguing documentary traces the life story of the late Vivian Maier, a career nanny whose
previous unknown caches of photographs earned her the reputation as one of America's most
accomplished street photographers. As the director uncovers the mystery of her life, deep questions
arise about her life and work.
Screening Time: 
Fri, 2015-01-09 19:00
Discussant: 
Dr. Mary Eleanor Yack
Film Title: 
Shine
Director(s): 
Scott Hicks
Film Origin: 
Australia
Film Release Year: 
1996
Synopsis: 
A classical musician's lifelong affective psychosis determines, for better and worse, his musical
creativity. His narcissism is fuelled by the projection from his bitter father onto him as both the
family saviour and failure; this impels him to adapt to his psychological vulnerability by
experiencing a soaring creativity supported by a new loving object.
Screening Time: 
Fri, 2015-02-06 19:00
Discussant: 
Dr. Philip Cheifetz
Film Title: 
Saving Mr. Banks
Director(s): 
John Lee Hancock
Film Origin: 
USA/Australia/Britian
Film Release Year: 
2013
Synopsis: 
Focused on the development of the 1964 Walt Disney Studios film Mary Poppins, the film explores
the relationship between the author P.J. Travers' early life trauma and how it grew into her famous
female creation.
Screening Time: 
Fri, 2015-03-06 (All day)
Discussant: 
Dr. Rosemarie Krausz
Film Title: 
Her
Director(s): 
Spike Jonze
Film Origin: 
USA
Film Release Year: 
2013
Synopsis: 
A lonely writer develops a relationship with his newly purchased operating system that is designed
to meet his every need.
Screening Time: 
Fri, 2015-04-10 (All day)
Discussant: 
Dr. Sue Baxt
Film Title: 
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Director(s): 
Benh Zeitlin
Film Origin: 
USA
Film Release Year: 
2012
Synopsis: 
A young girl, with an eccentric and sickly father, and an absent mother, grows up almost alone in the
Louisiana Bayous. Does her ability to play, have a fantasy life and “tell her story” contribute to her
resilience?
Screening Time: 
Fri, 2015-05-01 (All day)
Discussant: 
Dr. Yainik Dushvant
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