PPL Film Festival Update

Hello everyone!

The coming week is the PPL Film Festival. Originally, the programme was running from Monday 5th to Friday 9th, however we’ve had to reorganise Monday’s session.

Our updated programme is as follows:

Tue 06/03
– Strikes in British Political History and “The Great Grunwick Strike” (Chris Thomas, 2008) 
– Introduced by Prof. Alan Finlayson (PPL)

Wed 07/03
– “District 9”: A Change in Aspect
(Neill Blomkamp, 2009)
– Introduced by Dr. Rupert Read (PPL)

Thurs 08/03
– Image Fixation and Narrative Structure in “Blow Up”
(Michelangelo Antonioni, 1966)
– Introduced by Dr. Melanie Williams (AMA)

Fri 09/03
– Post 9/11 Paranoia in “Syriana”
(Stephen Gaghan, 2005)
– Introduced by Dr. Vincent Gaine (PPL)

Mon 12/03
– Lacan’s Anxiety and Freud’s Uncanny in “Don’t Look Now”
(Nicolas Roeg, 1973)
– Introduced by Dr. Philip Dravers from the London Society of the New Lacanian School

All events from 7pm, in Elizabeth Fry 01.05

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