Free International Film Series Fall 2019
September 27, 7 p.m. Late Spring (Japan, 1949)
Noriko is 27 years old and still living with her widowed father. Everybody tries to talk her into marrying, but Noriko wants to stay at home caring for her father. Directed by Yasujirô Ozu. Not rated. 108 min.
October 11, 7 p.m. Half Widow (India, 2017)
Amid the backdrop of the Kashmiri conflict, a youing woman must come to grips with the disappearance of her doting husband and embarks on a harrowing journey of self-discovery. Directed by Danish Renzu. Rated R. 91 min.
November 15, 7 p.m. Seadrift (USA, 2019)
In 1979, the fatal shooting of a white crabber in a Texas fishing village ignites a maelstrom of hostilities against Vietnamese reugee communities along the Gulf Coast. Post-screening discussion with film’s producer and MiraCosta College Sociology Faculty Dr. Thao Ha. Directed by Tim Tsai. Not rated. 81 min. This screening will be in the MiraCosta College Concert Hall (Room 2400) at 1 Barnard Drive in Oceanside. Admission is free.
Each film (except Seadrift) will screen in the MiraCosta College Little Theatre (Room 3601) at 1 Barnard Drive in Oceanside. The films will be presented in the original languages with English subtitles. Admission is free and seating is limited.
About MiraCosta College
The MiraCosta College District has served the coastal North San Diego County area for over 80 years.
More than 21,000 credit students in over 70 disciplines enroll in associate degrees, university transfer and
workforce readiness certificate programs. The college also serves a wide spectrum of educational needs
in the region ranging from programs for adult education, basic skills, and ESL to a California Community