Category Archives: Announcements

Queer China Onscreen 15 October 2012

Pomona College and the Pomona College Media Guild are delighted to welcome pioneering underground film director Cui Zi’en to campus for a special screening. As part of the China Onscreen Biennial that is happening in the Los Angeles region, Cui … Continue reading

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Sonali Kolhatkar Presents Probing Annual Pinkel Lecture on “Globalism, Social Justice and the Media”

   On April 24 at 4:30 pm in Rose Hills Theater, Sonali Kolhatkar, host and executive producer of “Uprising” on KPFK-FM and co-founder of the Afghan Women’s Mission, presented this year’s Pinkel Lecture in Media Studies, in which she conducted a probing … Continue reading

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Screening of Peter Bo Rappmund’s Psychohydrography, 7:30 PM, 11 April 2012

Screening of Peter Bo Rappmund, Psychohydorgraphy, 2010, 63 mins. What does our region look like? What does it sound like? Young digital filmmaker Peter Bo Rappmund will join the newly formed Pomona Media Guild in Rose Hills Theatre at 7:30 … Continue reading

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Screening of Oscar Nominated Short Documentary “Saving Face” on Monday, February 27, 7 pm, Rose Hills Theater, Pomona College

The Departments of Media Studies and Religious Studies at Pomona College & the Pakistan Arts Council invite you to a screening of the Oscar nominated short documentary film by Daniel Junge and Shareem Obaid Chinoy, “Saving Face.”  The screening will … Continue reading

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Media Madness Week, November 28-December 1, 2011

THE GUILD COMES TO POMONA Monday, November 28, 7 pm, Smith Campus Center 208, with cast member Vince Caso and director Sean Becker of the popular web series “The Guild”.     ************************************************************************************ “Preserving Visual Music: The Archives of Center for Visual … Continue reading

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Light on Surface, Reflection on Screen

The Pomona College Department of Media Studies presents: LIGHT ON SURFACE, REFLECTION ON SCREEN: RECENT JAPANESE 8MM FILMS “LIGHT ON SURFACE, REFLECTION ON SCREEN is a survey of contemporary Japanese 8mm works, ranging from personal documentary to experimental film, showing … Continue reading

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REDCAT trip to screening of Li Hongqi’s WINTER VACATION

SCREENING: Li Hongqi’s Winter Vacation, 2010, 91 mins Winner: Golden Leopard, 63rd Locarno Film Festival Thursday 7 April 2011 Bus Leaving from Pomona College Museum of Art (corners of College & Bonita) for CALART’s REDCAT Theatre at 6:30 pm “… … Continue reading

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Todd McGowan on “Abandoning Reality in Inception”

Todd McGowan Associate Professor of Film Studies, University of Vermont “Abandoning Reality in Inception” Date: Thursday April 7 Time: 9:35-10:50 Place: Pearsons 101 In this talk, Professor McGowan analyzes Christopher Nolan’s 2010 film Inception to show that the fundamental metaphysical … Continue reading

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Hilary Neroni on “Documentaries Post 9/11″

Hilary Neroni Associate Professor of Film Studies, University of Vermont Date: Friday April 8 Time: 1:30-3:00 Place: Crookshank 108 (Ena Thompson Reading Room) Refreshments will be served Lecture: “Documentaries post 9/11: Circling the Truth at Abu Ghraib” In this talk … Continue reading

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Tales from the New Chinese Cinema

Pomona College Museum of Art & Department of Media Studies present four Chinese films in April: Mon Apr 11 | 7:30 pm Liu Jiayin: Oxhide II (Niupi II) 2009, 133 min. Director Liu Jiayin will screen and discuss her celebrated … Continue reading

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