What is Cinemathèque?

Cinemathèque is a series of meetings and conversations with filmmakers and television-makers and free screenings of important, innovative films and television programs. Cinematheque is the department’s premier screening series.

Events are FREE to BU students, staff and the general public as well. Screenings are Friday evenings at 7 p.m. in COM at 640 Commonwealth Ave., Room 101.

For more information, contact the Film and Television department at filmtv@bu.edu.

About the Curator

The BU Cinematheque curator is Gerald Peary, a cinema professor at Suffolk University and a long-time film critic for the Boston Phoenix. He chooses his BU programs based on his extensive contacts in the professional film world and from his travels to film festivals around the globe, including, annually, Cannes, Toronto, Montreal and South by Southwest. Visit Gerald Peary’s website at www.geraldpeary.com.

Spring 2018 Schedule

Cinematheque has ended for the 2017/18 academic year. We look forward to a new season of screenings in the fall.