Archive for the 'Movies' Category

Dreaming of Repairing History: Psychoanalysis, Cinema, Politics with Jean-Jacques Moscovitz at Après-Coup

Friday, June 26th, 2015

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents

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BOOK PRESENTATION WITH SCREENING
Dreaming of Repairing History: Psychoanalysis, Cinema, Politics
Jean-Jacques Moscovitz
Saturday, July 11, 2015
10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The School of Visual Arts
136 West 21st Street, New York, NY

Cinema and psychoanalysis, both born in the late 19th century, have always linked the (more…)

Jurassic World, summer blockbuster

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Jurassic World, summer blockbuster By Christine Schofelt on the World Socialist Web Site on June 23, 2015.

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Film Review: Hannah Arendt and the “Banality of Evil”

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Film Review: Hannah Arendt and the “Banality of Evil” by Raymond Barglow on the Tikkun website on June 10, 2013.

Review of Ex Machina

Friday, June 19th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Review of Ex Machina , a Film bu Alex Garland, Reviewed by Bennett Roth.

‘Infinitely Polar Bear’ Traces a Dad’s Ups and Downs

Friday, June 19th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Review: ‘Infinitely Polar Bear’ Traces a Dad’s Ups and Downs Infinitely Polar Bear By Mahola Dargis in The New York Times on June 18, 2015.

From left, Imogene Wolodarsky, Mark Ruffalo, Zoe Saldana (at rear) and Ashley Aufderheide in “Infinitely Polar Bear,” a film from the first-time feature director Maya Forbes.

CreditClaire Folger/Sony Pictures Classics

 

Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ Takes a Journey to the Center of the Mind

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ Takes a Journey to the Center of the Mind By Mekado Murphy in The New York Times on June 17, 2015.

A scene from “Inside Out.” CreditDisney/Pixar

Noah Baumbach’s While We’re Young: No need to fight

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

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Click Here To Read: Noah Baumbach’s While We’re Young: No need to fight By Christine Schofelt on the World Socilist Web Site on June 17, 2015.

While We’re Young

A new film version of Far from the Madding Crowd; Brian Wilson’s story in Love & Mercy

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: A new film version of Far from the Madding Crowd; Brian Wilson’s story in Love & Mercy By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on June 12, 2015.

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Yiddish Still Alive In Cinema: Rich film offerings at Kulturfest

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Yiddish Still Alive In Cinema: Rich film offerings at Kulturfest by George Robinson in The Jewish Week on June 10, 2015.

John Nash, wife, ‘A Beautiful Mind’ inspiration, die in NJ

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: John Nash, wife, ‘A Beautiful Mind’ inspiration, die in NJ by Bruce Shipkowski on the Aol news website on May 24th 2015.

Click Here to Read: John F. Nash Jr., Math Genius Defined by a ‘Beautiful Mind,’ Dies at 86 By Erica Goode in The New York Times on May 24, 2015.

Woman in Gold and an Old Toyota

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Woman in Gold and an Old Toyota: Remembering Maria Altmann, the uncompromising Klimt owner behind Helen Mirren’s portrayal in ‘Woman in Gold’ By Frances Brent on The Tablet Website on May 18, 2015.

Detail of ‘Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I,’ 1907, by Gustav Klimt. (© 2015 Neue Galerie New York Photograph by Hulya Kolabas for Neue Galerie New York)

Alex Garland’s Ex Machina: Will artificial intelligence replace human efforts?

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Alex Garland’s Ex Machina: Will artificial intelligence replace human efforts? By Dorota Niemitz on the World Socialist Web Site on May 29, 2015.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS [ANNONCES] a Movie by Urith Aviv

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  ANNOUNCEMENTS [ANNONCES] a Movie by Urith Aviv on the Couch and Screen.org website.

Kubrick’s Lost Holocaust Film

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Kubrick’s Lost Holocaust Film: America’s greatest Jewish director was haunted by the Nazi horror—too much to address it directly in film By Abby Margulies on The Tablet website on March 28, 2013.

Stanley Kubrick on set during the filming of 2001: A Space Odyssey. (Warner Bros. Entertainment, courtesy LACMA)

The Forbidden Films of the Third Reich: Nazi propaganda: show it, or bury it?

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Forbidden Films of the Third Reich: Nazi propaganda: show it, or bury it? A new documentary takes on the question. By Thomas Doherty on the Tablet Website on May 12, 2015.

A scene from the 1941 Nazi propaganda film “Homecoming,” by Gustav Ucicky, as seen in “Forbidden Films,” a documentary by Felix Moeller. (Courtesy of Zeitgeist Films)

Exploring our hopes for a cure, with help from The King’s Speech

Monday, May 11th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Exploring our hopes for a cure, with help from The King’s Speech By William Eaton on the Zeteo website on November 12, 2012,

My Narrative Art: Mr. Lucas, Are You There?

Monday, May 11th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: My Narrative Art: Mr. Lucas, Are You There? by NSpira on his A Deeper Look blog on May 11, 2015.

Woman in Gold: The battle to recover art stolen by the Nazis

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Woman in Gold: The battle to recover art stolen by the Nazis By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site April 29. 2015.

Gustav Klimt’s Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer

Villa Aurora: A Film

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Writing Villa Aurora by Tamar Simon Hoffs.

Click Here to Read:  Villa Aurora: The Making of a Movie by Tamar Simon Hoffs and Carolyn Pfeiffer.

Click Here to Read:  Villa Aurora Look Book.

What ‘Felix and Meira’ Gets Right About Leaving Hasidic Life

Monday, April 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: What ‘Felix and Meira’ Gets Right About Leaving Hasidic Life By Shulem Deen on the New Republic Website on April 20, 2015