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    Yarim (The Half)

    Çağıl Nurhak Aydoğdu's Yarim (The Half) is the story of two halves setting out to become a whole, of the efforts made by two children to play the existing male-female roles. 

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    Scorsese's Men of Faith

    In celebration of the opening of his 25-year passion project Silence, IU Cinema presents films of men whose faith embody their lives like Martin Scorsese's The Last Temptation of Christ.

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    Filmmaker to Filmmaker

    The 2017 Filmmaker to Filmmaker: Conversations from the Director’s Chair events will feature Filmmakers Frederick Wiseman and Robert Greene. Join us at IU Cinema as we screen Frederick Wiseman's La Danse.

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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 Saturday Kiddie Matinees in the 20th-Century!

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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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    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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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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