Free International Films this fall at MiraCosta College
MiraCosta College’s International Languages and Film departments present these compelling films this fall:
September 14, 7 p.m. The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (France, 1964)
A young woman separated from her lover by war faces a life-altering decision. Directed by Jacques Demy. Not rated. 91 min.
October 5, 7 p.m. A Fantastic Woman (Chile, 2017)
Marina, a transgender woman who works as a waitress and moonlights as a nightclub singer, is bowled over by the death of her older boyfriend. Directed by Sebastián Leilo. Rated R. 100 min.
November 2, 7 p.m. Nosferatu (Germany, 1922)
Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter’s wife. Directed by F.W. Murnau. Not rated. 81 min.
November 30, 7 p.m. Rome, Open City (Italy, 1945)
During the Nazi occupation of Rome in 1944, the Resistance leader, Giorgio Manfredi, is chased by the Nazis as he seeks refuge and a way to escape. Directed by Roberto Rossellini. Not rated. 103 min.
Each film will screen in the MiraCosta College Little Theatre (Room 3601) at 1 Barnard Drive in Oceanside. The films will be presented in the original languages with English subtitles. Admission is free.
About MiraCosta College
The MiraCosta College District has served the coastal North San Diego County area for over 80 years. More than 17,000 credit students in over 70 disciplines enroll in associate degrees, university transfer and workforce readiness certificate programs. The college also serves a wide spectrum of educational needs in the region ranging from programs for adult education, basic skills, and ESL to a California Community College pilot program offering the nation’s first baccalaureate degree in biomanufacturing. MiraCosta College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).