The Emory University Department of Film and Media Studies presents its Fall 2012 Cinematheque Series with the theme, Movie Magic: Special and Visual Effects from 1896 to Now.
The 35mm film screenings, free and open to all, provide the opportunity to see films in their original format, with commentary from Emory faculty.
Sept 12: Metropolis (1927)
Sept 19: King Kong (1933)
Sept. 26: The Invisible Man (1933)
Oct. 3: The Tingler (1959) with Bruce Goldstein of New York City’s Film Forum
Oct. 10: Destination Moon (1950)
Oct. 17: Beauty and the Beast (1946)
Oct. 24: Godzilla (1954)
Oct 31: Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Nov. 7: 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Nov. 14: An Evening with World-Renowned French Filmmaker Claire Denis. Director of Chocolat, Beau Travail, and 35 Cups of Rum, Denis introduces and discusses her feature film White Material (2009).
Nov. 28: Brazil (1985)
Dec. 5: The Host (2006)