• Still image from the film Big Deal on Madonna Street (I soliti ignoti)

    City Lights Film Series

    IU Cinema presents Mario Monicelli's Big Deal on Madonna Street (I soliti ignoti) as part of the City Lights Film Series.

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  • Still image from the film The Black Power Mixtape 1967–1975


    This series highlights the depth behind the visuals, both by relating the Black Panthers outward to contemporary Black lives and by pointing the camera inwards at the emotional experiences of the movement’s founders with films like Göran Olsson's The Black Power Mixtape 1967–1975.

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  • Still image from the film Waste Land

    Art and a Movie

    The Art and a Movie film series presents Waste Land directed by Lucy Walker. The gallery talk Muniz in Focus will precede the screening at the IU Art Museum.

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    Visiting Filmmakers

    Interviews with several of IU Cinema's filmmaker guests, like our one-on-one exclusive with Filmmaker Robby Benson featured above, can be found on our Visiting Filmmakers page.

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    Support IU Cinema!

    We invite you to play a pivotal role in helping us expand our reach. Invest in the Cinema’s mission to make great films and an incredible theatrical experience accessible to our entire community.

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April 17, 2014

Profiles Interview: Meryl Streep

IU President Michael McRobbie interviews Meryl Streep, one of the greatest actresses of our time. Click here.

September 16, 2014

Profiles Interview: Kevin Kline

Jon Vickers, director of the IU Cinema, hosts this conversation with stage and screen actor and IU alumnus Kevin Kline. Click here.

November 30, 2012

Profiles Interview: Werner Herzog

Barbara Klinger, IU professor of film and media studies, interviews German movie director, producer, screenwriter, and opera director Werner Herzog. Click here.

November 17, 2013

Profiles Interview: Nicholas Winding Refn

John Bailey interviews Danish film director, screenwriter, and producer Nicolas Winding Refn. Click here.

January 27, 2012

Profiles Interview: John Sayles

Annie Corrigan interviews author, screenwriter, and director John Sayles. Click here.

October 24, 2014

Profiles Interview: Steve James

James Gray hosts this conversation with filmmaker Steve James. Click here.

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