International Film Series

Co-sponsored by MiraCosta College’s International Languages and Film Departments. All films are presented in the original language with English subtitles. Free admission.  Sorry, no food or drink allowed.

The films listed below will be shown on the Oceanside Campus, One Barnard Drive, Oceanside.


For more information, please contact Dr. Billy Gunn at 760.757.2121 x6402.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Friday, February 21, 7 p.m.
"Never Give Up! Minoru Yasui and the Fight for Justice
USA, 2017
Not Rated, 57 min.

This film explores the life and work of Minoru (Min) Yasui, including his family's WWII experience in Japanese internment camps, as well as his post-war struggle for human and civil rights. Narrated by George Takei. Directed by Will Doolittle and Holly Yasui.                       

Location: Room OC3601 (Little Theatre), Oceanside Campus

Friday, March 27, 7 p.m.
"Chronique d'un été / Chronicle of a Summer
France, 1961
Not Rated, 85 min.

A documentary about the everyday lives of ordinary Parisians, done in the style of cinéma vérité. Directed by Edgar Morin and Jean Rouch.             

Location: Room OC3601 (Little Theatre), Oceanside Campus

Friday, May 8, 7 p.m.
"También la lluvia / Even the Rain
SPAIN, 2010
Not Rated, 103 min.

As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply. Directed by Icíar Bollaín.

Location: Room OC3601 (Little Theatre), Oceanside Campus