The World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Department, OSL, SLP & MPB will be hosting a showing of Adberrahmane Sissako's Timbuktu as a part of their annual French Film Festival.
A Malian cattle herder and his family face the wrath of Islamic fundamentalists after a tragic accident.
Full List of Films:
Nov. 16 - Amour by Michael Haneke
Nov. 21 - Deux jours, une nuit by Jean-Pierre Dardenne & Luc Dardenne
Nov. 30 - Timbuktu by Adberrahmane Sissako
Dec. 7 - Tomboy by Céline Sciamma
Dec. 14 - Intouchables by Olivier Nakache & Eric Toledano
[All films will be shown at 7pm in the Olin Auditorium]
Olin Center for Educational Technology
733 35th St.
Rock Island, IL 61201