Snite Salon Series
Snite Salons are collegial exchanges of ideas about a great work of art, informed by participants’ thoughtful observations, curiosity, and discernment. Gather with fellow students in the galleries to discover, discuss, and debate together the selection for this month’s salon.
Tuesday, March 26; 5 to 5:45 p.m. Meet in the Atrium, Snite Museum of Art
Film: The Weight of the Oath (Le poids du serment)
Screening will be followed by a discussion with the film’s director, Kollo Daniel Sanou. This story about human weakness and the value of loyalty takes place among the Dozos, a brotherhood of hunters in Burkina Faso, Mali and Ivory Coast, who live according to their own rules and laws. 87 minutes, NR; French with English subtitles.
Tuesday, March 26; 6 to 8 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art
Borderlands Poetry Reading Project
The readings aim to bring together Indiana poets with writers from neighboring states to share poems about immigration, migration, borders, and home. Funded by Indiana Poet Laureate Karen Kovacik.
Wednesday, March 27; 7 p.m. in Room 129, DeBartolo Hall
Film: Au Revoir Les Enfants (1987)
History on Film Series. Rated PG, 104 minutes; French with English subtitles. $4 – $7.
A heartbreaking story of friendship and devastating loss concerning two boys living in Nazi-occupied France. Introduced by Tom Kselman, Professor of History.
Wednesday, March 27; 7:30 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Double Feature: Two By Hong Sang-Soo $4 – $7.
– In Another Country (2012)
Not Rated, 89 minutes; Korean with English subtitles. Legendary French actress Isabelle Huppert stars in the first English-language film from South Korean master Hong Sang-soo.
– The Day He Arrives (2011)
Not Rated, 79 minutes; Korean with English subtitles. Infused with a playfulness and dry wit that recalls the films of Woody Allen and Eric Rohmer, The Day He Arrives is a delightful meditation on relationships, filmmaking, and the unknowable forces that govern our lives.
Thursday, March 28; 7 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center