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September 2011

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DASTARDLY DIABOLIKAL SUPER KRIMINALS!

10/09/2011 - 18/09/2011 10/09/2011 - 18/09/2011

We pay homage to the criminal masterminds of 60s pop cinema with this 4-film overview of the best serial, pulp and fumetti-inspired crime films from France, Italy and Germany, co-curated with Frank ‘Fingers’ Labonte. All screenings take place at Blue Sunshine in Montreal, and will feature introductions with historical context and behind-the-scenes trivia. Miskatonic Students from the 2010/2011 curriculum may attend these screenings FREE OF CHARGE.

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MISKATONIC INSTITUTE FREE INFORMATION SESSION!

15/09/2011 - 28/09/2011 15/09/2011 - 28/09/2011

The Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies is a series of horror history, theory and criticism courses for youth aged 14-29 (although we won't turn away those older than 29 who want to join in!). Come on down for a quick overview of what to expect from the 2011/2012 curriculum, which will be running every Wednesday from 6-9pm starting on September 28th.

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Miskatonic Institute: UNIVERSAL HORROR

28/09/2011 - 19/10/2011 28/09/2011 - 19/10/2011

This course will examine the main themes and stylistic characteristics of the horror films produced by Universal Studios during the 1930s. In order to offer an efficient analysis of the themes and stylistics of Universal horrors, each of the four classes will be specifically devoted to the study of one film from the first horror cycle.

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