Current Series



Intro to Film/Media Studies

This class introduces students to the field of Film/Media Studies, focusing on cinema’s formal elements and teaching students how to do close analysis. Professor: Ken Eisenstein. Screenings are free and open to the public.

 

 

Film Theory

This course traces the attempts to understand film as a medium, art form, social and political phenomenon, and shaper of consciousness, perception, and identity. Professor: Philip Sewell. Screenings are free and open to the public.

 

 

 

Tuesday Series

The Tuesday Film/Media Series brings to Lewisburg selections from the repertory of world cinema, as well as recent international and American independent films. Restorations, revivals and Central Pennsylvania premieres are presented with introductions, visiting filmmakers and post-screening discussions. Curator: Rebecca Meyers. Screenings are free and open to the public.


Film Auteurs: Hitchcock & Beyond

This class introduces students to the Auteur Theory, studying a diverse group of four filmmakers: Alfred Hitchcock’s early British films, Ida Lupino’s 1950s Hollywood movies, French filmmaker Jacques Tati, and contemporary auteur Abbas Kiarostami. Professor: Eric Faden. Screenings are free and open to the public.