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  1. UMass Boston Film Series Returns Thursday
    The UMass Boston Film Series returns on Thursday with five independent films, and an additional two-day lineup of films, works-in-progress presentations, a video workshop, panel, and director’s luncheon on April 23 and 24.
  2. Film Series Returns Oct. 9 with Four Boston Premieres
    On Thursday, the UMass Boston Film Series kicks off its fifth season of hosting free, thought-provoking independent films, and the filmmakers themselves, at the UMass Boston Campus Center.
  3. UMass Boston Film Series: Freedom Summer
    Independent Film Festival Boston returns to UMass Boston in 2014 with the Boston Premiere of Stanley Nelson's Freedom Summer.
  4. UMass Boston Film Series: O’er the Land
    Director Deborah Stratman will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her meditation on the milieu of elevated threat addressing national identity, gun culture, and patriotism.
  5. UMass Boston Film Series: And Who Taught You to Drive?
    Director Andrea Thiele will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about driving lessons that soon become lessons of life.
  6. UMass Boston Film Series: Rent a Family, Inc.
    Director Kaspar Astrup Schröder will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film about the man behind a company that rents people to “repair” shortcomings in life.
  7. UMass Boston Film Series: Southern Comfort
    Director Kate Evans will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about a a female-to-male transsexual who was turned down for treatment by two dozen doctors.
  8. UMass Boston Film Series: Uranium Drive-In
    Director Suzan Beraza will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about a proposed uranium mill in southwestern Colorado—the first to be built in the U.S. in 30 years
  9. UMass Boston’s Fall Film Series Focuses On ‘Concealed Identities’
    Academy Award-winning director Roger Ross Williams is one of six filmmakers who will talk with UMass Boston students and community members this fall following free screenings of their films.
  10. 2013 Welcome Week Events: September 12
    Hear Chancellor Motley lay out his vision for the 2013-2014 year at convocation, then join him for a free BBQ lunch. New students will receive their official UMass Boston pins at a 3:30 p.m. ceremony.
  11. UMass Boston Film Series: Mistaken for Strangers
    Director Tom Berninger will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film about joining the crew of his brother's rock band, The National.
  12. UMass Boston Film Series: Black Out
    Director Eva Weber will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about an inspiring struggle for education in Guinea.
  13. UMass Boston Film Series: Lucky
    Director Laura Checkoway will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about the survival story of Lucky Torres.
  14. UMass Boston Film Series: God Loves Uganda
    Academy Award-winning Director Roger Ross Williams will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film about infusing African culture with values imported from America’s Christian Right.
  15. UMass Boston Film Series: Big Men
    Director Rachel Boynton will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about the high-powered world of African oil deals.
  16. UMass Boston Film Series: Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
    Co-director Maxim Pozdorovkin will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film about three women who face seven years in a Russian prison for a 40-second satirical performance.
  17. UMass Boston Film Series Returns For Spring With Four Premieres
    One competing entry from the 11th Annual Independent Film Festival Boston will be among the features in the university film series, curated by Chico Colvard.
  18. ‘Crazy Horse’ Kicks off UMass Boston Film Series on Wednesday
    A different film will be shown every two weeks through late November, starting this week.