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Announcing the Return of New World Cinema Sept. 20

posted Sep 16, 2015, 7:27 AM by Carolyn Desrosiers

Announcing the Return of New World Cinema Sept. 20

Celebrate Diversity Fox Cities is pleased to announce the return of the NEW World Cinema film series, co-sponsored by UW Fox Valley.

This fall, we are featuring films that deal with a variety of social issues. Screenings take place at UW Fox are followed with discussion led by a community presenter. All movies have English subtitles. Admission is $5.00 for the public, but free to UWFox students and staff.



HIGHWAY  
Not Rated | 133 Min | India, 2014                                                 
Right before her wedding, a young woman finds herself abducted and held for ransom. As the initial days pass, she begins to develop a strange bond with her kidnapper.

Show Dates:
9/20 2p | w/ Sandhya Sridhar
9/21 7p | w/ Kamal Varma
 
TRUST
R | 106 Min | USA, 2010 
                             
A man has difficulty coping with the knowledge that his 14-year-daughter was assaulted by a sexual predator she met in an online chat room.

Show Dates:
10/18 2p | w/ Hannah Keesler (UWFox Counseling Services)
10/19 7p | w/ Evelyn Li (UWFox Instructional Technology)
AWAY FROM HER
PG-13 | 110 Min | USA, 2006                 
          
A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man at the nursing home.

Show Dates:
11/15 2p | w/ Beth Belmore (Fox Valley Memory Project)
11/16 7p | w/ Betty Lefebvre-Hill (Fox Valley Memory Project)
IF THESE WALLS COULD TALK  
R | 97 Min | USA, 1996       
          
Three stories portray women coping with unplanned pregnancies in various social climates, the 1950s, 1970s and 1990s.

Show Dates:
12/20 2p | w/ Margo DeNuccio (Planned Parenthood)
12/21 7p | w/ Moderator: Jane Frantz (Pro-Life supporter)
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