A man in a dark suit stands before a full, seated audience. He stands at a podium on an elevated stage, lit by a spotlight in a dimly lit theatre. Behind him, the words “The Indiana University Cinema” is projected on the richly hued, velvet curtains that are gathered in luxurious folds.

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“If the ancient Greeks had invented cinema, they’d have a temple like this,” director Peter Weir mused during his visit to the Indiana University…