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Madorsky Theater   Join us for another exciting film series this spring with a line-up that promises to entice even the pickiest of movie goers with a range of cinematic favorites and cutting-edge independent features.

Movie admission by donation - No reserve theater seating. All screenings occur in the Southeast Museum of Photography’s Madorsky Theater, Daytona campus of Daytona State College. Hosseini Center (Building 1200). Sorry, no popcorn!

existential   Museum Film Series: Existential Comedies and Dramas
Wednesdays at 1:30 pm

Wednesday afternoon matinees continue with comedies and dramas that explore the human condition and life’s philosophical quandaries.

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poison   Dinner and a Movie: Poison
Wednesdays at 7:30 pm

Poison is a series of films that examines American society, culture and politics. Both documentary and theatrical films address greed, violence, exploitation and deceit. Join series host, Daytona State College faculty member Eric Breitenbach and a variety of additional guest lecturers for background information, discussion and audience Q & A.

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classic   Exhibition Film Series: Classics of Mexican Cinema
Thursays at 7:00 pm

This series presents important classic films from the "golden age" of Mexican cinema in the 1930’s until mid-century. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Exquisite Eye/El ojo fino.

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sin   Exhibition Film Series: Contemporary Mexican Cinema
Fridays at 1:30 pm

Contemporary Mexican cinema is vital, sophisticated and powerful, and ranges from gripping dramas and wry satire to magical realism. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Exquisite Eye/El ojo fino.

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graphic novels   Museum Film Series: Graphic Novels
Fridays at 7:00 pm

Graphic novel films have entered the mainstream of cinema and have been described as everything from modern mythology to mindless spectacle. But have films based on graphic novels transcended from entertainment to art? Join host Bryan Seagrave, a Daytona State College staff member and movie blogger ( and guests from the Daytona State College Graphic Novel Book Club to discuss the influence and impact of each film.

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wrath   Special Feature Screening: The Grapes of Wrath
Saturday, February 8 at 3:00 pm

John Ford's Oscar-winning screen adaptation of John Steinbeck's famous novel stars Henry Fonda as Tom Joad, the head of a poor Oklahoma dust bowl family that hits hard times in Depression-era California. Steinbeck won the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award for this powerful tale about tenant farmers who flee foreclosure, drought and a changing economy to seek out a new life in California. The film was nominated for seven Academy Awards, winning best director for Ford and best supporting actress for Jane Darwell.

NOOR   Special Event Film Series: Noor Iranian Film Festival
Select times Friday, February 14 - Tuesday, February 18, 2014

The Ancient Persia-Modern Iran Program Series, Daytona State College and the Cinematique of Daytona present: Selected highlights from the 6th annual Noor Iranian Film Festival. All NOOR Festival film screenings at the Southeast Museum of Photography will be presented in the Madorsky Theater and are open to the public for a suggested admission donation of $5.

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hoppin   Premiere Public Screening Event: Hoppin' Rattlesnakes
Oral Histories of Beach Racing in Volusia County 1903-1958

Screens Wednesday, February 19th at 1:30pm and 7:30pm

Directed by: Eric Breitenbach, senior professor, School of Photography, DSC.
Produced by: The Halifax Historical Society and regional and national racing experts
and historians.
Featuring: Marvin Panch, Russ Truelove and Vicki Wood.

Plan to join us for one of these screenings! Arrive early as seats fill quickly!
This event is free and open to the public.

call of life   Special Museum Film Series: Earth Day!
Select times Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Join us for this special film series that celebrates the 43rd annual Earth Day event presenting provocative films that illustrate some of today’s most critical environmental issues.

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The Southeast Museum of Photography is a service of Daytona State College
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd. (Building 1200) Daytona Beach, FL, 32114, (386) 506-4475
Free Admission & Parking

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