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The Big, the Bad and the Impossible: The Physics of Movie Monsters – December 10th

Tue. Dec. 10, 2013

Date/Time Date(s) – Tue. Dec. 10, 201312:00 am Location Microcinema [ ÊTRE] Instructor Chris Whittaker Admission $7 Tuesday, December 10th Equal parts special-effects marvel and revelation of cultural anxieties, the colossal movie monster has fascinated audiences since perhaps its most famous incarnation in King Kong (1933). From gargantuan radioactive ants in the 1950′s classic THEM! […]

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Transformations et métamorphoses: l’effet spécial et le cinéma d’horreur – le 12, 19 & 26 Novembre

Tue. Nov. 12, 2013 - Tue. Nov. 26, 2013

Date/Time Date(s) – Tue. Nov. 12, 2013 – Tue. Nov. 26, 20137:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location Microcinema [ ÊTRE] Instructor Éric Falardeau Admission $21 Mardi, le 12, 19 et 26 Novembre (3 semaines) L’effet spécial est indissociable du cinéma de genre et particulièrement du cinéma d’horreur qui, de par sa nature, ne peut pas […]

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The Elephant Man in the Room – October 15th, 22nd and 29th

Tue. Oct. 15, 2013 - Tue. Oct. 29, 2013

Date/Time Date(s) – Tue. Oct. 15, 2013 – Tue. Oct. 29, 20137:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location Microcinema [ ÊTRE] Instructor Cory Legassic Admission $21 Tuesdays, October 15th to October 29th (3 weeks)  From “freaks” to “creepers,” Hollywood horror has capitalized on the “crip” body for decades. From disability as metaphor, plot device, or the […]

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Shock and Draw: Horror Comics – October 1st

Tue. Oct. 1, 2013

Date/Time Date(s) – Tue. Oct. 1, 20137:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location Microcinema [ ÊTRE] Instructor Dru Jeffries Admission $7 Tuesday, October 1st In the post-WWII comics industry, superheroes were on the decline and horror stories, particularly those published by William Gaines’ EC Comics, were on the rise. These graphic morality tales — including such familiar […]

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Homesick Horror – September 17th & 24th

Tue. Sep. 17, 2013 - Tue. Sep. 24, 2013

Date/Time Date(s) – Tue. Sep. 17, 2013 – Tue. Sep. 24, 20137:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location Microcinema [ ÊTRE] Instructor J. Shea Admission $14 Tuesdays, September 17th and 24th Starting with ideas from Sigmund Freud and Anthony Vidler, this class considers homesickness as a cornerstone of the uncanny and as the imaginative center of […]