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Leichhardt Library International Film Group

Leichhardt Library International Film GroupForeign Film is a term used primarily in English-speaking countries to refer to film and film industries of non-English-speaking countries.

Join us as we explore these masterpieces of film each month.

Leichhardt Library Meeting Room
5.30pm-8pm
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Leichhardt Library International Film Group 2018 Programme

8 February - Aftershock

aftershock-landscape-140x85Directed by Feng Xiaogang, Aftershock depicts the aftermath of the 1976 Tangshan earthquake and the heartbreaking separation of a family. In Mandarin with English subtitles.

Rated - M     Duration - 135 mins

 

8 March - The Salesman

salesman-landscape-140x85A couple's marriage begins to sour after they start performing Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman. Winner of the 2017  Oscar for Best Foreign Language Picture. In Farsi with English subtitles.

Rated - M     Duration - 125 minutes

 

12 April - Embrace of the Serpent

embrace-the-serpent-landscape-140x85The story of the relationship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and the two scientists who build a friendship with him. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Rated - M     Duration - 119 minutes

 

10 May - Things to Come

things-to-come-landscape-140x85A passionate middle-aged philosophy professor rethinks her already much-examined life after an unforeseen divorce. In French with English subtitles.

Rated - M     Duration - 98 minutes

 

14 June - After the Storm

after-the-storm-landscape-140x85A dissolute private detective attempts to reconnect with his distrustful family following the death of his father. In Japanese with English subtitles.

Rated - PG     Duration - 117 minutes