Foreign Film Evening (Thunder Bay, ON)

 

 

  Friday, January 18th, 2019

7:00 - 9:00 pm

 

Below are the selection of movies that will be screened.  

Beverages, snacks, and popcorn will be provided.  

Friends and family welcome!

 

 

1.  Gangsterdam (French) 

A student in Amsterdam tries to win over a young woman by chasing after a packet of drugs, which happens to belong to the Dutch mafia.

View the Trailer:  https://youtu.be/m1-XREnty30

 

2.  Bye Lenin (German) 

In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it has disappeared.

View the Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5hzmwGW4Ac

 

3.  Spettacolo (Italian)

ONCE UPON A TIME...there was a tiny hill town in Tuscany that found a remarkable way to confront their issues - they turned their lives into a play. Every summer for the past 50 years, their piazza becomes their stage and villagers from 6 to 90 play a part - the role of themselves.

View the Trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l7oITFo7rHg
 

4.  I am Love (Italian)

Emma left Russia to live with her husband in Italy. Now a member of a powerful industrial family, she is the respected mother of three, but feels unfulfilled. One day, Antonio, a talented chef and her son's friend, makes her senses kindle.

View the Trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NjA8CIDvZ8

 

5.  Malena (Italian)

Amidst the war climate, a teenage boy discovering himself becomes love-stricken by Malèna, a sensual woman living in a small, narrow-minded Italian town.

View the Trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxqUoUvNBXY

 

6.  No (Spanish) 

An ad executive comes up with a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in Chile's 1988 referendum.

View the Trailer: https://youtu.be/GPvnFcXpfOI