Columbia University Annual Film Night 2018

Event has passed (Tue Jun 26, 2018 - Tue Jun 26, 2018)
Roxie Theater
06:30 PM
Film / Television
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Columbia University, Columbia Alumni Association ("CAA"), and the Northern California Chapter of CAA are proud to present Columbia’s 2018 Annual Film Night at the Roxie Theater, the oldest continuously operating movie theater in America! All students, alumni, friends, and families are invited to share this special evening with us.

The schedule for the Annual Film Night is as follows:

5:00 - 6:45 pm - Pre-reception at Bar Pancho
6:45 - 7:00 pm - Welcome & Introduction
7:00 - 8:30 pm - Films
8:30 - 9:00 pm - Q&A with Professoe Jack Lechner

This year, we have the honor to present the following six Jury Selects at the Annual Film Night:

Primo (19 mins.)
Writer/Director: Federica Gianni
Producer: Axel Ohman

Tangles And Knots (16 mins.)Writer/Director: Renée Petropoulos
Lethe (15 mins.) Writer/Director: Dea Kulumbegashvili
Producer: Ilan Amouyal

Beatriz's House (16 mins.)
Writer/Director: Suzanne Andrews

The President’s Visit (19 mins.)Writer/Director: Cyril Aris
Co-Writer: Mounia Akl
Producer: Valerie Martinez

British By the Grace of God (16 mins.)Writer/Director: Sean Dunn
Producer: Juliana Lembi

The event will begin with an introduction. A Q&A session will immediately follow after the film presentation. Jack Lechner, Associate Professor at Columbia’s School of the Arts, will be available to share his personal insights and address specific questions from the audience during the Q&A session.

Columbia’s Annual Film Night highlights the award-winning work of Columbia film students. Selected by major film festivals around the country, our Annual Film Night showcases the talent and creativity of Columbia students and alumni.


Tickets are required for this event.

Tickets for general admission cover your entrance at Roxie Theater.

Tickets with pre-reception package cover your entrance at Roxie Theater as well as drinks and hors d'oeuvres at our pre-reception, which will take place at Bar San Pancho, Mezzanine Bar (3198 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103) from 5:00pm – 6:45pm. Due to capacity limit at Bar San Pancho, only a limited set of tickets are available for sale.

If you have any questions, please contact our main organizer, Mr. Alex Chan, at [email protected]


  1. Roxie Theater 3117 16th Street, San Francisco, CA