Modern Languages and Linguistics Film Series Series: Fall 2020 "Confinement!"

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Join the Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics for a new semester of four international films representing "Confinement".  Here's how:

1) Watch the film between the dates indicated, on your own time, on the University of Lethbridge Library’s Criterion On Demand streaming services (follow the link and sign in).
2) Before the “Discussion Meeting” date, send an e-mail to saying you will attend the meeting (you will be sent a Zoom invitation).
3) Join the “Discussion Meeting” via Zoom: learn more about the film, share thoughts, and register for any participation mark being offered through a U of L course.

Film 1:  Caught in Conventions (September 9 - 30)

Portrait of Lady On Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) (France, C. Sciamma, 2019)

Zoom Discussion Meeting: Wednesday 30 September @ 6 p.m.

Film 2: Confined to Poverty (October 1 – 22)

Shoplifters (Manbiki kazoku万引き家族) (Japan, Hirokazu Kore-eda, 2018)

Zoom Discussion Meeting: Thursday 22 October @ 6 p.m.

Film 3: Political Entrapment (October 23 – November 18)

No (Chile, Pablo Laraín, 2012) MON1894_EST.KF&M=0_fpf7h7km&DSTYLE=0#multimedia_resources_MON1894

Zoom Discussion Meeting:  Wednesday 18 November @ 6 p.m.

Film 4: Cultural Isolation (November 19 – December 10)

Before Tomorrow (Canada, Marie-Hélène Cousineau & Madeleine Ivalu, 2008)

Zoom Discussion Meeting:  Thursday 10 December @ 6 p.m.


Beth Gerwin | | 403-332-4572