special guests fall 2013

films screen in the Willard Straight Theatre, unless otherwise noted

Powerdove (Annie Lewandowski, John Dieterich & Thomas Bonvalet)
performs live with short videos
Thur Dec 5 @ 7:30 • $10 General/$8 Students
Tickets available online at cornellcinematickets.com

previously seen

Cornell Cinema director Mary Fessenden
hosts An Orientation to Cornell Cinema
Tues, Aug 27 @ 7:15 FREE
Filmmaker Eduardo López
presents a free screening of Harvest of Empire
Mon Sept 16 @ 7:00 FREE
Filmmaker Shelly Silver ’79
presents Touch
Thur Sept 19 @ 7:15
Magician, sleight-of-hand artist, historian, writer & actor Ricky Jay
presents Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay
Tues Sept 24 @ 7:30 $10 general/$8 students & seniors
Tickets available online at cornellcinematickets.com
Filmmaker Jem Cohen
presents Museum Hours
Thur Oct 3 @ 7:00
Cornell Institute for European Studies Regional Visiting Fellow and IC film professor Andrew Utterson
introduces Voyage to Italy
Fri Oct 4 @ 7:15
Filmmaker Caroline Martel
presents Wavemakers
with live musical demonstration/performance by ondiste Geneviève Grenier
Tues Oct 22 @ 7:15
Filmmaker Penny Lane
presents Our Nixon
Thur Oct 24 @ 7:15
Organist Dennis James & Pianist Frederick Hodges
accompany The Hands of Orlac
Thur Oct 31 @ 8:00 Sage Chapel (FREE)
NY Times film critic A.O. Scott
introduces Sweet Smell of Success
Wed Nov 6 @ 9:15
Prof. Jonathan Boyarin (Jewish Studies/Anthropology)
introduces Israel: A Home Movie
Thur Nov 7 @ 7:00
The Alloy Orchestra
accompanies The General
Fri Nov 8 @ 7:30 • $12 General/$10 students and seniors
1926 > USA > Directed by Buster Keaton/Clyde Bruckman
Tickets available online at cornellcinematickets.com
The Alloy Orchestra
invite you to an informal chat with them
Sat Nov 9 • 4–5:15pm
Argos Inn, 408 E. State St.
The Alloy Orchestra
accompanies He Who Gets Slapped
Sat Nov 9 @ 7:15 • $10 General/$8 students and seniors
Tickets available online at cornellcinematickets.com
Filmmaker Jake Boritt
presents The Gettysburg Story
Tues Nov 12 @ 8:00 (FREE)
A post-screening discussion with discussants Brían Hanrahan (CU Dept of Performing and Media Arts), and Tom Pepinsky (CU Dept of Government & Southeast Asia Program)
follows The Act of Killing
Thur Nov 14 7:00
Musical duo Tzar (Michael Stark & Brian Wilson)
accompanies The Crazy Ray & Entr’acte
Fri Nov 15 @ 7:15 [visit ithacafilmfestival.com for prices]