Explore the world through six award-winning international films presented in their original language with English subtitles. Each film is followed by COD faculty-led discussion.

Global Flicks is co-sponsored by COD Field Studies/Study Abroad and McAninch Arts Center.

Click here for a research guide created by COD Library staff, providing film reviews, themes and background on each featured country.

Wednesday, Feb. 21 | 1:30 & 7:30p

Director: Santiago Mitre Argentina | Drama/History, 2022 2 hours, 20 min. | Spanish Justice is served in Argentina 1985¸ inspired by the true story of Julio Strassera, Luis Moreno Ocampo and their young legal team of unlikely heroes in their David-vs-Goliath battle. Under constant threat, they dared to prosecute Argentina's bloodiest military dictatorship against all…

Wednesday, Feb. 28 | 1:30 & 7:30p

Director: Shaunak Sen India | Documentary, 2022 1 hour, 37 min. | Hindi In one of the world's most populated cities, two brothers (Nadeem and Saud) devote their lives to protect the black kite, a majestic bird of prey that is essential to the ecosystem of New Delhi that has been falling from the sky…

Wednesday, March 6 | 1:30 & 7:30p

Director: Jasmila Žbanić Bosnia | Drama/History, 2020 1 hour, 41 min. | Serbo-Croatian Aida is an English schoolteacher in Bosnia, but in 1995 she is employed by the United Nations as a translator. When her hometown that was designated as a UN safe haven falls under the occupation of the Serbian army, Aida with her…

Wednesday, March 13 | 1:30 & 7:30p

Director: Asim Abbasi Pakistan | Drama, 2018 2 hours, 5 min.| Urdu, Sindhi Estranged family members begrudgingly reconnect in an effort to deal with the care of their aging parents. This colorful dramedy follows the tense reunion of two thirty something sisters where family secrets are revealed, forbidden romances both old and new are explored.…

Wednesday, March 20 | 1:30 & 7:30p

Director: Eva Longoria United States | Drama, 2023 1 hour, 39 min. | English This is the inspiring story of Richard Montañez who, as a Frito Lay janitor, disrupted the food industry by channeling his Mexican heritage to turn Flamin' Hot Cheetos from a snack into an iconic global pop culture phenomenon. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=it7sNRloq-A In addition…

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