Digital Film

Mason Gross Presents: Hale County This Morning, This Evening (2018)

Other

7 p.m. Monday, November 18, 2019
An Academy Award-nominated, intimate portrait of Hale County, Alabama, that captures a detailed glimpse into America’s Black Belt through the lives of two young black men as they navigate everyday life. Director RaMell Ross will appear for a post-screening Q&A.

New Brunswick Performing Arts Center – Arthur Laurents Theater

BFA Showcases

Other

7 p.m. Wednesday, December 11, 2019 – Sophomores
7 p.m. Thursday, December 12, 2019 – Seniors
Documentary, fiction, and experimental work by up-and-coming student filmmakers.

Rutgers Cinema

Free

Particle Fever (2013)

Other

10 a.m. Friday, November 8, 2019
A documentary about the launch of the Large Hadron Collider, when physicists are on the cusp of the greatest scientific discovery of all time—or perhaps their greatest failure. Director Mark Levinson, a filmmaker with a PhD in physics, will appear for a post-screening Q&A.

Rutgers Cinema

Free

Mason Gross Presents: Good Time (2017)

Other

7 p.m. Friday, October 25, 2019
After a botched bank robbery lands his brother in prison, Constantine “Connie” Nikas (Robert Pattinson) embarks on a twisted odyssey through New York City’s underworld in an increasingly desperate—and dangerous—attempt to get his brother (Benny Safdie) out of jail. Co-directors Josh and Benny Safdie will appear for a post-screening Q&A and reception.

The Distant Barking of Dogs (2017)

Other

10 a.m. Friday, October 11, 2019
Created over the course of a year, this documentary observes the pressures of war as they gradually erode the innocence of a 10-year-old Ukrainian boy. Director Simon Lereng Wilmont will appear remotely for a post-screening Q&A.

Rutgers Cinema

Free

Swarm Season (2019)

Other

10 a.m. Friday, September 20, 2019

Rutgers FIlmmaking Center BFA Freshman/Transfer Showcase

Other

7 p.m. Thursday, May 2, 2019
A screening of short films selected by students.

Civic Square Building, James J. Florio Auditorium

Free

NOFLASH Video Show

Other

May 3–5, 2019

Visiting Filmmaker Series: Communion

Other

10 a.m. Friday, April 26, 2019
This drama tells the true story of 14-year-old Ola as she cares for her autistic brother and helps him prepare for his Holy Communion, an event she hopes will bring her ineffectual father and absentee mother together. Director Anna Zamecka will appear remotely for a post-screening Q&A.

Rutgers Cinema

Free

Visiting Filmmaker Series: Harvest Moon

Other

10 a.m. Friday, April 5, 2019
A documentary profiling the lives of Bolot Tagaev and his family as they complete the annual tradition of harvesting walnut trees in one of the oldest forests of Kyrgyzstan. Director Zaheed Mawani will appear for a post-screening Q&A.

Rutgers Cinema

Free

This event is underwritten by the Blanche & Irving Laurie Foundation.