Worldbridger Film Series

Cutting-edge films that explore themes including globalization, human rights, war & peace, capitalism, culture, health, gender, sexuality…

Spring 2017 Schedule

Please note there are no scheduled Parksville screenings this semester.

January 26

Chico + Rita


Directed By Tono Errando, Javier Mariscal + Fernando Trueba
2010 | 94 min | UK + Spain |Not Rated
In Spanish, English, French
Cohosted by the Spanish Club

February 02

On The Bride’s Side


Directed by Antonio Augugliaro, Gabriele del Grande + Khaled Soliman Al Nassiry
2014 | 89 min | Italy | Not Rated
In Arabic, Italian
Cohosted by: The Department of Anthropology
Guest Speaker: Ilka Thiessen

February 09 – In Celebration of International Development Week

Frame x Frame

Directed by Alexandria Bombach, Mo Scarpelli
2015 | 85 min | Afghanistan | Not Rated
In Dari, English
Cohosted by: Faculty of International Development

February 16

Trumbo


Directed by Jay Roach
2015 | 124 min | USA | R
In English
Cohosted by: VIUFA
Guest Speaker: Chris Jaeger

February 23 – STUDY DAYS

No Film This Week

March 02

Bon Cop Bad Cop


Directed By Erik Canuel
2006 | 116 min | Canada | R
In English, French
Cohosted by: The Department of Geography
Guest Speaker: Matt Bowes

March 09

He Named Me Malala


Directed by Davis Guggenheim
2015| 88 min | United Arab Emirates, USA | PG- 13
In English
Cohosted by: VIUFA Status of Women
Guest Speaker: Kathy Page, introduced by Dr. Marie Hopwood

March 16

Born to be Wild


Directed By David Lickley
2011 | 40 min | USA | G
In English
Cohosted by: The Department of Anthropology
Guest Speaker: Dr. Biruté Galdikas

March 23

Jumbo Wild


Directed By Nick Waggoner
2015 | 52 min | Canada | Not Rated
In English
Cohosted by: The Department of Tourism and Recreation
Guest Speaker: Pete Parker

March 30

Don’t Tempt Me


Directed by Agustín Díaz Yanes
2001 | 112 min | Spain | R
In Spanish, English, French, Latin, Portugese
Cohosted by: The Spanish Club

April 06

Pele: Birth of a Legend


Directed By Jeff Zimbalist, Michael Zimbalist
2016 | 107 min | USA | PG
In English
Cohosted by: The Department of Anthropology
Guest Speaker: Dave Hopwood

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