Le Chene (The Oak)

October 7th, 2003 by Adam

The Plymouth State University International Film Series presents Le Chene (The Oak) Wednesday, October 15 at 7 p.m. in Frost Academic Commons.

France/Romania 1992. 105 min. Director: Lucian Pintilie. Romanian with English subtitles.

“While Romanian Communism collapses around her, a young woman, the defiant Nela, sets off into the desolate countryside on a journey to bury her father’s ashes. This apocalyptic road movie, acclaimed at the Cannes Film Festival, evokes a haunting world of extravagant dysfunction and edgy humor. ” (Facets). International films are presented free of charge.

For information contact Dr. Peter Drexel, 535-2696.