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    Documenting Post-Authoritarian Societies

    This series examines how societies make sense of their authoritarian pasts through contemporary documentary film like Sunflower Occupation.

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    International Arthouse Series

    IU Cinema presents the best in contemporary international arthouse titles, like Agnes Varda & JR's Faces Places.

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    Celebrating Hoagy Carmichael

    Hoagy Carmichael’s 114th Birthday marked the kick-off of a 5-year celebration of the life, music and films of one of America’s greatest songwriters like John Cromwell's Night Song.

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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: Faye Dunaway: A Hollywood Classic.  

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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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