Friday, April 04, 2014

Community Arts Center in Hancock to host film series beginning Apr. 18

Editor's UPDATE: The first showing for the Unsilvered Screen Series, that was scheduled for tonight, April 4, in the Copper Country Community Arts Center Ballroom, is cancelled due to weather. The next film is scheduled for April 18, Le Gai Savoir, 1969, directed by Jean-Luc Godard. We have updated the schedule below.

HANCOCK -- The Copper Country Community Arts Center in Hancock will be hosting a bi-weekly film series with filmmaker and photographer Pedro Trevino starting Friday, April 18.

The Unsilvered Screen Film Series will trace the imprint of cinema on culture, politics, and the arts through viewings of unfamiliar and subversive works. Screenings will be preceded by a brief talk, contextualizing each film's history, themes, and aesthetics. Films will be shown at 7 p.m. on alternating Fridays, starting April 4, in the CCCAC ballroom. For mature audiences. Freewill donation to attend.

Films will be shown at 7 p.m. on April 18 and May 2, 16. The Copper Country Community Arts Center is located at 126 Quincy Street in Hancock.  Call 482-2333 for more information.

Here is the UPDATED film schedule:

April 18  Le Gai Savoir. 1969. Dir. Jean-Luc Godard
May 2     Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom. 1975. Dir. Pier Paolo Pasolini
May 16   Death by Hanging. 1968. Dir. Nagisa

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