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Release: March 9, 2000
Pudovkin's silent film 'Mother' to be screened March
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Institute for
Cinema and Culture's ongoing seminar "Fourteen Weeks of Nostalgia for the
Early Days of Feature Films" offers weekly screenings of silent films with
live musical accompaniment.
The next screening, on Thursday, March 23, following spring
break, will be of Vsevolod Pudovkin's "Mother" with live accompaniment
by René Lecuona, an associate professor in the UI School of Music.
Screenings are at 7 p.m. Thursdays through the end of the semester (with the
exception of March 16 and 30) in Room 101 of the Becker Communication Studies
A discussion follows each film. The screenings are free
and open to the public.
For a complete schedule and further information, call
the Institute for Cinema and Culture at (319) 335-1348.