Nestled in the northern side of the IU Auditorium, the Indiana University Cinema stands as students bustle past to class. Many people frequent the area without acknowledging the building’s history or experiencing the cutting-edge technology housed inside the facility.
In the Beginning
The building was constructed in the late 1930s and was first home to the Indiana University Theatre. It was a performing space for just over 60 years before the Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center was built next door. The old facility then went unused from 2002 until 2007, when IU President Michael McRobbie announced that he wanted to make the vacant theater into a cinema. The new Indiana University Cinema finally opened in 2011.
Behind the front doors, the small lobby has lighting fixtures modeled after those in the IU Auditorium. The lower level lobby has on its walls posters signed by famous guests who visited the IU Cinema, including Meryl Streep. The elegant interior of the theater includes four Thomas Hart Benton murals (similar to the ones in Woodburn Hall) and lighting fixtures that invisibly encase the cinema’s sound system.
Did you know?
If one was standing inside the cinema and facing the back, they could see the windows of the room in which the screening technology is housed. They have the equipment to screen classic film reels as well as projectors that screen films digitally (including 3D).
The IU Cinema screens multiple films each week. They offer a diverse selection of movies from international films to taped concerts to Hollywood classics. Directors and filmmakers are often scheduled to visit the cinema and give a talk or participate in an interview. In addition, the cinema hosts student film festivals and other showcases. One popular event is Double Exposure, a collaborative project between The Media School and Jacobs School of Music. Depending on the event, tickets are free or discounted for students.
Visitors have a chance to view award-winning pieces, independent film, and classic Hollywood works. With little or no cost to the IU student, everyone should take advantage of what the IU Cinema has to offer. For movie buffs and curious minds, IU Cinema is the place for film.
Visit the Indiana University Cinema website to see upcoming screenings and events. (Note: You won’t be permitted to scarf down popcorn like Michael Jackson–the IU Cinema does not allow food inside.)
Media major, class of 2020
Hi! My name is Christina, and I'm a seniorat IU. I am majoring in Media with a concentration in Film Production and a minor in Spanish. My goal is to create engaging content by sharing my knowledge and parts of my college experience here on We Are IU. Whether you are reading a post about applying for scholarships, or just looking for ideas on how to decorate your dorm, I hope you find my work and the blogs of other writers very helpful in your search!
Moms and dads can be ready to attach their toddler’s Leapster2
to a Macintosh or a personal computer. More video games from LeapFrog
will be downloaded on the Leapster2 with assistance from an Sd card slot that’s fitted into the sport ( the actual Sd
card does need to be purchased individually.) Together with the brand new
Usb connection, mothers and dads also can see their children’s enchancment in recent video games, get in depth updates on the abilities
he’s exploring, and be a part of his achievements.
It is usually to be impressed with this gadget as it possesses an 1080p display
for richer colours and more saturated graphics.
Except the original game function, this mannequin with 5 inch contact
display and Android sensible function. Training the Mining Barge Skill to stage 4 is, subsequently, a smart factor to
do when you’ve got gotten your palms on a barge.
A couple of modern service providers do have a portal to for the latest drivers, security software and Pc optimization tools,
that can aid you to get over frequent system points.
Nintendo ds lite and Lite are 2 completely different variations from the gaming system.
my web site … สล็อตวอเลท
Today, I went to the beach front with my children. I found a sea shell and gave it to my 4 year old daughter and said
“You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear.” She put the shell to
her ear and screamed. There was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her
ear. She never wants to go back! LoL I know this is totally off topic but I had to tell someone!
Here is my website :: electric power washer at walmart
Hello, Neat post. There is an issue along with your web site in internet explorer, would test this?
IE nonetheless is the market leader and a good element
what kind of videos to make other people
will leave out your excellent writing because of this problem.
It’s really a great and һelpful ⲣiece of info.
I’m happy that you јuxt shred this սseful info with us.
Plerase keeⲣ us up to date like this. Thank you for sharing.
Also visit mmy blog post; ловля на незацепляйки видео