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COEN BROTHERS SERIES Vol 2

Join us as we continue to explore the work of Joel and Ethan Coen! Wearing "multiple hats" of director, writer, producer and sometimes editor (the last under the pseudonym "Roderick James"), the brothers have teamed to create some of the most entertaining and discussed genre send-ups ever -- especially in the crime drama and film noir space -- on the way to establishing themselves among the top living filmmakers

All films at 7:00pm and include an Intro and Q&A Discussion to follow with UC Film Professor Joe Horine!

November 7th: THE HUDSUCKER PROXY   November 12th: FARGO   

November 21st: THE MAN WHO WASN"T THERE

 

THE HUDSUCKER PROXY (1994)

Synopsis: A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam

 

FARGO (1996)


Synopsis:  A lot can happen in the middle of nowhere. Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson.

 

THE MAN WHO WASN'T THERE (2001)


 

Synopsis: A laconic, chain-smoking barber blackmails his wife's boss and lover for money to invest in dry cleaning, but his plan goes terribly wrong.

 

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