European Political Cinema European Political Cinema

School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies, UEA

Free admission to film screenings, films subtitled in English, all welcome.

All screenings 5-8pm

For further information, contact Vassiliki Koutrakou.

Tuesday 27 September

'Iron Sky'

Finnish-German-Australian, 2012

A comic, science fiction, action film about Nazis after the defeat of Germany in 1945.

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 4 October

'Pretty Village, Pretty Flame'

Serbian, 1996

A film about friends turned enemies during the war in Bosnia.

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 11 October

'Losing One's Way'

Spanish, 2015

A comedy inspired by the current financial crisis.

In association with the Cine Club PPL.

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 18 October

'April Captains'

Portuguese, 2000

Based on real events, it traces the coup that overthrew the Salazar dictatorship in 1974.

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 25 October

'New Kids, Turbo'

Dutch, 2010

Comedy about a pair who turn to a life of crime, supposedly because they are hard done by, because of the financial crisis.

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 1 November

'Solaris'

Russian, 1972

Tarkovsky's milestone science fiction film about cosmonauts on a Soviet space station.

Arts 01.03

UEA

Wednesday 2 November

'Palm Trees in the Snow'

Spanish, 2015

A story set in the period of decolonization in Spanish Guinea.

In association with the Cine Club, PPL.

Lecture Theatre 3

UEA

Tuesday 15 November

'A Self-Made Hero'

French, 1996

Set in France at the end of WWII, and dealing with heroes and collaborators.

In association with the Cine Club PPL.

Lecture

Theatre 3

UEA

Tuesday 22 November

'East of Bucharest'

Romanian 2006

A group of characters revisit the 1989 revolution which brought down the Ceausescu communist regime.

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 29 November

'Salt of the Earth'

German-French-Brazilian, 2014

A documentary-film about the life of conflict-zone and environmentalist photographer Sebastiao Salgado

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 6 December

'Il Divo'

Italian, 2009

A film about the life, times and mafia connections of former Italian Prime Minister Giulio Andreotti

Arts 01.03

UEA

Tuesday 13 December

'The Christmas Tango'

Greek, 2011

A romantic drama set in an army barracks during the 1967-1974 military junta in Greece

Arts 01.03

UEA