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Perspectives on Horror

Perspectives on Horror
Perspectives on Horror

This October, Block Cinema explores the history of horror cinema through a variety of critical and creative lenses. Pairing new documentaries and classic films with in-depth introductions and discussions, including guest appearances by celebrated artists and scholars, this series promises to shed new light on film fright.

Films in Series


Thursday, October 10, 7 PM

The Elephant Man

(David Lynch, 1980, USA/UK, 35mm, 124 min)


Friday, October 25, 7 PM

Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror

(Xavier Burgin, 2019, USA, DCP, 83 min)


Thursday, October 31, 7 PM

I Walked with a Zombie

(Jacques Tourneur, 1943, USA, 35mm, 69 min)