November 16, 2012 (6:30pm): St. Thomas Hall, 401 Alderman Road
The next film in our 2012-13 Series is Departures (2008), a Japanese film (with English subtitles). This Academy Award-winning, internationally acclaimed film includes no Doctors of the Church, no Saints or Popes, or even any explicitly Catholic or Christian characters. And yet,this deeply engaging and transformative story of an unemployed
Friday, October 26, 7:30pm
Nau Auditorium/South Lawn
Make plans now to join us and others on February 23 at 7:30pm for Thursday Night at the Movies in Nau Auditorium/UVA South Lawn.
We're showing The Mission, starring Robert De Niro and Jeremy Irons. This spectacularly rich and thoughtful film about war, conquest, betrayal, peace, love, and 18th century Jesuit missionaries and the Guarani of South America won the Cannes Film Festival Palme D'or Award and the Academy Award for Cinematography.
This event, co-sponsored by the St. Anselm Institute, the Department of History, and UVA Catholic Student Ministry, is free and open to all.