Del Mar College Curricular Enrichment Film Series

DMC Curricular Enrichment Film Series

Fall 2018 Schedule

WEDNESDAYS @ 3:00 PM,
WHITE LIBRARY, RM 530

September 12

  • All the Way (2016 - NR - 132 min.)
  • Lyndon Johnson becomes president of the U.S. after the assassination of JFK and spends his first year in office fighting to pass the Civil Rights Act.

September 19

  • Salt of the Earth (1954 - NR - 94 min.)
  • Mexican workers at a zinc mine call a general strike.
  • MAS Film Series selection

September 26

  • Haider (2014 - NR - 160 min.)
  • A young man returns to Kashmir after his father's disappearance to confront his uncle.

October 3

  • Chicago 10 (2007 - R - 110 min.)
  • A look back at the eight anti-war protesters who were put on trial following the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
  • History in Film selection

October 10

  • Confirmation (2016 - NR - 110 min.)
  • Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court is called into question when Anita Hill testifies that he sexually harassed her.

October 17

  • Gentleman's Agreement (1948 - NR- 118 min.)
  • A reporter lives as a Jew in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism.
  • History in Film / MAS Film Series co-presentation

October 24

  • Paths of Glory (1957 - NR - 88 min.)
  • A general accuses soldiers of cowardice and their commanding officer must defend them.
  • History in Film selection

October 31

  • Psycho (1960 - R - 109 min.)
  • A secretary embezzles money, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.

November 7

  • Gabriel Over the White House (1933 - NR - 86 min.)
  • A man becomes president during the Depression and undergoes a metamorphosis into an incorruptible leader after a near-fatal accident.

November 14

  • Words and Pictures (2013 - PG-13 - 11 min.)
  • An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school.

November 28

  • 12 Years a Slave (2013 - R - 134 min.)
  • Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
  • History in Film selection

December 5

  • Where to Invade Next (2015 - R - 120 min.)
  • To learn what the USA can learn from other nations, Michael Moore playfully "invades" them to see what they have to offer.

Page last updated September 25, 2018.