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)
Mon., May 18 7:00 International Film Festival: “I Am” (India, 2011)
Autobiographical documentary that chronicles director Sonali Gulati ‘s return as an Indian lesbian filmmaker to Delhi after eleven years abroad. Colloquium with the director follows the showing.
Tue., May 19 7:00 International Film Festival: “Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge” (India, 1995)
“A young man and woman – both of Indian descent but born and raised in Britain – fall in love during a trip to Switzerland. However, the girl’s traditional father takes her back to India to fulfill a betrothal promise.” (imdb.com)
Thu., May 21 7:00 “Five Broken Cameras” (Palestine, 2011)
Documentary about a Palestinian farmer’s chronicle of his nonviolent resistance to the actions of the Israeli army.
Sun., May 24 2:00 National Theatre Live: “Behind the Beautiful Forevers”
Pulitzer Prize-winner Katherine Boo spent three years in a Mumbai slum recording the lives of its residents. From her uncompromising book, winner of the National Book Award for Non-Fiction 2012, David Hare has fashioned a tumultuous play on an epic scale.
Museum exhibitions (end June 12)
Composite: Senior Art Show
Showcase for 14 senior studio art majors.
Sets, Series, Sounds: Selections from the Carleton Art Collection
Sound Design students compose soundscapes evocative of the pictorial places.