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Spring 2022 announcement: The Club is unlikely to return to in person screenings this fall. (Unfortunately, the opportunity to screen films online is also limited as only a few movies are being offered virtually.) We still do not believe we can operate successfully in a majority of our markets as the audience who frequents our program (and independent cinemas), has simply not returned in a significant way. We do hope that there will be a time in the not too distant future where conditions look more promising. We miss our members, our meetings, our moderators and mostly, the great movies (presented the way they should be, in a theater!). We promise to update our members as soon as there is a definite plan of action! Thanks for being patient and stay safe!
Atlanta Moderator Matthew Bernstein is a native of Long Island, New York and is Goodrich C. White Professor and Chair of the Department of Film and Media Studies at Emory University, where he has taught since 1989. Matthew received his B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an M.F.A. in Film from Columbia University. He researches and teaches courses on Hollywood cinema, international film history, documentary film, African-Americans in film and Japanese Cinema. He has twice been awarded National Endowment for the Humanities research grants, and twice has won outstanding essay awards. He has authored 2 books, edited 4 anthologies and published 32 articles and 28 film and book reviews. His next book will be the anthology ATLANTA AT THE MOVIES, due out in 2018. For more information, click here.