International Film Series

All films are presented in the original language with English subtitles. The series is sponsored by the International Languages Department and is open to all. Admission is free. Additional showings are available at the San Elijo Campus as part of the LIFE Program. For further details please visit

The films listed below will be shown on:

Fridays at 7 p.m., Oceanside Campus; One Barnard Drive, Oceanside, Room 3601 (Little Theatre)

The 3600 building is located on the northwest side of campus. Closest parking is Staff Lots 3E or 1C (and walk through the center of campus). Parking is free and a parking permit is not required for film series attendees.


Information: 760.757.2121 x6284

Film Schedule ~ Spring 2015

Friday, February 6

"Loose Cannons"
Italy, 2010
Not rated, 110 min.

On a trip home to Southern Italy, Tommaso decides to tell his parents the truth about himself –only to see his older brother Antonio ruin his plans. Directed by Ferzan Ozpetek.

Friday, February 20

"Happy Times"
China, 2000
Rated PG, 102 min.

In an attempt to impress a portly divorcée who has caught his eye, an unemployed factory worker poses as the wealthy manager of a non-existent hotel. Directed by Zhang Yimou.

Friday, March 6

"Thermae Romae"
Japan, 2012
Not rated, 108 min.

In this whimsical sci-fi comedy, Roman architect Lucius accidentally slips through time, resurfacing in a modern-day public bath in Japan. Directed by Hideki Takeuchi.

Friday, April 3
"Hannah Arendt"
Germany, 2012
Not rated, 113 min.

A biopic of influential German-Jewish philosopher and political theorist Hannah Arendt, who fearlessly raised unpopular questions about science as well as human rights. Directed by Margarethe von Trotta.

Friday, April 24
"The Class"
France, 2008
Rated PG-13, 130 min.

Teacher François Marin begins the new term at a tough inner-city school in Paris, taking on a class comprised of a melting pot of modern-day French society. Directed by Laurent Cantet.