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Documentary celebrates 20 years of Ingram Scholarship Program

Sep. 23, 2014—A new full-length documentary marking the 20th anniversary of the Ingram Scholarship Program at Vanderbilt University will be screened Oct. 11 in Sarratt Cinema.

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SEC football documentary to premiere on campus Sept. 2

Aug. 27, 2014—The highly anticipated SEC Storied documentary "It's Time," which depicts the unique relationship between former SEC players Chucky Mullins and Brad Gaines, will premiere on the Vanderbilt campus Tuesday, Sept. 2.

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Documentary by Vanderbilt alum to screen Aug. 15

Aug. 6, 2014—The Curb Center for Art, Enterprise and Public Policy will sponsor a special screening Aug. 15 of Endless Abilities, a documentary co-directed by 2014 Vanderbilt graduate Harvey Burrell. Endless Abilities documents the cross-country road trip undertaken by four friends in the spring of 2012 in search of adaptive sports for individuals with physical disabilities. Watch...

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Vanderbilt’s International Lens spring films unveiled

Jan. 24, 2013—International Lens, Vanderbilt University’s award-winning film series, has resumed for the spring semester through mid-April.

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Documentary ‘Half the Sky’ to screen Nov. 5, 7

Nov. 2, 2012—Half the Sky, a documentary film inspired by the acclaimed book Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, will be screened in two parts Monday, Nov. 5, and Wednesday, Nov. 7, in conjunction with the International Lens Film Series at Sarratt Cinema. The screenings will begin...

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International Lens launches fall line-up with Swedish blockbuster

Aug. 17, 2012—Vanderbilt’s acclaimed International Lens film series returns this fall with a stellar line-up of films from all over the world, including China, Sweden, Mexico, India, Vietnam, Russia, France, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Romania and more. The series kicks off Saturday, Aug. 25, with a special outdoor screening of Swedish hit The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. The...

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Students to stage original musical at Sarratt

Mar. 26, 2012—Once you see the original musical Grounded, you’ll never think the same way about a layover at the airport. On Friday, March 30, a group of 25 Vanderbilt student actors, musicians and crew will perform the premiere of a one-act musical written and composed by Vanderbilt Blair School of Music senior Ryan Korell. It marks...

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Listen: International Lens continues free film series this spring

Feb. 6, 2012—  Outstanding dramatic and documentary works are free and open to the public through the acclaimed International Lens film series, which has announced its spring line-up of films. Listen to InterVU with Marci Angevine, International Lens co-chair.        

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Superlative Celluloid

Feb. 1, 2012—Click arrow above to listen to an InterVU with International Lens co-chair Marci Angevine about the spring 2012 film schedule.   International Lens’ diverse line-up is pure gold for Nashville cinephiles When Sherif Barsoum came to Vanderbilt in 2007 as director of International Student and Scholar Services, he discovered a wonderful campus theater in Sarratt...

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Writer Peter Guralnick presents documentary on the blues Feb. 7

Jan. 23, 2012—All are invited to a free screening of the documentary "The Blues: Feel Like Going Home" 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7, at Sarratt Cinema, introduced by acclaimed music writer Peter Guralnick, who wrote the screenplay for the film directed by Martin Scorsese.

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International Lens offers full slate of films for spring semester

Jan. 12, 2012—At 103, Manoel de Oliveira is the world’s oldest working filmmaker. His 2008 work The Strange Case of Angelica screens at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, as part of the International Lens film series at Vanderbilt. International Lens recently launched a full slate of films for its spring 2012 semester, which features acclaimed dramatic and...

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Free screening of ‘Elf’ will put you in a jolly mood

Dec. 7, 2011—The holiday film Elf, starring Will Ferrell, will play at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, in Sarratt Cinema. The screening is free and open to the public. A movie full of yuletide cheer, Elf is a spirited, good-natured family comedy that benefits greatly from star Ferrell’s funny and charming performance as one of Santa’s biggest...

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