Movies @ Moffitt, Oct. 5 – Forgetting Vietnam

Movies @ Moffitt 10/5/16: Forgetting Vietnam

The Movies @ Moffitt series features films selected by students for students, on the first Wednesday of each month.

Title: Forgetting Vietnam
Director: Trinh T. Minh-ha
Synopsis: Influential anti-imperialist and feminist theorist, filmmaker and Cal professor Trinh T. Minh-ha creates a dialogue between fact and fiction in this exploration of Vietnam four decades after the end of the war. Over the course of the film, she interweaves myth with observation, deconstructs national identity into its most basic symbolic elements and re-constructs personal and political memory of place, trauma and dynamism.

Date: Wednesday, October 5
Time: 7pm
Place: 150D Moffitt Library
Doors open @ 6:30pm
You must have a Cal Student ID to attend

The Library attempts to offer programs in accessible, barrier-free settings. If you think you may require disability-related accommodations, please contact the event sponsor prior to the event. The event sponsor is Tim Dilworth

Post contributed by Tim Dilworth, First Year Coordinator, The Library