CF’s International Film Series kicks off in September starting with “Duckweed” on Tuesday, Sept. 11, and “Frantz” on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Shows start at 2 p.m. at the Appleton Museum and at 7 p.m. at the Ocala Campus in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building 8, Room 110.
“Duckweed” is about a father and son’s tense relationship that takes a turn when the son travels back in time to explore the bittersweet events that led the family to where it is today. This film is in Mandarin with English subtitles. It is rated NR and has a total run time of 102 minutes. “Frantz” recalls the mourning period that followed tragic conflict as seen through the eyes of the so-called lost generation after WWI. This film is in German and French with English subtitles. It is rated R and has a total run time of 118 minutes.
Viewings are free at CF. Series membership, which includes fall and spring screenings at the Appleton Museum of Art, is $15 for individuals, $25 for dual membership and includes a bonus film each year. For information about membership, call 352-873-5808.
For a full series list and more information on the International Film Series, contact Joe Zimmerman at 352-854-2322, ext. 1233, or visit www.CF.edu/filmseries.