Uh oh! Your Internet browser is outdated and cannot run the Cinema Club's website. In addition to obstructing your experience here, viewing other websites using this browser is not only limiting for you, but it also opens your computer to security risks. In order to view this site, and to protect your computer, please upgrade to a modern browser of your choice: Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox (Worry not– it's quick, safe and free, and you won't regret it!)
COVID-19: Once the Club has information from our participating local cinemas on their scheduled reopening we will update our members as to our own plans. We still plan to finish our current season before putting a new one on sale. Thanks for being patient and stay safe!
Greater New Haven Co-Moderator John MacKay studied at the University of British Columbia, the Pushkin Institute in Moscow, and Yale University. He is now a professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Yale, specializing in Russian film, 19th and 20th century Russian literature, and the theory of film and literature. He has translated essays on film by Theodor W. Adorno, Walter Benjamin, Rudolf Arnheim, Siegfried Kracauer, and Imre Kertesz, and is currently working on a project about Dziga Vertov and the documentary tradition.