Cinema of Resistance

At a time when so many feel called to resist the White House’s attacks on numerous fronts, we at the HFA feel compelled to do our part. Cinema has always been a method of examining the world as it is, with the possibility of raising understanding, inspiring change, and imagining other possibilities. Cinema of Resistance is a monthly series of films that embraces these alternate possibilities, animated by the spirit of protest and designed to call out oppression and demand justice. These screenings will be designed to spark discussion, beginning in our theater directly after the screening.

Current and upcoming programs

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Cinema of Resistance

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Self-Destruction Cinema. The Films of Tetsuya Mariko

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Patricio Guzmán's Chile Trilogy

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Traveling Light The Films of Kelly Reichardt

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young girl on mountain top looking up at an Aztec-looking ship floating in a sunset-colored sky

Weekend Matinee

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A World Viewed. Celebrating Stanley Cavell’s Life in Film

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Moon So-ri, the Lives of an Actress

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Under the Underground - The Visionary Cinema of Kanai Katsu

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Carpe Noctum. The Satiric Gaze of Paolo Sorrentino