International Film Festival: Crossing Borders/Pushing Boundaries

Location: 
Avalon Cinema, Platteville

“The White Ribbon” (2009, Directed by Michael Haneke)

“The White Ribbon” is set in a Northern German village just before World War I, and it depicts the emergence of national socialism.  According to the director, the film is about “the roots of evil.”

Dr. Rich Waugh, professor of geography at UW-Platteville, will provide the introduction and lead the discussion.