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IS Film Festival

The International Film Festival at PVCC 2022-23 

Around the World in 8 Films
All films begin at 6:30 PM in the CPA & are FREE

Wednesday, August 31, 2022
In the Mood for Love (PG; 2000, Hong Kong, 98 minutes)

Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Longing (NR; 2017, Israel, 100 minutes)

Wednesday, September 28, 2022
The Tulip: A Timberwolf's Story (NR; 2022, U.S., 6 minutes)
Secrets of War (NR; 2014, Holland, 95 minutes)

Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Ida (PG-13; 2013, Poland, 88 minutes)

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
In Order of Disappearance (R; 2014, Norway, 115 minutes)

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Barbara (PG-13; 2012, Germany, 105 minutes)

Wednesday, February 22, 2023
 Love Me (NR; 2013, Turkey/Ukraine, 90 minutes)

Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Hero on the Front (NR; 2018, Portugal, 85 minutes)


Desert Foothills Library International Film Series 2022-23

Around the World in 9 Films
All films begin at 2:00 PM at the library & are FREE 

Friday, September 9, 2022
In the Mood for Love (PG; 2000, Hong Kong, 98 minutes)

Friday, October 14, 2022
Longing (NR; 2017, Israel, 100 minutes)

Friday, November 4, 2022
The Tulip: A Timberwolf's Story (NR; 2022, U.S., 6 minutes) 
Secrets of War (NR; 2014, Holland, 95 minutes)

Friday, December 9, 2022
Ida (PG-13; 2013, Poland, 88 minutes)

Friday, January 13, 2023
In Order of Disappearance (R; 2014, Norway, 115 minutes)

Friday, February 10, 2023
Barbara (PG-13; 2012, Germany, 105 minutes)

Friday, March 10, 2023
 Love Me (NR; 2013, Turkey/Ukraine, 90 minutes)

Friday, April 14, 2023
Hero on the Front (NR; 2018, Portugal, 85 minutes)

Friday, May 12, 2023
 Wazir (NR; 2016, India, 103 minutes)


Desert Foothills Library Cinematic Reflections Series, 2022-23 

Little Known Stories of World War II
All films begin at 2:00 PM at the library & are FREE

Friday, September 16, 2022
Night Will Fall

Friday, October 21, 2022
Forgiving Dr. Mengele

Friday, November 18, 2022
Emperor

Friday, December 16, 2022
A Call to Spy

Friday, January 20, 2023
The Wooden Horse

Friday, February 17, 2023
Operation Finale

Friday, March 17, 2023
Hitler and Stalin: Legacy of Hate

Friday, April 21, 2023
Downfall

Friday, May 19, 2023
The Captain


Mission Statement:

The Paradise Valley Community College International Film Festival presents cinema as a window onto the richness of our diverse world and our shared humanity.

The Festival offers a proven educational, entertaining visual experience for our students, colleagues, and community through the following goals.

Goals:

Viewing acclaimed films from around the world
Enjoying films as a community experience that challenges our emotional involvement in a setting that offers opportunity for discussion
Exploring the important issues of life through an open forum
Experiencing cultural diversity in a profoundly transformative way
Learning about important global issues through powerful visual images
Discovering the range and variety of films and genres
Understanding cinematic techniques and their contribution to the meaning of a film
Meeting film directors, writers, and producers for dialogue
Making entertainment educational and education entertaining