Tag: Webster University Film Series

Human Rights Film Festival Focuses on Disability Rights

Human Rights Film Festival Focuses on Disability Rights

| August 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

This year, the Webster University Year of International Human Rights Film Festival focuses on disability rights. The films take place on Thursday evenings in September, at 7 p.m., in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. The first film, The Intouchables (Weinstein Company, 2012), screens Thursday, Sept. 5, followed by […]

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Film Series: “Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay”

Film Series: “Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay”

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay on two weekends: Aug. 23 – 25, and Aug. 30 – Sept. 1, 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 […]

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Films Series at Schlafly Bottleworks: ‘Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid’ Aug. 7

Films Series at Schlafly Bottleworks: ‘Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid’ Aug. 7

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid on Wednesday, Aug. 7, at 8 p.m. at Schlafly Bottleworks, 7260 Southwest Ave., Maplewood, Mo. The film is part of the Strange Brew: Cult Films series. Admission is $5 for the general public and free for Webster faculty, staff and students with current Webster […]

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Film Series July 19-21: Les Blank Covers Herzog’s ‘Burden’

Film Series July 19-21: Les Blank Covers Herzog’s ‘Burden’

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series continues its “Gospel According to Les Blank” series with Burden of Dreams. For nearly five years, acclaimed German filmmaker Werner Herzog desperately tried to complete one of the most ambitious and difficult films of his career, Fitzcarraldo, the story of one man’s attempt to build an opera house […]

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Film Series: ‘Gospel According to Les Blank’ July 5-7, 12-14

Film Series: ‘Gospel According to Les Blank’ July 5-7, 12-14

| July 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

The next two weekends the Webster University Film Series presents “The Gospel According to Les Blank,” a series of films by the American director. THE MAESTRO: KING OF THE COWBOY ARTISTS Friday, July 5 & 12 at 7:30 p.m. (Les Blank, 1995, USA, 54 min.) What happens when a dedicated husband and father quits his […]

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Classic French Film Festival Continues June 20-23

Classic French Film Festival Continues June 20-23

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series, Cinema St. Louis, and TV5MONDE present four films (Yoyo, The Little Soldier, Les Misérables and Le Pont Du Nord) and one film short (Le Cinematographie) as part of The Classic French Film Festival. Tickets are $12 each, $10 for students and Cinema St. Louis members with valid and current IDs, […]

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Classic French Film Festival June 13 – 30

Classic French Film Festival June 13 – 30

| June 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series, Cinema St. Louis, and TV5MONDE present “The Classic French Film Festival” June 13 – 30 in the Moore Auditorium: Thursday, June 13, 7 p.m. THE LADIES’ PARADISE (Au bonheur des dames) (Julien Duvivier, 1930, B&W, 85 min.) With live accompaniment by Poor People of Paris Julien Duvivier’s final silent film […]

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Film Series: ‘The Ladies’ Paradise’ (Au bonheur des dames) June 13

Film Series: ‘The Ladies’ Paradise’ (Au bonheur des dames) June 13

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series and the Centre Francophone present a restoration of the 1930′s silent film, The Ladies’ Paradise (Au bonheur des dames), with live accompaniment by the Poor People of Paris, on Thursday, June 13, at 7 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. Admission is $4 for Webster faculty and staff and free for […]

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June 12: Farewell to Mike Steinberg and Free Screening of ‘Being There’

June 12: Farewell to Mike Steinberg and Free Screening of ‘Being There’

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join the Webster University Film Series on Wednesday, June 12, at 7 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium as we say farewell to Mike Steinberg, who is moving on from his 10-year position as director of the Film Series — and stay for a free screening of Being There, one of Steinberg’s favorite films. A light […]

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June 6-9: ‘Qfest St. Louis’

June 6-9: ‘Qfest St. Louis’

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cinema St. Louis, Vital Voice and the Webster University Film Series present Qfest St. Louis June 6 – 9 in the Moore Auditorium, which kicks off with the following two films: Thursday, June 6, 7 p.m. QFest St. Louis MARRIED & COUNTING (Allan Piper, 2012, USA, 93 min.) A same-sex couple celebrates their 25th anniversary […]

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