How Should We Now Live? A cross-cultural film series in partnership from DER and The Clemente Course

DER and The Clemente Course Bring Cross-Cultural Films to Dorchester

DER, in partnership with The Clemente Course in the Humanities, is delighted to announce our upcoming screening and discussion series, How Should We Live?: Cross-Cultural Journeys Through Film.

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Directions in Documentary Sound at Harvard Art Museums 9/18/2018

DER50: Directions in Documentary Sound at the Harvard Art Museums

On September 17th, 2018, DER co-sponsored Directions in Documentary Sound: A Conversation with Stuart Cody, Sarah Elder & Ernst Karel, an exciting program to reflect on the importance of sound in the history of documentary.

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Tim Asch filming the Yanomamö, Venezuela 1960s

DER50: Tim Asch Symposium at USC

In November 2018, the USC School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California held a day-long symposium on the work of Timothy Asch, an event which also helped celebrate DER’s 50th anniversary.

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A still from the film N!ai: The Story of a !Kung Woman

DER 50: The Cinema of Patience: Reflecting on N!ai, the Story of a !Kung Woman

On October 11th 2018, as part of DER’s 50th Anniversary celebrations, the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Harvard University hosted a film screening & panel discussion titled The Cinema of Patience: Reflecting on N!ai, the Story of a !Kung Woman.

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Filmmaker Tala Hadid
Filmmaker Interviews

The Camera as Guest: A Conversation with Tala Hadid on House in the Fields

Alijah Case met with up with filmmaker Tala Hadid to discuss her film House in the Fields before its New York premiere at the Margaret Mead Film Festival in October 2017.

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DER 2018 Year in Review

2018: DER’s End-of-Year Review

This past year had us busy as ever as we celebrated our 50th anniversary all while we released new films, restored classic DER works, launched a brand new website, and so much more. We’re so proud to share with you everything we’ve accomplished in 2018.

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