Tag: Webster University Film Series

Centennial: ‘A Century Through Cinema’ series continues through summer 2015

Centennial: ‘A Century Through Cinema’ series continues through summer 2015

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of the Webster University Centennial celebration, the Webster University Film Series continues the “A Century Through Cinema” series throughout 2015, reflecting 100 years of cinema, with each event representing a different era in film history. A special guest will introduce the next film on Friday, May 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred […]

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German Film Series Commemorates End of World War I, opens April 14 with ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’

German Film Series Commemorates End of World War I, opens April 14 with ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The German program in the Department of International Languages and Cultures of the College of Arts & Sciences will commemorate the centennial of the end of World War I with three screenings of films about war and Germany, with a brief historical introduction before each one. The series opens Tuesday, April 14, with a screening […]

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Celebrating Art ‘Like Nowhere Else in Town’: Webster Film Series, Opera Theatre Named ‘Best of St. Louis’

Celebrating Art ‘Like Nowhere Else in Town’: Webster Film Series, Opera Theatre Named ‘Best of St. Louis’

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Add yet more Webster University connections to the “Best of St. Louis” awards. The annual awards by the Riverfront Times, the primary St. Louis alternative weekly, recently called Webster junior and chess grandmaster Wesley So the “Best College Athlete in St. Louis,” In the art and entertainment section of the 2014 “Best of St. Louis” […]

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Snapshots: Centennial Film Series Kick-Off

Snapshots: Centennial Film Series Kick-Off

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 150 people packed into the Winifred Moore Auditorium on Friday evening – but it wasn’t a big budget Hollywood blockbuster that drew the crowds to the screen. Instead, the crowd gathered to see a collection of silent films of Harold Lloyd. Musical accompaniment was provided by a local group, The Rats and People […]

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Centennial Event: ‘A Century Through Film’ series kicks off Sept. 5 with silent films, musical accompaniment

Centennial Event: ‘A Century Through Film’ series kicks off Sept. 5 with silent films, musical accompaniment

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of the Webster University Centennial celebration, the Webster University Film Series will hold a special series throughout 2014-15 reflecting 100 years of cinema, with each event representing a different era in film history. Join the kickoff of “A Century Through Cinema” on Friday, Sept. 5, at 7:30 p.m., featuring the silent films of […]

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In the News: Polgar Girls’ Invitational alum; Harrison on 35mm film; Rishe on NCAA union ruling, Final Four

In the News: Polgar Girls’ Invitational alum; Harrison on 35mm film; Rishe on NCAA union ruling, Final Four

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Girls’ Invitational Alum on Polgar, Webster South Carolina’s Edgefield Daily featured a promising young chess champion who is a veteran of the Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational tournament, discussing Polgar’s influence and her own sights set on attending Webster: “Susan is always telling us to be […]

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Tuesdays this Spring: German Film Series

Tuesdays this Spring: German Film Series

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Immerse yourself in German film this spring with Webster University’s Spring 2014 German Film Series. Check out a different film and take part in post-film discussion on the last Tuesday of each month, 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Tickets: $6 general public; $5 seniors, alumni, and students from other schools; $4 Webster University […]

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What Is America? Open Forum and Screening of ‘I Learn America’ Nov. 21

What Is America? Open Forum and Screening of ‘I Learn America’ Nov. 21

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Studies Committee (MULC) has asked the Webster community the question, “What Is America?” The answers will be displayed and discussed in an open forum at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21, in the Moore Auditorium prior to the screening of the film, I Learn America. The film, which begins at 7:30 p.m., is […]

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Film Series: ‘Deadline in Disaster’ Benefit & Panel Discussion Oct. 12

Film Series: ‘Deadline in Disaster’ Benefit & Panel Discussion Oct. 12

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Disaster Relief will be the mission as the Webster University Film Series presents a special viewing of the film Deadline In Disaster Saturday, Oct. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. A panel session on weather disaster issues will follow the film. Admission to the film and panel event is free, however a […]

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Film Series: “Triumph of the Wild” with Pianist Thollem McDonas Oct. 4

Film Series: “Triumph of the Wild” with Pianist Thollem McDonas Oct. 4

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster Univesity Film Series presents Triumph of the Wild on Friday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Admission is $6 for the general public, $5 for senior adults (60 +), students from other schools and Webster University (WU) alumni, $4 for WU faculty and staff, and free to WU students. […]

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