Jorgensen Guest Lecture Series


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icon-jorgensen-lectureJorgensen Guest Lecture Series

John Sayles visits the IU Cinema.
This lecture series is made possible through the generous support of the Ove W Jorgensen Foundation. Lectures are generally held in the IU Cinema. Tickets are not required most lectures, however, seating is limited. Please check the page for each individual lecture for further location and ticketing details.

Guest Filmmakers from 2014 have included Edward James Olmos, Meryl Streep, Roger Corman, Abbas Kiarostami, Nisha Pahuja, and Patrick Wang, to name a few.

Guest Filmmakers from 2013 included James Acheson, Nelson Pereira dos Santos, Eliza Hittman, Bobcat Goldthwait, Christine Vachon, Nicolas Winding Refn, Hannah Fidell, and Ava DuVernay, to name a few.

Guest Filmmakers from 2012 included Whit Stillman, Bette Gordon, Chuck Workman, Ari Folman, Werner Herzog, Claire Denis, Joe Swanberg, Todd Solondz, Amy Seimetz, Walter Salles, Alison Klayman, and Rick Alverson, to name a few.

Guest Filmmakers from 2011 included John Sayles, Albert Maysles, Jill Godmilow, Stanley Nelson, Paul Schrader, Monika Treut, Peter Bogdanovich, David Anspaugh, Angelo Pizzo, Charles Burnett, Michael Uslan, Kenneth Anger, William Lustig, and Pedro Costa, to name a few.

Click here for 10 Questions with Werner Herzog.

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