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Date & Time
January 27, 2023 at 7:00 pm
Free and open to the public. More Info
Film Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center
2020 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27705

The 2023 French Film Series debuts with:


(Audrey Diwan, 2021, 100 min, France, French with English subtitles, DCP)

— Introduced by Prof. Kimberly Lamm (Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies). Q&A to follow screening.

An adaptation of Nobel Prize winner Annie Ernaux’s novel, Happening follows a bright young student who faces an unwanted pregnancy in 1960s France, when abortion was still illegal.

— Winner of the Golden Lion Award for Best Film at the 2021 Venice Film Festival

“An atmospheric, gripping drama with a poignant contemporary relevance.” – TimeOut


Screen/Society screenings are free and open to the public. (COVID-19 Info)

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