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    Body and Soul

    An escaped convict masquerades as Reverend Isaiah Jenkins in a predominantly Black Georgian town in the 1920s in Oscar Micheaux's Body and Soul presented with a live, world-premiere performance of a new orchestral score by Charlie Oh.

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    Art and a Movie

    The Art and a Movie film series presents Pollock directed by Ed Harris. The gallery talk Pollock in Focus will precede the screening at the IU Art Museum.

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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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    ... A Place For Film BLOG

    A PLACE FOR FILM aims to further engage our audiance through quality, relevant, interesting, and sometimes provocative writing on subjects linked to our program like our latest blog post A Conversation on Composing ‘Body and Soul’!

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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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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

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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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