Fall 2019 Episode 11: Walls

By November 14, 2019 No Comments

In this episode IC co-directors Marc Yamada and Chip Oscarson talk about the visit of filmmaker Emelie Mahdavian and the film she produced, Midnight Traveler (2019). Prof. Rob McFarland (German) joins them for a discussion of the three Berlin-Wall themed films for last week, and then they preview the films for 13-16 November that all deal with representing race on film.

00:50 Midnight Traveler (Hassan Fazili, Dari, 2019)
08:07 Balloon (Michael Herbig, German, 2018)
12:08 Good Bye Lenin! (Wolfgang Becker, German, 2003)
17:34 Wings of Desire (Wim Wenders, German, 1987)

26:18 Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, English, 2019)
28:12 Green Book (Peter Farrelly, English, 2018)
31:43 If Beale Street Could Talk (Barry Jenkins, English, 2018)
34:53 Girlhood (CĂ©line Sciamma, French, 2014)