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FILM SCREENINGS

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    1998. Italy. Angela Ricci Lucchi, Yervant Gianikian. 8 min.

  • On the Heights All Is Peace

    1998. Italy. Angela Ricci Lucchi, Yervant Gianikian. 72 min.

Friday, February 13, 2009, 8:00 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2



  • Transparencies

    1998. Italy. Directed by Angela Ricci Lucchi, Yervant Gianikian. This abstract exploration of the relationship between film and war compares the process of decay in nitrate film and gunpowder. 8 min.

  • On the Heights All Is Peace

    1998. Italy. Directed by Angela Ricci Lucchi, Yervant Gianikian. This impressionistic antiwar film centers on the armed struggle between Austro-Hungarian and Italian forces on the Alpine Front during WWI, and includes original film material by the pioneer filmmaker Luca Comerio. The film captures the war through the eyes of the ordinary soldiers in the field, showing blood-stained, wounded bodies and anonymous crowds. 72 min.