Upcoming public events at
Carleton’s Weitz Center
(Note: times and venues are subject to change. Carleton recommends verifying before you attend:
Film (Weitz Cinema)
Sun., Jan 25 2:00 “Marco Polo, a Very Modern Journey” (Part 1)
Professor Qiguang Zhao travels to Venice to chase the shadow of Italian explorer Marco Polo. Reception follows.
Mon., Jan. 26 7:00 International Film Forum: “Senorita Extraviada” (2001, Mexico)
Directed by Lourdes Portillo. “This gripping documentary investigates the disappearance of young women from assembly plants that line the Mexican-American border” (imdb.com)
Thu., Jan 29 7:00 “Marco Polo, a Very Modern Journey” (Parts 2 & 3)
Professor Qiguang Zhao travels to Venice to chase the shadow of Italian explorer Marco Polo.
Fri., Jan. 30 8:00 Student Union Movie Organization: “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1” (2014)
“Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage.” (imdb.com)
Sat., Jan. 31 4:30 Film Society: ”Down by Law” (Jarmusch, 1986)
Jarmusch follows his groundbreaking “Stranger Than Paradise” with another rambling, character-driven film with a twisted sense of humor.
N55: Architecture Collective in Residence (ends February 5)
Danish collective N-55, known for open source designs and innovative public spaces, teach and create in a Perlman Teaching Museum residency.
A Collection Embodied (ends March 11)
Figurative works from the Carleton Art Collection, curated by Curatorial Studies seminar students.