2013-14 Reel Film Society Programme


THE ACT OF KILLING WEEK 10The inaugural Reel Film Society season was based around the theme of ‘essentials’.

The team members: Amber Shields, Ke’leigh Sapp, Thomas Jackson, Emma Mason, Andres Zambrano-Bravo, Sammy Bennett and Drs Leshu Torchin and Tom Rice.

The programme:
30/1: Double Whoopee (Lewis R. Foster, 1929) & The Last Laugh (F.W. Murnau, 1924), with musical accompaniment by Jane Gardner, Roderick Long and Hazel Morrison
13/2: Profondo Rosso /Deep Red (Dario Argento, 1975) with introduction by Professor Richard Dyer
20/2: The Servant (Joseph Losey, 1963) with introduction by Dr Elisabetta Girelli
27/2: Carnal Knowledge (Mike Nichols, 1971)
3/4: Taste of Cherry (Abbas Kiarostami, 1997) with introduction by Dr Maryam Ghorbankarimi (Persian)
17/4: The Act of Killing (Joshua Oppenheimer, 2012) with introduction by Dr Jaremey McMullin (IR)
24/4: Los Olvidados (Luis Buñuel, 1950) with introduction by Dr Bernard Bentley (Spanish)
8/5: Tears of the Black Tiger (Wisit Sartsanatieng, 2000) with introduction by Dr Dina Iordonova (Film Studies)