College of Marin Modern Languages Department presents the 3rd annual International Film Festival held February 26 through April 2, 2010. There will be FREE Friday evening showings at 7 PM. All films have subtitles in English. Free parking is also available. All showings will be held in Olney Hall 96, College of Marin Kentfiled Campus, 835 College Ave., Kentfield.
Bridge to Silence, 1989
Director: Karen Arthur
A deaf woman, injured in a car accident that kills her husband, must come to grips with her responsibility to care for her young daughter. At the same time she is traumatized by her estranged mother’s desire to take custody of the child herself.
Shall We Dansu? (Shall We Dance), 1996
Director: Masayuki Suo
A successful but unhappy Japanese accountant finds the missing passion in his life when he begins to secretly take ballroom dance lessons.
La Luz Prodigiosa (The End of a Mystery), 2003
Director: Miguel Hermoso
Suppose the poet and playwright Federico García Lorca, who was killed by Franco’s fascists in 1936, survived but without any memory of who he was. This film tells how things might have been, picking up Lorca’s story in 1980 when an old man encounters the writer as a beggar on the streets of Granada.