Jan 21, 2014This semester's FILM 5010: Symposium will be held at the Athena on Sunday Nights at 7 PM. All are welcome. The symposium will take the form of public screenings called SERIES SEA HERE. Other than the obvious puns about the main engaged by the cinema, the title refers to the films in the series that will bring various seas here, to landlocked Athens
Mar 19, 2013"When technophile Sarah Sparks (Anna Margaret Hollyman) becomes pregnant, her uncertainties about motherhood trigger an impulsive road trip to the source of her anxiety: her long-estranged mother living far away and off-the-grid. A SXSW premiere and winner of the Sloan Feature Film Prize, Annie J. Howell and Lisa Robinson co-direct this comic coming-of-parenthood tale for the internet age."
Mar 13, 2013
To reclaim an ancestral couch upon which esteemed rabbis slept, Pearl Gluck travels from her Hasidic community in Brooklyn to her roots in Hungary. Along the way, a colorful cast of characters gets involved – the couch exporter, her ex-communist ...