This week we preview the films for IC’s first full week of the fall semester including Jon Chu’s smash hit Crazy Rich Asians (English/Mandarin, 2018), the 2018 Palme d’Or winner at Canne Shoplifters (Hirokazu Koreeda, Japanese, 2018), the classic film noir Double Indemnity (Billy Wilder, English, 1944), and the documentary Apollo 11 (Todd Douglas Miller, English, 2019). For those wanting to hear a discussion of last week’s films they can find them on the episodes from last semester including Transit (W19 episode 11) and Mirai (in W19 episode 13).
From the Booth
a Podcast from BYU’s International Cinema
The directors of the Brigham Young University International Cinema and their special guests discuss the films showing at BYU’s International Cinema–one of the longest running college cinema programs of its kind in the world. IC screens over eighty of the best contemporary and classic films from all over the world each year with support from the BYU College of Humanities, and you can get background about the films here. “From the Booth” is a great way to get insights into foreign films, the history of cinema, and about what is going on in the world of media studies. Click here to find out how to subscribe.