Interdisciplinary Film: THE VIGIL (3/21/17)

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

“The Vigil” is the final documentary in the 2016-17 Interdisciplinary Film Series entitled Peacebuilding: Challenges and Opportunities. This is the story of Gina and Rosa, undocumented immigrant mothers who, armed with their faith and traditions, set out to stop America’s most controversial immigration law. Director Jenny Alexander and film advisor on immigration issues, Alexandra Piñeros Shields, will be introducing the film and answering questions afterwards.

Contact Person: 
Esteban Loustaunau
eloustaunau@assumption.edu
508-767-7589

Interdisciplinary Film: THE PIROGUE (2/16/17)

Thursday, February 16, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

THE PIROGUE (Senegal, France, Germany, 2012) dir. Moussa Touré, 87 m.

The captain of a fishing pirogue knows full-well the dangers that lie ahead.....

A group of African men leave Senegal in a pirogue captained by a local fisher- man to undertake the treacherous crossing of the Atlantic to Spain where they believe better lives and prospects are waiting for them.

Contact Person: 
Esteban Loustaunau
eloustaunau@assumption.edu
508-767-7589

Interdisciplinary Film: Beyond the Divide

Unpublished
Thursday, December 1, 2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Set in the vast, mountainous beauty of Missoula, Montana, BEYOND THE DIVIDE is a feature-length documentary film about war, peace, and the courage to find  common ground.

Contact Person: 
Esteban Loustaunau
eloustaunau@assumption.edu
508-767-7589

Interdisciplinary Film Series: "Sweet Dreams"

Unpublished
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Contact Person: 
Esteban Loustaunau
eloustaunau@assumption.edu
508-767-7589
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