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Nise: The Heart of Madness

TUESDAY – November 8 @ 5:00 PM
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
Social Science Research – Room 122
1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL

FREE ADMISSION

Editor Pedro Bronz in attendance


THURSDAY – November 10 @ 5:30 PM
PURDUE UNIVERSITY, IN
School of Languages and Cultures – SC Room 239
640 Oval Drive – West Lafayette, IN

FREE ADMISSION

Editor Pedro Bronz in attendance


TUESDAY – November 15 @ 7:00 PM
NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
Harris Hall – Room 107
1881 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL

FREE ADMISSION

Brazilian Film Critic Flávia Guerra in attendance


Original Title: Nise: O Coração da Loucura
2015 | 108 min | Drama | Director: Roberto Berliner

Synopsis: After being released from prison, Dr. Nise da Silveira is back at work in a psychiatric hospital on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, where she refuses to employ the new and violent electroshock in the treatment of schizophrenics.


Detailed program

TUESDAY – November 8 @ 5:00 PM
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
Social Science Research – Room 122
1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL

FREE ADMISSION

5:00 PM – FilmFeature Fiction Film “Nise: The Heart of Madness”
7:00 PM – Q & A with editor Pedro Bronz
7:30 PM – Reception


THURSDAY – November 10 @ 5:30 PM
PURDUE UNIVERSITY, IN
School of Languages and Cultures – SC Room 239
640 Oval Drive – West Lafayette, IN

FREE ADMISSION

5:30 PM – Reception
6:00 PM – Feature Fiction Film “Nise: The Heart of Madness”
8:00 PM – Q & A with editor Pedro Bronz


TUESDAY – November 15 @ 7:00 PM
NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
Harris Hall – Room 107
1881 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL

FREE ADMISSION

7:00 PM Feature Fiction Film “Nise: The Heart of Madness”
9:00 PM – Q & A with Film Critic, Flávia Guerra