Please visit to stay updated on campus COVID-19 information.

Archive: 1, 2019

Creative and critical movie writing from the Ped Mall to the moon!

Regular features on the Bijou Blog include reviews, personal and critical essays, creative work, coverage of the True/False film festival, our Youtube Cine-Club, and more! Open to the public for submissions! Submit to using the format:

Submission title / author name + bio / piece (uploaded as a Doc)

Listen in to Bijou Banter on iTunes,, or live on KRUI Fridays at 3pm (FM 89.7)!




Stories We Tell

Stories We Tell is a 2012 documentary film directed by Sarah Polley and the film follows Sarah Polley as she learns about herself, her paternal father... Continue reading

Burning Down The House


We’re living in one of many adaptation-crazed times in film history: it seems that production companies have run out of new stories and are staking... Continue reading

Stories We Tell

Stories We Tell

On this episode of Bijou Banter we have another student from the Introduction to Documentary Film class at the University of Iowa to come and chat abo... Continue reading

Listen to this episode:

Follow us on Instagram @bijoufilm

Upcoming Shows