June, 2013 Events

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June, 2013 Events

Altmannerisms: Acting and Performance

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

A panel considers some of the performances Robert Altman committed to film from the perspective of cinematography and acting itself. That so many featured players in Altman’s films returned to work on multiple projects is a testimony to the director’s ability to raise the craft of filming performance to a fine art.

Event Information

Date & Time
June 7, 2013 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Location
Gallery in Room 100
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Altmannerisms: Sound and Music

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

Robert Altman's innovations in sound and music recording and editing are among his greatest achievements as a director. Panelists discuss those innovations from their perspectives as scholars, sound editors, and composers with whom Altman collaborated – including collaboration on an opera production at the University of Michigan when Altman was a visiting artist and instructor.

Event Information

Date & Time
June 7, 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Gallery in Room 100
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Altmannerisms: Public Unveiling and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

Paul Courant, Dean of the University of Michigan Library, and Mrs. Kathryn Altman, widow of famed director Robert Altman, lead the official public unveiling and ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the Robert Altman Archive at the University of Michigan. Brief remarks.

Event Information

Date & Time
June 7, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
Gallery in Room 100
Event Type
Exhibit Opening

Altmannerisms: "Secret Honor" & "Tanner '88: The Dark Horse"

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

View two films directed by Robert Altman: Secret Honor and Tanner '88: The Dark Horse. Q&A after the screening with Michael Murphy, actor; Pierre Mignot, cinematographer; Eliza Paley, sound editor; Matthew Seig, producer; and Mrs.

Event Information

Date & Time
June 7, 2013 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Location
Angell Hall, Auditorium A
Event Type
Film

Altmannerisms: Altman in the Archives

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

This roundtable promises a vibrant, lively discussion among students and international film scholars and film makers who have already enjoyed hands-on study of resources in the Robert Altman Collection at the University Library.

Event Information

Date & Time
June 8, 2013 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Location
Gallery in Room 100
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Altmannerisms: American Maverick

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

Family members, scholars and close colleagues offer their personal and professional reflections on a prolific and versatile master: Robert Altman. Altman remains a titan in the rich American tradition of "maverick directors."

Event Information

Date & Time
June 8, 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Gallery in Room 100
Event Type
Discussion

Altmannerisms: "Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean"

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

View Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean, directed by Robert Altman. Q&A after the film with Pierre Mignot, Cinematographer; Mrs. Kathryn Altman; and Matthew Seig, producer.

Event Information

Date & Time
June 8, 2013 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Location
Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor
Event Type
Film

Altmannerisms: "Nashville"

Robert Altman on the set of McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

View Nashville, directed by Robert Altman. Extended introduction before the film with Michael Murphy, actor; Mrs. Kathryn Altman; and Alan & Joyce Rudolph, director & photographer

Event Information

Date & Time
June 9, 2013 - 12:30pm to 3:15pm
Location
Angell Hall, Auditorium A
Event Type
Film

Copyright Camp 2013: Who owns research data, and who cares?

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Join the University of Michigan Library for a community conversation that explores how copyright impacts our professional lives.

Note: This event is free, but for planning purposes we encourage you to register.

Event Information

Date & Time
June 20, 2013 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
Hatcher Gallery
Event Type
Talk

Library Exhibits