Event Listings: Film

WatermelonWoman

‘THE WATERMELON WOMAN’

February 21, 2018
7:00pm

The Wolf Humanities Center’s Forum on Afterlives is showcasing a film series titled “Reviving and Reviewing the ‘Race Film’” through February. As part of the program, “The Watermelon Woman” will be screened at International House Philadelphia’s Lightbox Film Center.

TVTV Looks at the Oscars

OSCARS SATIRE

March 2, 2018
7:00pm

Part of the Institute of Contemporary Art's Broadcasting series and a First Friday Live Culture event, "TVTV Looks at the Oscars" is a 1976 documentary-satire that pokes fun at the culture of the Oscars and celebrity personalities, featuring commentary from Lily Tomlin and an interview with Ken Kasey.

Have You Seen the Arana

RELIGIOUS FARMING TRADITIONS

March 11, 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Part of the Penn Museum's Second Sunday Culture Films series, director Sunanda Bhat's “Have You Seen the Arana“ takes viewers to South India, where farmers apply religious traditions to preserve the landscape and native crops for future generations.