Radiant Cinema: Light, Life & Luminescence

We are pleased to announce the lineup and schedule for the fall 2017 film series, "Radiant Cinema: Light, Life & Luminescence," co-organized by the Global Cinema Studies program and the Ackland Art Museum. 

All films will be shown at the Varsity Theater on Franklin St. 

Free admission for students and faculty with One Cards. $4 admission for the general public. 

Tuesday, October 10 
MOONLIGHT dir. Barry Jenkins, 2016, US

Tuesday, October 17 
KAGEMUSHA dir. Akira Kurosawa, 1980, Japan

Monday, October 30
THE LURE dir. Agnieszka Smoczyńska, 2015, Poland 

Tuesday, November 7
THE SALT OF THE EARTH dir. Juliano Salgado/Wim Wenders, 2014, France/Brazil/Italy, documentary 

Tuesday, November 28
EYES WIDE SHUT dir. Stanley Kubrick, 1999, UK/US 

The series' theme of light coordinates with the Ackland Art Museum's exhibit "Flash of Light, Fog of War: Japanese Military Prints," which runs from Oct. 6 to Jan. 7. 

The series is co-sponsored by the Media Resources Center and the Department of English & Comparative Literature at UNC. 


Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 7:00pm to Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 9:30pm
The Varsity Theater on Franklin St.
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Join us for the Global Cinema Studies Film Series, Fall 2017