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Events

The School of Film and Media Studies regularly programs screenings and lectures with filmmakers, film critics, screenwriters and playwrights, new media artists, and cinema and media scholars.

Upcoming Events

  • Dec 7
    Fall 2022 kick-off screening

    FMS Screening Series

    Time:  7:00pm
    The School of Film and Media Studies Screening Series returns for Fall 2022!

    Presenting works programmed and introduced by faculty and students, the FMS Screening Series is held weekly on Wednesdays at 7 PM in the Center for Media, Film, and Theatre, Room 0065. Check your campus email for programming announcements, featuring frequent special guests and live musical accompaniment.
  • Dec 14
       Still from Five O'Clock in the Morning (Pieter Vanderbeck).

    Fluxfilm Anthology – Part 2

    Time:  7:00pm
    Playful, humorous, and emphasizing process and experimentation, the Fluxus art movement brought together artists working in diverse media. Dating from the sixties and ranging from 10 seconds to 10 minutes in length, this program presents moving works originally shown as part of the events and happenings in the New York avant-garde. This screening is a collaboration with the Neuberger Museum of Art’s exhibition of Yoko Ono’s Mend Piece (on view through December 23, 2022).

Past Events

  • Dec 2
    Stills from Eye Blink (Yoko Ono) courtesy of Electronic Arts Intermix

    Fluxfilm Anthology – Part 1

    Time:  6:00pm
    In connection with the Neuberger Museum of Art’s exhibition of YOKO ONO’s Mend Piece (on view through December 23), The PAC is collaborating with the School of Film and Media Studies to present a rare screening of film works by Ono and other participants in the Fluxus art movement.
  • Nov 16
    Black and white photo of Andrew Norman Wilson next to a big dog

    New Media Lecture Series: Andrew Norman Wilson

    Time:  7:00pm
    For the final fall 2022 New Media Lecture Series, in collaboration with the Film and Media Studies Screening Series, we welcome artist and director Andrew Norman Wilson for a guest lecture and excerpted screenings from a selection of his works.
  • Nov 15
    Rites of Youth (Zhang Nuanxin, 1985) still

    Screening & Guest Lecture: Wang Lu on “Experimental Music in 1980s Art Cinema”

    Time:  6:30pm
    “Experimental Music in 1980s Art Cinema”
    Prof. Wang Lu, Composer, Associate Professor of Music, Brown University

    Tuesday, November 15, Humanities 1040
    6:30-8 PM: Screening Rites of Youth (Zhang Nuanxin, 1985)
    8-9:30 PM: Guest lecture by Professor Wang Lu

    Wang Lu writes music that naturally reflects urban environmental sounds, linguistic intonation and contours, traditional Chinese music, and freely improvised practices. Her works have been performed internationally, and her portrait albums Urban Inventory (2018) and An Atlas of Time (2020) were released to critical acclaim.
  • Nov 9
    Fall 2022 kick-off screening

    FMS Screening Series

    Time:  7:00pm
    The School of Film and Media Studies Screening Series returns for Fall 2022!

    Presenting works programmed and introduced by faculty and students, the FMS Screening Series is held weekly on Wednesdays at 7 PM in the Center for Media, Film, and Theatre, Room 0065. Check your campus email for programming announcements, featuring frequent special guests and live musical accompaniment.