SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 1953
THE MICHIGAN DAILY
SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 1953 THE MICHIGAN DAILY
STUDENT MADE MOVIE:
'Metamorphosis' Retrns To Campus
Events of the Week
r By VIRGINIA VOSS
"Metamorphosis," a campus-
made film with unique photogra-
S phic techniques, will be given a
return Ann Arbor showing at 7:30
and 9:15 p.m. Tuesday in Archi-
Tuesday's presentation will com-
plete a more than year-long na-
tional circuit of 20 colleges, uni-
versities and film groups for the
movie adaptation of Franz Kaf-
ka's short story.
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NEXT STOP IS across the At-
lantic and to the Sixth Grand Prix
Avant Garde Film Festival in
"Metamorphosis" is b e i n g
shown at the festival at the in-
vitation of a representative of
Jean Cocteau, noted French mo-
vie director and writer.
The two showings will be given
one night only at a 50 cents ad-
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SINCE ITS world premier in
December, 1951, in Hill Auditor-
ium, "Metamorphosis" has become
national critical fare. Prior to the
initial showing, however, it was
strictly a campus project.
Former English department
member Bill Hampton handled
directing and production angles
Seminar To Hear
Prof. Norman Scott of the Col-
lege of Engineering will address
the Interdepartmental Seminar in
Methods of Machine Computation
at 4:30 p.m. tomorrow in Rm. 429
His topic is "Design Problems in
a Simple Digital Computer now
Prof. Richard Hofstadter of Co-
lubia University will deliver the
first Hayward Keniston lecture on
"Democracy and Anti-Intellectu-
alism in America" at 4:15 p.m. in
Rackham Lecture Hall.
Dr. Samuel Reynolds of John
Hopkins University will speak on
"Circulatory Changes in the Fetus
at Birth" at 4 p.m. in Rackham
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Le Cercle Francais will present
Moliere's "Le Tartuffe ou l'Im-
posteur" at 8 p.m. in Lydia Men-
The first May Festival concert
will feature Alexander Brailowsky,
pianist, and Eugene Ormandy con-
ducting the Philadelphia Orches-
tra at 8:30 p.m. in Hill Auditor-
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"How to Evaluate the Student's
Progress" will be subject of a for-
um on College and University
Teaching at 3 p.m. in Rackham
The Astronomy department will
hold "Visitor's Night" at 8 p.m. in
Rm. 2003 Angell Hall.
Thor Johnson will conduct the
Philadelphia Orchestra in the
second May Festival Concert.
Dorothy Warenskjold, soprano;
Janice Moudry, contralto; Har-
old Haugh, tenor; and Kenneth
Smith, bass, will be soloists in
Bach's B-minor Mass, at 8:30
p.m. in Hill Auditorium.
Student Legislature will pre-
sent "Tales of Manhattan" star-
ring Henry Fonda at 7 and 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday. and & p.m.
Sunday in. Architecture Auditor-
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Zino Francescatti, violinist, and
the Festival Youth Chorus will be
featured in the third May Festival
concert at 2:30 p.m. in Hill Au-
ditorium. Alexander Hilsberg and
Prof. Marguerite Hood of the
School of Music will conduct the
Cesare Siepi, bass, will be soloist
with the Philadelphia Orchestra
conducted by Eugene Ormandy in
the May Festival's fourth concert
at 8:30 p.m. in Hill Auditorium.
Dr. Irene Taeuber of Princeton
University will discuss "Public
Health and Population Prospects
in Asia" at 8 p.m. in Rackham Am-
To Be Held
"How To Get Married and Stay
Married" will be the topic of the
first of the Marriage Lecture Ser-
ies to be given by Di. Evelyn Du-
*vall of Chicago at 8 p.m. Wednes-
day, in Rackham Lecture Hall.
Dr. Duvall is past executive sec-
retary of the National Council for
Family Relations and author of
Tickets for the four-lecture ser-
ies, sponsored by a joint faculty-
student committee, may be pur-
chased for $1.50 at the League,
Union and Lane Hall from 3 to
5:30 p.m. tomorrow and Tuesday.
THE IMPOSTER-Joan Alan, Murray Budney and James Davies
rehearse for the 47th annual French Club play, "Tarfuffe," to be
given Wednesday. Written by Moliere, the play is an attack on
hypocrites and religious fanatics who refuse to listen to reason.
METAMORPHOSIS REVIVAL-What to do with a son turned
insect proves perplexing to Dana Elcar and Bette Ellis.
at the Uni-I
of the film-the first feature-
length movie made entirely on
a university campus.
Members of the Arts Theater
Club faced the cameras in their
roles as members and associates of
the Gregor Samsa family.
The role of Gregor himself went
to the movie's star performer-
Interpreting a story in which a
German clerk named Gregor turns
into a monstrous insect, producer
Hampton looked to the little-used
camera-eye technique and achiev-
ed an effect which Burgess Mere-
dith noted as having "real mo-
ments of anguish."
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at 8 p.m. tomorrow in the theater
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in "THE CONSTANT WIFE" by W. Somerset Maugham May 11 - May 16
MIRIAM HOPKINS in the World Premiere of an Exciting New Play
"IN THE SUMMER HOUSE" by Jane Bowles May 19 - 23
RUTH CHATTERTON in the Delightful Comedy
"OLD ACQUAINTANCE" by John van Druten May26-30
EDWARD EVERETT HORTON in the Uproarious French Farce
"NINA" by Andre Rous'sin (Adapted by Samuel Taylor June 1 -6
JOHN DALL in the Moving and Humorous Comedy
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