International Film Festival
The HCC Film Program has developed a number of film series to complement various productions and events this season. Films selected are subject to change; visit our website at www.howardcc.edu/filmfestivals for up-to-date information about our film festivals and programs. The HCC Film Program is also in partnership with the Columbia Film Society, presenting in Smith Theatre this season. All films are free to the public.
Monday, November 13, 2017 at noon and 7 pm
Atlantic (2016): Documentary about the two big resources in the North Atlantic, fish and oil, and the impact of their exploitation on the environment in various countries on both sides of the Atlantic. Directed by Risteard O'Domhnaill, starring Brendan Gleeson. 1 hour 20 minutes.
Diversity #s: 12 PM: 4190 | 7 PM: 4191
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at noon and 7 pm
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006): Against the backdrop of the Irish War of Independence, two brothers fight a guerrilla war against British forces. Directed by Ken Loach, starring Cillian Murphy, Pádraic Delaney, and Liam Cunningham. 2 hours 7 minutes.
Diversity #s: 12 PM: 4192 | 7 PM: 4196
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at noon and 7 pm
Jump (2012): Crime boss daughter Greta is rescued from suicide by stranger Pearse on New Year's Eve, a night that will change both their lives forever. Directed by Kieron J. Walsh, starring Nichola Burley, Martin McCann, and Charlene McKenna. 1 hour 21 minutes.
Diversity #s: 12 PM: 4206 | 7 PM: 4207
Thursday, November 16, 2017 at noon and 7 pm
Cal (1984): Cal, a young man on the fringes of the IRA, falls in love with Marcella, a Catholic woman whose husband, a Protestant policeman, was killed one year earlier by the IRA. (Warner Bros). Directed by Pat O'Connor, written by Bernard MacLaverty, starring Helen Mirren, John Lynch, and Donal McCann. 1 hour 42 minutes.
Diversity #s: 12 PM: 4301 | 7 PM: 4302
A Date for Mad Mary (2016): “Mad” Mary McArdle returns to Drogheda after a short spell in prison - for something she'd rather forget. Back home, everything and everyone has changed. Directed by Darren Thorton, starring Seána Kerslake, Tara Lee, and Charleigh Bailey. 1 hour 22 minutes.
Diversity #s: 7 PM: 4300