Film

Film

There are many dynamic artists in the world of film and television, and BabsonARTS strives to showcase a representative array of fresh creative voices. Award-winning documentaries, classics from the silver screen, and the works of daring international filmmakers are all screened and discussed.

Monday, September 25, 2017

  • I Am Not Your Negro
    I Am Not Your Negro Full Details [X]
    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Babson Campus
    Babson Campus - Sorenson Center for the Arts
    Babson Campus - Sorenson Center for the Arts - Carling-Sorenson Theater
    <span style="font-family: Georgia;">A Film Directed By Raoul Peck<br /> Kimberly McLarin, Associate Professor at Emerson College and critically-acclaimed novelist, will introduce the film and lead a post-screening discussion.<br /> </span><span style="font-family: Georgia;"><br /> </span> <p style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-family: Georgia;">At the time of his death in 1987, writer James Baldwin was working on a book, <em>Remember This House</em>, that was to be a personal account of lives and assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr. In reaching back and envisioning the book as Baldwin might have finished it, filmmaker Raoul Peck creates a profound and urgent exploration of the contemporary American racial narrative.<br /> <br /> <strong>FREE EVENT<br /> <a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/976387">CLICK HERE TO RSVP</a></strong></span></p> <span style="font-family: Georgia;"><em></em></span> <p><span style="font-family: Georgia; font-size: 11px;">Presented by the Global Film Series</span></p>
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  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • | Multiple Locations
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Film

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

  • I Am Jane Doe
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    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    Babson Campus
    Babson Campus - Sorenson Center for the Arts
    Babson Campus - Sorenson Center for the Arts - Carling-Sorenson Theater
    <span style="font-family: TradeGothicLTStd-BdCn20; font-size: 13px;"></span> <p style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-family: Georgia;">Film Screening and Discussion with Director, Mary Mazzio and "JS", a subject in the film<br /> </span></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-family: Georgia;"><em>I Am Jane Doe</em> chronicles the epic battle that several American mothers are waging on behalf of their young daughters &mdash; including middle school girls from Boston, a 15-year-old violinist from Seattle, and a precocious 13-year-old from St. Louis &mdash; who were victims of sex trafficking on Backpage.com, the adult classifieds section that for years was part of the iconic <em>Village Voice </em>newspaper.&nbsp; The film was produced and directed by Babson filmmaker-in residence Mary Mazzio and features narration by Academy Award-nominated actress Jessica Chastain.</span></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-family: Georgia;">Also on the program will be a screening of the companion piece aimed at younger audiences, the short animated film, <em>I Am Little Red<br /> <br /> </em><strong>FREE EVENT<br /> <a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/976456">CLICK HERE TO RSVP</a><br /> <br /> *<strong><span style="font-family: Georgia;">Wellesley Weston Magazine Readers: Please note date change from the ad that appeared in the Fall publication.</span></strong>&nbsp;</strong></span></p> <p><em><span style="font-family: TradeGothicLTStd-Obl; font-size: 10px;"></span></em></p> <p style="text-align: left;">&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
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  • 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • | Multiple Locations
  • Tags: Arts & Culture:Film

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

  • In A Better World
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    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Babson Campus
    Babson Campus - Sorenson Center for the Arts
    Babson Campus - Sorenson Center for the Arts - Carling-Sorenson Theater
    <span style="font-family: TradeGothicLTStd-BdCn20; font-size: 13px;"></span> <p style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-family: Georgia;">A Film Directed By Susanne Bier<br /> </span></p> <p style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-family: Georgia;">Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 2010, In A Better World tells two interlinked stories: one taking place in an idyllic town in Denmark and one in an African refugee camp. As the main character goes back and forth between these two very different worlds, he and his family are forced to choose between vengeance and forgiveness. The film asks ethically provocative questions about power,violence, retribution, and the fragility of social order.<br /> <br /> <strong>FREE EVENT<br /> <a href="https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/976454">CLICK HERE TO RSVP</a></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Georgia; font-size: 11px;">Presented by the Global Film Series</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
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  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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