Award winning films

The second Asian Studies film series this semester features 6 internationally honored films related to China, India, Japan, Pakistan, and Vietnam The series begins with the Japanese film Departures on Monday, February 15, at 7 pm in Alston Hall 10.  The other films include Still Life on Feb. 22, Slumdog Millionaire on Mar. 1,  Farewell My Concubine on Mar. 8 (Chinese),  Heaven and Earth on Mar. 22 (English, about Vietnam war), and My Beautiful Laundrette on Mar. 29 (English, about Pakistani immigrants in Britain).  More details about each movie and its awards are available on the film series poster (pdf).