Sun, 09/02/2018 - 3:54pm
The University of Georgia (UGA) and the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3 (UPVM) and IRCL (UMR5186 CNRS) are delighted to announce a conference, “Scenes in the Other’s Language/Scènes dans la langue de l’autre,” as part of their ongoing collaboration, “Scene-Stealing/Ravir la scène,” sponsored by UGA, UPVM, CNRS, the Partner University Fund, the FACE Foundation, and the Willson Center. This conference is organized in the wake of the…
Tue, 07/03/2018 - 2:34pm
Paul Cunningham's ENGL 1102 class is screening James Cameron's 1991 Terminator 2: Judgment Day at 12 PM in Room 400 of the Fine Arts Building (right across the street from Park Hall), and the Park Hall community is invited to attend.
Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:13am
Filmmaker James Ponsoldt will visit Ciné for a day of events celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Willson Center on Saturday, Oct. 21. Ponsoldt is a writer and director whose credits include The End of the Tour, The Circle, and “Master of None.” He was raised in Athens. Ponsoldt will introduce special screenings of Peter Bogdanovich’s 1971 masterpiece The Last Picture Show at 3 p.m. and his critically acclaimed 2013 film The Spectacular Now,…
Wed, 07/12/2017 - 10:59am
Paul Cunningham's ENGL 1102 class is screening Ridley Scott's 1982 Blade Runner (The Director's Cut) at 4 PM in Room 400 of the Fine Arts Building (right across the street from Park Hall), and the Park Hall community is invited to attend.
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 8:56am
In 1979, James Baldwin wrote a letter to his literary agent describing his next project, Remember This House. The book was to be a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends—Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. At the time of Baldwin’s death in 1987, he left behind only thirty completed pages of his manuscript. Now, in his incendiary new documentary, master filmmaker…
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 8:54am
Nominated for 8 Academy Awards, including Best Picture. A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, MOONLIGHT chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. This special showing of MOONLIGHT at Athens Cine (254 W Hancock Ave) is sponsored by the Institute of African-American Studies and will be followed by a post-…