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The Environmental Art Film Series: Ritual and Hope


A series of three award-winning films will raise timely questions about how--in a world in which we perceive both chaos and order—we understand the meanings of ritual and goodness of hope.

Films screened will include:

The Sacrifice(1986; 145 minutes) written and directed by Soviet and Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky (1932-1986). In Swedish with English subtitles. Held in room 914.

Le Quattro Volte(2011; 88 minutes), directed by Calabrian Michelangelo Frammartino.Thursday, October 11, 2012, 6:00pm-10pm.

The Turin Horse(2012, 143 minutes), directed by Béla Tarr. In Hungarian with English subtitles. Thursday, October 25, 7:00-11pm. Held in room 917.

All screenings will be held in the Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South. Held in room 917.

Post-film conversations will introduce three pedagogical modes for easing people into open, thoughtful, and well-distributed participation.

Refreshments will be served.

This series is sponsored by NYU Office of Sustainability with support from NYU’s GSAS Graduate Student Government, Global Liberal Studies, Environmental Studies Program, DCoM at McGhee/SCPS, and 350.orgNYC.


Name: Dr. Julianne Lutz Warren
Email: jw156@nyu.edu