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Film History: Welcome to the 21st Century


Name Email Phone
Jim O'Brien   jimrobr@gmail.com 608-271-2808

A new century; eight films exploring cultural and personal issues both contemporary and timeless; these honored films from the US, France, Spain and the UK. Titles vetted by the Fall class. Laughs, tears, drama, fears – and then the screenings start.


Ashman Public Library

Meeting Day


Meeting Time

1:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Start Date

February 25, 2020

End Date,

April 21, 2020


Some reading/discussion

Class Size


Class notes

To enroll: contact Jim O'Brien at jimrobr@gmail.com or 271-2808 before the first class meeting.

# of Sessions: 8

No Class: April 7th  election day

Syllabus (PDF)

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