Inaugural Film and Arts Appreciation Week at Trent University January 23 - 27
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Screenings of Internationally Acclaimed Foreign Films Free and Open to the Public
Friday, January 20, 2006, Peterborough
The Trent International Students Association (TISA) has announced that the inaugural Film and Arts Appreciation Week, a free public event designed to showcase cinematic representations of different regions around the world, will begin on January 23 and run through to January 27 at various locations around the main campus.
The week-long event features screenings of a variety of internationally-acclaimed foreign films each evening from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., and concludes with a spectacular night of music, poetry, and art on Friday at 7:00 p.m., featuring the talents of Oni, the Haitian Sensation (a slam poetry champion), and Giovanni Matamoros, a Trent student and one of North America's most promising, along with innovative composers and guitarists.
The full schedule of events is as follows:
Reise der Hoffnung (Journey of Hope), 109 min
Ba Wang Bie Ji (Farewell, My Concubine), 171 min
Crash, 121 min
The Film and Arts Appreciation Week is co-sponsored by the Trent International Students Association and the Trent Central Student Association. All film screenings and the concluding performances are free to attend and open to the public.