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Tattered Cover Classics

Overview

First Sunday monthly (except holidays), 1pm at the Sie FilmCenter. Tickets are only $1!

From silent-era giants to screwball geniuses, from noir masterminds to post-war auteurs, this film-and-discussion series—hosted by KUNC film critic Howie Movshovitz with post film discussion after every screening—invites you to rediscover such silver-screen classics as His Girl Friday, The Third Man,Breathless and beyond.
Sponsored by Tattered Cover Bookstore and KUNC Radio with a Special Thanks to The Criterion Collection.

Films in Program...

Tattered Cover Classics: Late Autumn

Tattered Cover Classics: Late Autumn

Plays Sunday, February 2 at 1:00 PM at the Sie - Hosted by Howie Movshovitz with a post-film discussion! The great actress and Ozu regular Setsuko Hara plays a mother gently trying to persuade her daughter to marry in this glowing portrait of family love and conflict—a reworking of Ozu's 194

Japan 1960 128 Min
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Tattered Cover Classics: Hoop Dreams

Tattered Cover Classics: Hoop Dreams

Plays Sunday, March 1 at 1:00 PM at the Sie - Hosted by Howie Movshovitz with a post-film discussion! The movie follows two gifted young African-American boys in Chicago, William Gates and Arthur Agee, who have dedicated their lives to becoming professional basketball players. First, they ha

USA 1994 170 Min
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Tattered Cover Classics: Ashes And Diamonds

Tattered Cover Classics: Ashes And Diamonds

Plays Sunday, April 5 at 1:00 PM at the Sie - Hosted by Howie Movshovitz with a post-film discussion! Zbigniew Cybulski, sometimes dubbed the Polish James Dean, plays a young man in the first days of peace following the end of World War II, who plans to assassinate a newly-installed Communis

Poland 1958 103 Min
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Tattered Cover Classics: The Music Room

Tattered Cover Classics: The Music Room

Plays Sunday, May 3 at 1:00 PM at the Sie - Hosted by Howie Movshovitz with a post-film discussion A middle-aged man who is the last of his family of wealthy landlords, watches over what’s left of his diminished life as it slowly crumbles. He loves putting on concerts which he cannot afford,

India 1958 99 Min
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Tattered Cover Classics: The Match Factory Girl

Tattered Cover Classics: The Match Factory Girl

Plays Sunday, June 7 at 1:00 PM at the Sie - Hosted by Howie Movshovitz with a post-film discussion!The match factory girl herself (Kati Outinen) has a dreary job—the last stage after logs are stripped, sawn and sliced into matches—and she does it with no expression or apparent feeling. She h

Finland 1990 69 Min
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