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    Essential B&W Indies From the ’90s

    The 1990s were among the prime decades for arthouse cinema and many filmmakers—seasoned and emerging—chose a black-and-white aesthetic for their feature films. Some of these have become seminal works like Jim Jarmusch"s Dead Man.

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    Kids These Days

    The Kids These Days series highlights films from the last few decades spotlighting the shared human experience of adolescent explorations of friendship, sexuality, loneliness, violence, and love with films like Tomas Alfredson's Låt den rätte komma in (Let the Right One In).

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    Midnight Movies

    IU Cinema presents Russ Meyer's Beyond the Valley of the Dolls as part of the Midnight Movies film series.

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    ... A Place For Film BLOG

    A PLACE FOR FILM aims to further engage our audience through quality, relevant, interesting, and sometimes provocative writing on subjects linked to our program like our latest blog post: Sci-Fi Westerns and Michael Crichton’s WESTWORLD (1973).  

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    Visiting Filmmakers

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

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Most Recent Episodes

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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