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CINEMA OF RESISTANCE: Swagger by Olivier Babinet (2016)

Politics of the Present

dateOctober 26, 2017 timeThursday, 7:00pm EDT location Lenfast Center for the Arts, Columbia University
  • Maison Française
  • School of the Arts
  • MA in Film Studies at the School of the Arts
  • European Institute
  • Sakip Sabanci Center for Turkish Studies
  • Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Theory
  • Institute for Research on Women, Gender and Sexuality
  • Committee on Global Thought
  • Registration required. See details.


FILM SERIES / October 12-26, 2017

Seven films about forms of resistance

Presented by the Columbia Maison Française

Co-sponsored by the School of the Arts at Columbia

Curated by Nora Philippe

Screenings followed by panel discussions with directors and invited scholars

All films subtitled in English

Free and open to the public, RSVP here.

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Presented with support from the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the Knapp Family Foundation.