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Miners Shot Down
Miners Shot Down
Oct 14
Film/Video Theater
The gripping documentary Miners Shot Down explores a 2012 “wildcat” strike in one of South Africa’s biggest platinum mines.
Oct 15
Film/Video Theater
Winner of the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival, Taxi reveals Jafar Panahi as one of the most vital filmmakers of our time.
Image of Richard E. Byrd’s Second Expedition to Antarctica, 1933-1935
Byrd 1933: Films from the Discovery Lecture Series
Oct 20
Film/Video Theater
Culled from ten reels of 35mm film found in the papers of Admiral Richard E. Byrd, Byrd 1933 is a glorious cinematic record of the famed explorer’s expeditions in 1928–30 and 1922–35.
Hope and Prey
NSEW: Films by Vanessa Renwick
Oct 21
Film/Video Theater
“Vanessa Renwick’s films reveal the hidden stories and secret lives that define our national weirdness, imbued with the radical curiosity and vision of a true pioneer.”—filmmaker Todd Haynes
Penelope Spheeris
Short Films: 1968–1998
Oct 22
Film/Video Theater
Even as a student at UCLA, Spheeris displayed a level of confidence and creativity rare in such a young filmmaker.

Upcoming Events

Picture Lock: 25 Years of Film/Video Residencies at the Wex

Learn more about our four-day celebration of the Film/Video Studio here (then grab a Festival Pass for admission to all screenings and conversations here). 

The Decline of Western Civilization

Don't miss your chance to see filmmaker Penelope Spheeris introduce her iconic The Decline of Western Civilization on Friday, October 23—get your tickets now.