International Film Club (IFilm)

The fall term will feature two screenings by masters of British realism.

Naked, by Mike Leigh (England, 1993) - presented on 10/24/2006

Ae Fond Kiss, by Ken Loach (England/Scotland, 2004) - presented on 11/12/2006 as part of ISP's International Education Week


Past Screenings

International Open Air Cinema 2006, Summer 2006

The Passion of Joan of Arc, by Carl Theodor Dreyer (France, 1928), with a special live score written and performed on cello by John Keith - presented on 11/16/2005 as part of ISP's International Education Week

Kes, by Ken Loach (England, 1969), with special guest introduction by Mr. James Oliva - presented on 11/08/2005

Mirror, by Andrei Tarkovsky (Soviet Union, 1975) - presented on 10/18/2005

The Sweet Hereafter, by Atom Egoyan (Canada, 1997) - presented on 10/11/2005

International Open Air Cinema 2005, Summer 2005

The Garden of Eden - presented on 05/02/2005 as part of Club Latino's Semana Latina

Chungking Express - presented on 04/06/2005

Rosa Luxemburg, by Margarethe von Trotta (Germany, 1986), as part of the celebration of Women's History Month - presented on 03/08/2005

Yeelen by Souleymane Cisse (Mali/Burkina Faso, 1987), as part of the celebration of Black History Month - presented on 02/08/2005

The Far Side of the Moon by Robert LePage (Canada, 2003) - presented on 02/01/2005

11'09"01 - September 11, 2001 by eleven international directors (2002) - presented on 01/18/2005

Lumumba by Roaul Peck (2000), as part of ISP's International Education Week - presented on 11/16/2004

Lilya 4-Ever by Lukas Moodysson (2002), co-sponsored by the Caltech Women's Center - presented on 10/27/2004

Ratcatcher by Lynne Ramsay (1999) - presented on 10/12/2004

The Double Life of Veronique by Krzysztof Kieslowski (1991) - presented on 09/28/2004

The International Open Air Cinema 2004, Summer 2004

Men With Guns (Hombres Armados) by John Sayles (1998), as part of Semana Latina - presented on 05/06/2004

Special double feature of Life Is Sweet and Night on Earth, presented as part of ISP's International Week, 04/11/2004.

The Nightingale's Prayer by Henri Barakat (1959) - presented on 04/01/2004

Whale Rider by Niki Caro (2002), as part of Caltech's celebration of Women's History Month - presented on 03/04/2003

Show Me Love by Lukas Moodysson (1998) - presented on 02/26/2004

Baraka by Ron Fricke (1992) - presented on 01/22/2004

Withnail and I by Bruce Robinson (1987) - presented on 01/08/2004

Aguirre, the Wrath of God by Werner Herzog (1973) - presented on 11/20/2003

The Runner by Amir Naderi (1985), with special guest lecture by the film's star, Madjid Niroumand - presented on 11/09/2003

The Emperor and the Assassin by Kaige Chen (1999) - presented on 10/23/2003

Amores Perros by Alejandro González Iñárritu (2000) - presented on 10/09/2003

International Open Air Cinema (cosponsored by ISP and Caltech International Clubs) - presented 07/08/2003 - 09/02/2003

Il Postino by Michael Radford (1994) - presented on 11/19/2002

Ulysses' Gaze by Theo Angelopoulos (1997) - presented on 10/22/2002

Black Cat, White Cat by Emir Kusturica (1998) - presented on 10/08/2002

Ashes of Time by Kar-wai Wong (1994) - presented on 09/10/2002

Marcello Mastroianni week - presented 08/26/2003 - 08/30/2003

Exotica by Atom Egoyan (1994) - presented on 08/13/2002

Winter Sleepers by Tom Tykwer (1997) - presented on 07/30/2002

Tango by Carlos Saura (1998) - presented on 07/16/2002

No Man's Land by Danis Tanovic (2001) - presented on 07/02/2002

Waking Life by Richard Linklater (2001) - presented on 06/18/2002

Train of Life by Radu Mihaileanu (1998) - presented on 06/04/2002

All about my mother by Pedro Almodovar (1999) - presented on 05/21/2002

Burnt by the Sun by Nikita Mikhalkov (1994) - presented on 05/07/2002

Short Documentaries during Caltech International Week - presented 04/15/2002 - 04/20/2003

Farewell My Concubine by Kaige Chen (1993) - presented on 04/09/2002

Antonia's Line by Marleen Gorris (1995) - presented on 03/26/2002

The Seventh Seal by Ingmar Bergman (1957) - presented on 03/14/2002

Ran by Akira Kurosawa (1985) - presented on 02/21/2002

Underground by Emir Kusturica (1995) - presented on 01/24/2002


The International Film Club (IFilm) at Caltech intends to provide the Caltech community the opportunity to experience film from various countries and cultures. IFilm is open to everybody at Caltech who enjoys watching films.

Club activity involves periodic screenings of films from all over the world, as well as special events cosponsored with other organizations on campus. The choice of films to be screened is based on suggestions from club members and our collaborators. To become a club member and join the IFilm email list send an email to ifilm@its.caltech.edu.

The IFilm web page provides information about titles, locations, and times of future screenings.


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