Foreign Film Series – Fall 2015

December 1, 2015

Transsiberian (USA – 2008)

Still from the film: Transsiberian

The Transsiberian Express, travelling between Beijing and Moscow, serves as the setting for this tense thriller starring Emily Mortimer, Woody Harrelson, Kate Mara, and Ben Kingsley. Critic Roger Ebert warns, "This is one of those trips after which you post dire warnings on the internet—if you survive."

In English with closed captions.
Director: Brad Anderson, 111 minutes


December 8, 2015

Assassination Tango (USA – 2003)

Still from the film: Assassination Tango

Robert Duvall stars as John Anderson, an aging hitman on his final job, in this intense film that drifts towards the assassination of an Argentinian general – while Anderson is drawn into the stylized and passionate world of the tango.

In English with closed captions.
Director: Robert Duvall, 113 minutes



The Foreign Film Series is sponsored by:

  • Wilkens Library
  • Department of Arts and Communication
  • Department of Language and Literature

For more information call Cindy Pavlos: 508.362.2131 x4453.

Individuals requiring auxiliary needs or services to access this event may contact the O'Neill Center for Disability Services, 508.362.2131 x4337.


Time: Tuesdays at 3:30pm
Location: Lecture Hall A – Science Building

FREE and open to all!