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Treasures from the Yale Film Archive: 3 Idiots (Rajkumar Hirani, 2009)

  • Whitney Humanities Center 53 Wall Street New Haven, CT, 06511 United States (map)

Join us for Rajkumar Hirani's musical dramedy 3 IDIOTS, starring Aamir Khan, R. Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, and Kareena Kapoor. The box office smash about former engineering students on a search for their unorthodox college roommate was described by critic Subhash K. Jha as "a vital, inspiring, and life-revising work of contemporary art with heart imbued into every part."

35mm print from the Yale Film Archive.


The Yale Film Study Center is pleased to present Treasures from the Yale Film Archive, a series of classic and contemporary films from around the world in their original 35mm format as they were meant to be seen. These screenings are always free and open to the public, and are held in the Whitney Humanities Center Auditorium at 53 Wall Street, New Haven, CT  06511.

3 IDIOTS
Sunday, April 10, 2016, 2:00pm
Rajkumar Hirani (India, 2009, 170 mins), introduction by Archer Neilson

CLASS PICTURES: STUDENT ARCHIVIST SCREENING NIGHT
Sunday, April 24, 2016, 7:00pm
16mm rarities presented by students in Film 604: The Film Archive

BOYZ N THE HOOD, 25th Anniversary Screening
Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 7:00pm
John Singleton (USA, 1991, 112 mins), introduction by Michael Kerbel

APOLLO 13
Wednesday, June 22, 2016, 7:00pm
Ron Howard (USA, 1995, 140 mins), introduction by Archer Neilson