International Film Series

All films are presented in the original language with English subtitles. The series is sponsored by the International Languages Department and is open to all. Admission is free.

The films listed below will be shown on:

Fridays at 7 p.m., Oceanside Campus; One Barnard Drive, Oceanside, Room 3601 (Little Theatre)

The 3600 building is located on the northwest side of campus. Closest parking is Staff Lots 3E or 1C (and walk through the center of campus). Parking is free and a parking permit is not required for film series attendees.


Information: 760.757.2121 x6284

Film Schedule ~ Spring 2016

Friday, February 19

"Last Train Home"
China, 2009
Not rated, 85 min.

A couple embarks on a journey home for Chinese New Year along with 130 million other migrant workers, to reunite with their children and struggle for a future. Their unseen story plays out as China soars towards being a world superpower. Directed by Lixin Fan.

Friday, March 11

Greece, 2009
Not Rated, 94 min.

Three teenagers live isolated, without leaving their house, because their overprotective parents say they can only leave
when their dogtooth falls out. Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos.

Friday, April 8

"Russian Ark"
Russia, 2002
Not rated, 99 min.

A 19th century French aristocrat, notorious for his scathing memoirs about life in Russia, travels through the Russian State Hermitage Museum and encounters historical figures from the last 200+ years. Directed by Aleksandr Sokurov.

Friday, May 6
"Cinco de Mayo, La Batalla"
Mexico, 2013
Not rated, 125 min.

On May 5th, 1862, a few thousand Mexican soldiers put their lives on the line against the world’s largest and most powerful army in one legendary battle for freedom and for Mexico. Directed by Rafa Lara.