Monday, November 21, 2011

Nov 22: Das weisse Band (The White Ribbon)

Dir. Michael Haneke (Germany, 2009)
144 mins. German with English subtitles
Tuesday, November 22, 8pm
Seminar Room of Alice Cook House (West Campus)
Free and open to the public

Strange accidents occur in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I. Gradually the events seem to take on the character of ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.

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