The March Rundown with guest Dr. Paulette Curtis Published: March 5, 2019

After a brief winter hibernation, Establishing Shot is reestablished and back to discuss a busy month of March. It’s so busy that Ted and Ricky have called in a heavy hitter to work through all that is happening. Answering the call is Dr. Paulette Curtis, a longtime friend of the Browning Cinema and, broadly, the arts here at Notre Dame.


The September Rundown with guest Dr. Dan Graff Published: September 7, 2018

In this month’s episode of Establishing Shot, Ted and Ricky breakdown the schedule with special guest Dr. Dan Graff, a close friend of and frequent collaborator with the Browning Cinema.


Filmmaker Series: Chico Pereira Published: November 15, 2017

Donkeyote has a deeply personal touch you don’t always find in that library of films, though—and not simply because Chico Pereira focuses the film on a relative, here his uncle Manolo’s quixotic attempt to bring his beloved donkey from Spain to the U.S.A. to ride the 2200-mile Trail of Tears. There’s a warmth there one doesn’t always find in me-search (or from directors bridging academic interests and film), which radiates both between characters onscreen …