Film Series

ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Spring 2014 Films

The Grapes of Wrath
Friday, February 28 at 7:00 p.m.
Page Hall, 135 Western Avenue, Downtown Campus
A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression. UAlbany history professor Kendra Smith-Howard will moderate a discussion immediately following the screening.

Sweet Dreams
Friday, April 25 at 7:00 p.m.
Page Hall, 135 Western Avenue, Downtown Campus
A remarkable group of Rwandan women defies the devastation of the genocide to form the country's first all-female drumming troupe and open the country's first ice cream shop. Producer/director Rob Fruchtman will offer commentary and answer audience questions following the film.

Past Films:
Kinyarwanda
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The Execution of Wanda Jean
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Day, Night, Day, Night
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Homeland: Four Portraits of Native Action

I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)

The Central Park Five

Once Were Warriors

The Garden

The Exterminating Angel