Foreign Language Film Appreciation Series

The Rock Valley College Modern Languages Department invites you to join us for the film series to be presented for the Spring 2017 semester. These films have been carefully selected by our faculty for their cultural, political, and social content. Modern Languages faculty will lead an open discussion (in English) following each film screening.

Questions regarding this series should be directed to Modern Languages Department Professor Elvira B. Ventimiglia, (815) 921-3358  or Professor Cristina Szterensus, (815) 921-3337.

All films will be shown at 6:00 p.m. in Classroom Building II, room 228.

The cost is just $2 per student for the entire series. Films are offered through RVC Community Education and you may register online using the course code: DRM 805 RV.
 

El Secreto De Sus Ojos

Friday, March 17, 2017

A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.  (2009 Argentina)

The Sea Inside

Friday, April 14, 2017

The factual story of Spaniard Ramon Sampedro, who fought a thirty-year campaign in favor of euthanasia and his own right to die.  (2004 Spain)