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  • A Numerate Film History?

    This conference focuses on the study of film using such statistics as the number and duration of shots; among the early filmmakers to be considered are D.W. Griffith, Mack Sennett, and Charles Chaplin. more...
  • North

    Directed by John Boskovich, this 2001 film features writer Gary Indiana reading from Louis-Ferdinand Céline's 1960 novel North. more...
  • Network (R)

    Good campy fun from the combined talents of Paddy Chayefsky and Sidney Lumet; Chayefsky was apparently serious about much of this shrill, self-important 1976 satire about television, interlaced with bile about radicals and pushy career women, and so were some critics at the time. more...
  • Nine (PG-13)

    Not to be confused with Shane Acker's dismal animation 9, this is another razzmatazz musical adapted by Rob Marshall (Chicago) from a Broadway show. more...
  • Naked Spaces—Living Is Round

    Significantly, when Vietnamese filmmaker Trinh T. Minh-ha gives herself a director's credit in her remarkable 1985 meditation on West African life and architecture, she places an X over the word "directed." more...
  • Nishant

    In this 1975 drama from Indian director Shyam Benegal, a village school teacher is pulled into a web of familial and political conflicts and corruption. more...