Passport to World Cinema // Xingu

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Date(s) - Wed 11/20
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Gershman Y

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November 20, 2013
7:30 pm

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FREE for PFS Members

The Philadelphia Film Society and the University of the Arts are proud to present Passport to World Cinema, a handpicked selection of the year’s strongest cinema from around the globe. Each of the monthly screenings will include a notable international film title from the recent film festival circuit and a post-screening talkback led by a local film connoisseur. The ongoing partnership, now in its second year, encourages cinematic discussion and film education among local students and audiences via contemporary masterpieces.

About the film
Brazilian filmmmaker Cao Hamburger’s beautiful new historical film follows the story of two brothers through their tumultuous journey to create the Xingu National Park and pave the way for equal rights for the indigenous people

Director: Cao Hamburger
Cast: João Miguel, Felipe Camargo, Caio Blat, Maria Flor
Country/Year: Brazil, 2011
Language: Portugese/Tupi
Run time: 102 minutes

General Admission: $5.00
PFS Members: FREE
UArts Current Students & Faculty: FREE