Upcoming: The 2018 13th Annual Silk Screen Film Festival


2018 Events

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Pittsburgh filmmakers classic asian cinema series (Sundays).

In 2018, Pittsburgh Filmmakers and Silk Screen will be exploring some of the most important films from the past 70 years in Asian cinema, including the classic directors that brought Asian films to American audiences for the first time, and more recent classics that show Asia’s central role in global cinema. A new film will be presented each month with an introduction by local experts and enthusiasts.

Sundays in January: The Hidden Fortress (Akira Kurosawa, 1958)

Sundays in February: Close-Up (Abbas Kiarostami, 1990)

Sundays in March: Legend of the Mountain (King Hu, 1979)

Sundays in April: Pather Panchali (Satyajit Ray, 1955)