Global Flicks

Global Flicks

Acclaimed international films are presented in their original language with English subtitles for FREE! Films are shown in the Playhouse Theatre at the McAninch Arts Center on Wednesdays at 1:30 and 7:30p.

Global Flicks is co-sponsored by COD Field Studies/Study Abroad/Global Education and the MAC.
Click HERE for a listing of all films as well as their availability in the COD Library.

The Wave (Norway)

Wednesday, Feb. 6, 1:30 & 7:30p

Show Details


DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • February 7, 2019
    1:30 pm
  • February 7, 2019
    7:30 pm

Although anticipated, no one is ready when the mountain pass above the scenic, narrow Norwegian fjord Geiranger collapses and creates an 85-meter high violent tsunami.

Theater of Life (Italy)

Wednesday, Feb. 13, 1:30 & 7:30p

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DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • February 13, 2019
    1:30 pm
  • February 13, 2019
    7:30 pm

What if food waste could feed the hungry? Massimo Bottura, one of the world’s greatest chefs, runs a soup kitchen like no other before it during Milan’s 2015 World’s Fair.

The African Doctor (France)

Wednesday, Feb. 20, 1:30 & 7:30p

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DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • February 20, 2019
    1:30 pm
  • February 20, 2019
    7:30 pm

This film is based on the true story of Seyolo Zantoko, a Congolese doctor who uproots his family and moves them to a rural French village.

Woodpeckers (Dominican Republic)

Wednesday, Feb. 27, 1:30 & 7:30p

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DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • February 27, 2019
    1:30 pm
  • February 27, 2019
    7:30 pm

Love can spring up in the most unlikely places – prison. Dominican-Haitian Julián begins a jail sentence for petty theft inside the notorious Najayo prison just outside of Santo Domingo.

Okja (Korea)

Wednesday, Mar. 6, 1:30 & 7:30p

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DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • March 6, 2019
    1:30 pm
  • March 6, 2019
    7:30 pm

Okja is a remarkable pig who is loved by a young girl named Mija who risks everything to prevent a powerful, multinational company from kidnapping her best friend.

Bad Genius (Thailand)

Wednesday, Mar. 13, 1:30 & 7:30p

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DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • March 13, 2019
    1:30 pm
  • March 13, 2019
    7:30 pm

Lynn is a genius high school student who finds her path out of poverty by making money helping others cheat on tests.

The Insult (Lebanon)

Wednesday, Mar. 20, 1:30 & 7:30p

Show Details


DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • March 20, 2019
    1:30 pm
  • March 20, 2019
    7:30 pm

A Lebanese Christian and Palestinian refugee argument turns violent and escalates to a court case.