Celluloid Couch Film Series May 12: ‘Night on Earth’

| May 11, 2011
Night on Earth

As part of The Celluloid Couch series, the Webster University Film Series and the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute present Night on Earth, a 1991 Jim Jarmusch film.

Presented with analysis by Bernard Feinberg, PhD.

Screening: Thursday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Winifred Moore Auditorium

The Celluloid Couch presented by the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute

NIGHT ON EARTH (Jim Jarmusch, 1991, USA, 129 min)

Five cities. Five taxicabs. A multitude of strangers in the night. Jim Jarmusch assembled an extraordinary international cast of actors (including Gena Rowlands, Winona Ryder, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Béatrice Dalle, and Roberto Benigni) for this hilarious quintet of tales of urban displacement and existential angst, spanning time zones, continents, and languages. Jarmusch’s lovingly askew view of humanity from the passenger seat makes for one his most charming and beloved films. With analysis by Bernard Feinberg, Ph.D.

For event information please visit: www.stlpi.org/training/lecturesseminars/lecturescommunity.

Coming soon: Weekend, May 13, 14 & 15 at 7:30 p.m.
MY OWN PRIVATE IDAHO – 20th Anniversary Screening!

For the full calendar: www.webster.edu/filmseries.

Admission is $6 for the general public, $5 for seniors, students from other schools and Webster alumni, and $4 for Webster University staff and faculty unless otherwise noted. All films screened in Moore Auditorium on the campus of Webster University, 470 E. Lockwood, Webster Groves, Mo., unless noted.

The Webster University Film Series receives funding from the Missouri Arts Council – a state agency, the Regional Arts Commission, and the Arts and Education Council of Greater St. Louis.

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