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    China Remixed

    Reflecting on all of the ways the arts and humanities of China impact IU, and IU in turn engages with the arts and humanities of China. The programs focus on contemporary arts and humanities—cutting-edge cultural activity and research that speaks to today’s world.

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    Miss Evers’ Boys

    Joseph Sargent's Miss Evers’ Boys is a 1997 HBO television film based on the true story of the U.S. federal government’s secret Tuskegee medical experiment designed to study the effects of untreated syphilis on African American men in the years 1932–72.

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    Saul Fia (Son of Saul)

    October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Ausländer is a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machinery of large-scale extermination.

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  • Double Exposure 2017 - Backstage Ballerina

    ... 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 A Culmination of IU Talent: Double Exposure 2017!

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    Visiting Filmmakers

    Interviews with several of IU Cinema's filmmaker guests, like our one-on-one exclusive with Filmmaker Xie Fei 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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