Showing independent and foreign films weekly on the Purdue campus. All screenings are subject to availability; we will make every effort to show the listed films as shown. We will update this list if/when changes need to be made.

The Fall 2016 Season runs September 2-December 16, 2016. All screenings but one for this season begin at 7:00 p.m. in Stanley Coulter Hall, Room 239, 640 Oval Drive. Parking is available in the University Street parking garage, on the Purdue University campus. (Screening on September 9 will be in Forney Hall, G124, 480 Stadium Mall Drive, parking in Northwestern Avenue garage.)

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

End of the Winter season!

We just finished screening "Eldorado", and now the Winter 2011 season is complete.

We now take off two weeks before starting the Summer 2011 season May 18.

Look for email and Web site announcements in the near future. There will be 13 films in the season, starting with "North Face". You'll even be able to vote for a film to include in the final list.

Have a great beginning to May, and we'll see you May 18!

Steven and Karrie

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

April 27, 2011 - Eldorado (2008)

Eldorado, 2008
Director: Bouli Lanners
Origin: Belgium | France
Language: French
Running time: 80 min

When he walks in on Elie (Fabrice Adde) trying to rob him, car dealer Yvan (writer-director Bouli Lanners) spares the would-be thief's life and instead forces the young drug addict to accompany him on a cross-country road trip. Packed in Yvan's beat-up Chevy, the unlikely pair sets off on an unpredictable journey through the Belgium countryside and cross paths with a parade of characters, including a supposed psychic and a blue-haired nudist. (from

MPAA rating: Not rated
U.S. box office: $10,443

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

April 20, 2011 - Terribly Happy (2008)

Terribly Happy, 2008

Director: Henrik Ruben Genz
Origin: Denmark
Language: Danish
Running time; 90 min

When Copenhagen cop Robert (Jakob Cedergren) winds up in the isolated town of Skarrild, he plans to bide his time recovering from his disreputable past so he can return to the city. But life in Skarrild is anything but peaceful in this tense thriller set in Denmark. As Robert becomes drawn into the odd local happenings, he also finds himself protecting mysterious beauty Ingerlise (Lene Maria Christensen) from her abusive husband. (from

MPAA rating: Not rated
U.S. box office: $70,059

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

April 13, 2011 - A Single Man (2009)

A Single Man, 2009

Director: Tom Ford
Origin: USA
Languages: English | Spanish
Running time: 99 min

This stream-of-consciousness, 1960s-era drama centers on a day in the life of George Falconer (Colin Firth, in an Oscar-nominated role), an English-born, Los Angeles college professor reeling from the recent death of his lover of 16 years. Fashion designer Tom Ford makes his directoral debut with this luminous film, which is based on Christopher Isherwood's novel. Julianne Moore, Matthew Goode, Ginnifer Goodwin, Lee Pace and Nicholas Hoult co-star. (from

MPAA rating: Rated R for some disturbing images and nudity/sexual content
U.S. box office: $9,166,863