Skip to main content

See also:

Center for Film Studies and Rick Nicita Gallery

movie poster
Creative Commons WikiMedia Reynolds Brown Public Domain

The Center for Film Studies at Wesleyan University has the Rick Nicita Gallery. The 250 square foot space was designed to show the collection of movie posters, photos, and other paper products the Center for Film Studies has acquired. Here are where these items are displayed from around the world. Posters and photos or famous movies, actors and actresses are the theme in this gallery. It is there to show primary and secondary material to Wesleyan campus, Middletown area, and other communities. It opened in September 2004. It is open to the public on Fridays and Saturdays from 12 to 4 p.m. For more information call 860-685-2220.

The Center for Film Studies has many special movies and events often films are made by current student or graduates. On April 7, at 8 p.m the Image Revolution will be shown a documentary by Patrick Meaney about how a group of artists left Marvel Comics to start a company called Image Comics. The documentary follows the comics for 20 years to the early days to its current success. There is also an Hispanic Film Series in April on Thursday at 8 p.m. They are held at the Family Cinema, Center For Film Studies, 301 Washington Terrace.

Films are on April 4, 10, 17, and 24. It is open to general public for free.