uLethbridge Film Series

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Branch: Main Branch
Venue: Main Branch: Theatre Gallery

VEGABOND
(France / Agnès Varda / 1985)
Hosted by Dr. Beth Gerwin (Dept of Modern Languages)
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
6:30 – 9:00 PM
Lethbridge Public Library: Main Branch - Theatre Gallery
Free admission

The wanderings of a restless young woman are chronicled retroactively through interviews with various people she encounters in her travels.
Winner of the Golden Lion for Best Director – 1985 Venice Film Festival

“Like so many of the greatest films, it tells us a very specific story, strong and unadorned, about a very particular person.”
- Roger Ebert (Chicago Sun-Times)
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Library Program: uLethbridge Film Series

 What is the uLethbridge Film Series?  
The uLethbridge Film Series is dedicated to showcasing a selection of films that have contributed to our understanding of cinema's achievements, and signal directions for its future. Initiated and sponsored by the Department of New Media, various scholars from the University of Lethbridge will introduce and screen their choices for films that advance the art form. Please join us twice a month as we explore together the parameters of various masterful cinematic accomplishments.

Mission Statement  

The uLethbridge Film Series focuses on new possibilities and creative currents within the cinema, and provides a forum for the public to be exposed to and discuss cinema's historical developments. We aim to provide the Lethbridge community with an opportunity to enhance their appreciation and understanding of cinema as an art form via conversations with informed scholars and aficionados. Therefore, the Series is dedicated to presenting a vibrant glimpse of cinema's future, and agitates for the importance of understanding and appreciating its past.

Homepage
http://www.uleth.ca/fine-arts/ulethbridge-film-series