Family Constructs: New Films by Lynne Sachs

Working alone and with various collaborators over the course of 35 years, Lynne Sachs has developed a body of work deeply invested in a range of interwoven personal and ethical subjects. Using all types of media, from 8mm and 16mm film to HD files, her rigorous explorations in sound and image investigate ideas of family, […]


National Gallery Film Stream: Marceline. A Woman. A Century.

Writer and film director Marceline Loridan-Ivens is arguably one of the most intriguing personalities of 20th-century cultural history. A survivor of Auschwitz-Birkenau and forever a strong-willed maverick, Marceline joined the […]


Mother Tongue Film Festival 2021: Anthropologists as Storytellers – Archival Roundtable

Join us for a roundtable discussion exploring anthropologists and filmmakers Lina Fruzzetti (Brown University) and Ákos Östör (Wesleyan University)'s 30-year collaboration—spanning numerous publications and six films. Moderated by Alice Apley (Director, Documentary Education Resources) and joined by Pam Wintle (Senior Film Archivist, Human Studies Film Archive), this roundtable will focus on Fruzzetti and Östör's important […]


The 2021 Oscars: A Year of Drama

Walk the virtual red carpet with Washington City Paper film critic Noah Gittell in an evening that focuses on all things Oscar, from Academy Awards history and trivia to discussions of this unusual year's nominations and behind-the-scenes stories.

$20 – $25