The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is hosting a Foreign Film Series.
Six films will be screened in the Digital Auditorium of the Hurley Convergence Center at 7:45pm. They are open to the public without charge and have English subtitles.
Following each screening there will be a reception which will include refreshments and a faculty-led discussion!
March 24: Sueño en otro idioma / I Dream in Another Language (Spanish)
When a language dies, a unique vision of the world is lost forever.
March 25: Der ganz grosse Traum / Lessons of a Dream (German)
An English teacher brings soccer from England to Germany in the late 19th Century by teaching it to his class.
March 26: The Insult (Arabic)
After an emotional exchange between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee escalates, the men end up in a court case that gets national attention.
March 28: Gauguin (French)
Focused on French painter Paul Gauguin’s affair with a younger lady in Tahiti.
April 1: Terraferma (Italian)
A Sicilian family deals with the arrival of a group of immigrants on their island.
April 3: Flowers of War (Chinese)
An American finds refuge during the 1937 Japanese invasion of Nanking in a church with a group of women. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to safety.
Plot summaries courtesy of IMDb.com