Cornell Cinema Spring 2017
  • Willard Straight Theatre
  • Daughters of the Dust
    Julie Dash’s Daughters of the Dust 25th anniversary restoration

    Thur Apr 20 @ 7:00 • Sat Apr 22 @ 1:00 ($5.50) w/faculty intro • Sun Apr 23 @ 4:30 ($5.50)

  • Neruda
    Pablo Larraín’s Neruda

    Thur Apr 20 @ 9:30 • Sat Apr 22 @ 7:00 • Sun Apr 23 @ 7:15

  • The Spectacular Now
    The Spectacular Now

    Fri Apr 21 @ 3:30 (free) w/ producer Dan Cohen ’05

  • The Glamour & The Squalor
    The Glamour & The Squalor

    Fri Apr 21 @ 7:00 (just $2) w/ DJ Marco Collins & the film’s producers

  • Pulp Fiction
    Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction

    Fri Apr 21 @ 9:25 • Sat Apr 22 @ 9:20

Latest News

Added in April


Ivy Film Festival

The Hudson: A River at Risk

Fri Apr 21
The Spectacular Now

Fri Apr 28

Hitchcock’s chiller is the centerpiece of a special event in the Straight Memorial Room: admission includes a can of Blood Orange San Pellegrino sparkling water and other bloody good treats! (Fri Apr 28 @ 7:30 • Willard Straight Memorial Room • $5 all)

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Fri Apr 21
The Spectacular Now

Academy Award-nominated producer Dan Cohen ’05 (Arrival, Stranger Things) presents this acclaimed indie film, talks about his career and also presents Bag Man (15 mins), a short film by directors Jonathan & Josh Baker that Cohen is planning to develop into a feature film with actors James Franco, Zoe Kravitz and Dennis Quaid. (Fri Apr 21 @ 3:30 • free)

Fri Apr 21
The Glamour & the Squalor

DJ Marco Collins and producers Tiffany Naiman & Michelle Quisenberry The Glamour & The Squalor: “Marco Collins is the legendary Seattle DJ whose twice-an-hour spinning of ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ in the fall of ’91 heralded and hastened the alterna-rock revolution, and positioned Collins as its oracle-reading Yoda.” (Stranger) The final screening in our LGBT Film Series this spring. (Fri Apr 21 @ 7:00 • just $2)

Faculty Intros

CU professor Samantha Sheppard (PMA) introduces a 25th anniversary restoration of Julie Dash’s groundbreaking Daughters of the Dust, set amid the Gullah culture. One of the primary influences on Beyoncé’s visual album Lemonade. (Sat Apr 22 @ 1:00 • $5.50)

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