Tuesday, October 10, 2017


SOKA COMMUNITY CINEMA AND PBS INDIE LENS POP-UP PRESENT "I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO" BY RAOUL PECK

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 7 – 9 p.m.



One of the most acclaimed films of the year and an Oscar nominee for Best Documentary, I Am Not Your Negro envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin’s original words, spoken by Samuel L. Jackson, and with a flood of rich archival material.TRT: 84 minutes

PANELIST: Professor James Spady

Location Pauling Hall 216
Campus Location Pauling Hall 216
Address Soka University
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Event Type University-Wide
Contact tcrowdertaraborrelli@soka.edu
Keywords I am not your negro, documentary, free, film, cinema, PBS, Indie Lens, Soka University, Aliso Viejo, California,
Link www.pbs.org…


SOKA COMMUNITY CINEMA AND PBS INDIE LENS POP-UP PRESENT "CHASING TRANE: THE JOHN COLTRANE DOCUMENTARY" BY JOHN SCHEINFELD 

Thursday, November 2, 2017, 7 – 9 p.m.





Set against the social, political and cultural landscape of the times, Chasing Trane brings saxophone great John Coltrane to life, as a man and an artist. The film is the definitive look at the boundary-shattering musician whose influence continues to this day. (TRT: 84 minutes)
www.coltranefilm.com

PANELIST: Professor Allison Johnson
Location Pauling Hall 216
Campus Location Pauling Hall 216
Address Soka University
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Event Type University-Wide
Contact tcrowdertaraborrelli@soka.edu
Keywords John Coltrane, documentary, free, film, cinema, Soka University, Aliso Viejo, California,
Link www.pbs.org…

Sunday, October 8, 2017

SLEEPING IN THE FOREST: DREAMSCAPES OF NATURE AND SOCIETY

Thursday, September 14, 2017 – Monday, January 8, 2018





Pablo Salvadó and Sebastián Chillemi present some of their most recent artistic reflections on natural landscapes and countrysides in Latin America. This show reconceptualizes European impressionism and its influence in Latin America.

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 14, 2017, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Campus Location Founders Hall Art Gallery
Address Soka University
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Event Type Art Gallery
Contact arts@soka.edu
Keywords Soka University, Latin American Art, Pablo Salvadó, Sebastián Chillemi, impressionism, Art Gallery, Latin American artists, acrylic painting, paint on canvas, ink on canvas, turn of the 19th century art
Link www.chillemisebastian.blogspot.com









Thursday, October 5, 2017

SOKA COMMUNITY CINEMA PRESENTS A PBS POV DOCUMENTARY FILM "SHALOM ITALIA" 

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 7 – 9 Pm



In Shalom Italia, three Italian Jewish brothers set off on a journey through Tuscany, in search of a cave where they hid as children to escape the Nazis. Their quest, full of humor, food, and Tuscan landscapes, straddles the boundary between history and myth — a profound, funny, and endearing exploration of individual and communal memory.

Panelist: Professor Robert Allinson

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Journey to the Kino Eye of documentaries about Latin America

LATIN AMERICA THROUGH THE EYES DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKERS


Rodrigo Reyes (USA/Mexico)


Themes

Border Issues, Hybrid Identities, Immigration and Migration

Films:

Memories Of The Future
Purgatorio



Natalia Almada (USA/Mexico)




Everardo Gonzalez (Mexico)



Ryan Suffern (USA/Guatemala)

https://medium.com/@siskelfilmcenter/5-questions-with-ryan-suffern-director-of-finding-oscar-3573947431be

Pamela Yates (USA/Guatemala)

http://www.wradio.com.co/noticias/sociedad/documental-sobre-resistencia-indigena-en-guatemala-seleccionado-para-sundance/20161205/nota/3323287.aspx