Thursdays @ 7:00 p.m. (and other days, at 7:00 pm, as noted with an *)
Beckman Auditorium, The Ames Library
(unless listed otherwise)

All films are shown in their original language with English subtitles, unless listed otherwise.
Films are closely tied to courses or academic programs. 
Faculty members present a short introduction to each film, and there are often group discussions after films.

For more information please contact Professor Scott Sheridan, sheridan@iwu.edu.

 

Spring 2015 Schedule

Last updated 1/1/2015

Date Film Presenter

1/8/15

Madame Bovary
1991, France
Claude Chabrol, director

Scott Sheridan

1/15/15

The Peasant and the Priest
2010, USA
Esther Podemski, director

Scott Sheridan
with a special presentation by the director
HELD IN HANSEN STUDENT CENTER
AS PART OF THE REEL TO REAL SERIES

1/22/15

Man of Iron
1981, Poland
Andrzej Wajda, director

Kathleen Montgomery

1/29/15

Kolya
1996, Czech Republic
Jan Sverák, director

Kathleen Montgomery

2/5/15

Divided We Fall
2000, Czech Republic
Jan Hrebejk, director

Marina Balina

2/12/15

No Man's Land
2001, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Danis Tanovic, director

Kathleen Montgomery

2/19/15

Good Bye Lenin!
2003, Germany
Wolfgang Becker, director

Kathleen Montgomery

3/19/15

Offside
2006, Iran
Jafar Panahi, director

Alison Sainsbury

3/26/15

 

Osama
2003, USA
Siddiq Barmak, director

Alison Sainsbury

4/2/15

Shall We Dance?
1996, Japan
Mayasuki Suyo, director

Ikuko Yuasa


4/9/15

Anna Karenina
2012, UK
Joe Wright, director


Marina Balina


4/16/15

Wadjda
2012, Saudi Arabia
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Alison Sainsbury

Fall 2014 Schedule

Last updated 8/29/2014

Date Film Presenter

9/4/14

Life is Beautiful
1997, Italy
Roberto Benigni, director

Scott Sheridan

9/11/14

State of Siege
1971, France/Italy/West Germany
Costa-Gavros, director

Michael Weis

9/18/14

Dirty Wars
2013, USA
Rick Rowley, director

Irving Epstein,
including a guest lecture by Anthony Arnove,
one of the film's producers

9/25/14

Four Days in September
1997, Brazil/USA
Bruno Barreto, director

Michael Weis

10/2/14

Cesar Chavez
2014, USA/Mexico
Diego Luna, director

Eileen Galvez

*10/6/14

Everything is Illuminated
2005, USA
Liev Schreiber, director

Sonja Fritzsche

10/23/14

Münchhausen
1943, Germany
Josef von Bàky, director

Sonja Fritzsche

10/30/14

TBA

TBA

11/6/14

Love in the Time of Cholera
2007, USA
Mike Newell, director

Rocío Morales

11/13/14

Amélie
2001, France
Jean-Pierre Jeunet, dir.

James Matthews


11/20/14

Joyeux Noël
2005, France/Germany/UK
Christian Carion


Adam Woodis


12/4/14

Blind Shaft
2003, China
Li Yang, dir.

Thomas Lutze