California State University, Fullerton

News Categories

Foreign Film Series Starts Nov. 8

Nov. 7, 2012

What:

Cal State Fullerton’s Modern Languages and Literatures Department presents foreign film screenings Nov. 8, 15 and 29. The film series is free and open to the public. Each screening will be followed by a discussion led by a Cal State Fullerton faculty member.

Where:

Various locations at Cal State Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, 92831

Schedule:

Nov. 8 at 6 p.m. — “The Buffalo Boy,” a Vietnamese film, tells the story of a teenager’s journey during the French occupation in the 1940s. Trang Le and Thanh Truong, modern languages and literatures lecturers, will lead the discussion following the screening in Room 110 of the Humanities-Social Sciences Building.

Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. — “Te Doy Mis Ojos,” is an award-winning Spanish romantic drama. C. George Peale, emeritus professor of modern languages and literatures, will lead the discussion following the screening in Room 110 of the Humanities-Social Sciences Building.

Nov. 29 at 5:30 p.m.  — “Horumo,” based on a best-selling fantasy novel, is a Japanese combat action movie set in Kyoto. Setsue Shibata, professor of modern languages and literatures, will present a lecture following the screening in Room 238 of McCarthy Hall.

Nov. 29 at 6:30 p.m. —“Les Femmes du 6e étage,” a French film set in 1960s Paris, depicts a conservative couple's lives turned upside down by two Spanish maids. Fanny M. Daubigny, assistant professor of modern languages and literatures, will present a lecture following the screening in Room 110 of the Humanities-Social Sciences Building.

Parking:

$2 per hour or $8 for a daily permit. Details are available online.


More Info:

Contact Setsue Shibata at 657-278-5219.


Media Contact:

Mimi Ko Cruz, mkocruz@fullerton.edu, 657-278-7586

Tags:  Arts & CultureCampus UpdatesCommunityEvents