Institute for the Arts and Humanities announces film festival

Penn State's Institute for the Arts and Humanities has assembled a series of 16 films about the world of work for its second annual film festival, to be held from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 at the State Theatre in downtown State College, Pa. Films will range from the coal mines of West Virginia and the textile mills of Alabama, to the wrestling rings of New Jersey and the noodle shops of Tokyo, Japan.

Schedule of Films:

Friday, Sept. 30:

-- 3 p.m., Dancemaker (1998)
-- 5 p.m., 9 to 5 (1980)
-- 7:30 p.m., Nalini By Day, Nancy by Night (2005)
-- 9 p.m., Up in the Air (2010)
-- Midnight, Office Space (1999)

Saturday, Oct. 1

-- Noon, Antz (1998)
-- 2 p.m., Norma Rae (1979)
-- 4:30 p.m., Mantewan (1987)
-- 7:15 p.m., Tampopo (1985)
-- 9:45 p.m., The Wrestler (2008)
-- Midnight, Repo Man (1984)

Sunday, Oct. 2

-- Noon, Modern Times (1936)
-- 2 p.m., Maria Full of Grace (2004)
-- 4:30 p.m., Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
-- 6:30 p.m., Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
-- 9 p.m., On The Waterfront (1954)

More information is available at the Institute for the Arts and Humanities website, at http://iah.psu.edu/programs/film-festival.shtml.

Last Updated September 28, 2011