October 20:  Frame by Frame (2015)

(Film Screening Friday, October 20, 5:30 p.m. Peter’s Education Center Auditorium west of Save Mart Center in the Student Recreation Center Building)

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October 20:  Frame by Frame (2015)

Discussant: Farzana Wahidy (Photographer featured in the film)

After decades of war and an oppressive Taliban regime, four Afghan photojournalists face the realities of building a free press in a country left to stand on its own. Under Taliban rule it was a crime to take a photo. After the Taliban fell from power in 2001, a fledgling free press emerges and a photography revolution is born. Now, as foreign troops and media withdraw, Afghanistan is left to stand on its own, and so are its journalists. Set in modern Afghanistan bursting with color and character, Frame by Frame follows four Afghan photojournalists as they navigate an emerging and dangerous media landscape – reframing Afghanistan for the world and for themselves. Through cinema vérité, intimate interviews, powerful photojournalism, and never-before-seen archival footage shot in secret during the Taliban regime, the film connects audiences with four photojournalists in the pursuit of the truth. In Dari & English with English subtitles, 85 minutes.   http://www.framebyframethefilm.com/

Co-Sponsors: Department of Art & Design, Center for Creativity and the Arts, Asian Pacific Islander Programs and Services at Fresno State Cross Cultural and Gender Center and Department of Communication

“The Other Eye on Afghanistan: Photographs of Farzana Wahidy” (artist featured in Frame by Frame): Exhibition in Conley Art Gallery Oct 9 – 26

https://fresnostatecah.com/2017/10/02/the-other-eye-on-afghanistan-features-ground-breaking-photography-by-farzana-wahidy/

 

All films screened on campus are free and open to the public. Parking is not enforced after 4 p.m. on Fridays.

CineCulture is a film series provided as a service to Fresno State campus students, faculty, and staff, and community. CineCulture is also offered as a 3 unit academic course (MCJ 179) in the Mass Communication and Journalism Department. CineCulture fulfills General Education Integration Area Multicultural International (MI).

CineCulture Club promotes cultural awareness through film and post-screening discussions.

Fresno State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us in advance to your participation.

For further information about CineCulture: https://cineculture.csufresno.edu/

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Contact: Dr. Mary Husain (Instructor & Club Adviser) at mhusain@csufresno.edu

Saturday: Asian Pacific Islander Film Festival Oct. 21

Oct. 21: Beginning at 12 noon at the Alice Peters Auditorium (Peters Business 191 in the University Business Center).


Featuring a SHORT FILM CONTEST!!!
Reception begins at 5 p.m. and awards ceremony at 5:30 p.m.

6 p.m. Screening of Don’t Think I’ve Forgotten: Cambodia’s Lost Rock and Roll, followed by a panel discussion.