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Europe Through the Lens: a Festival of Contemporary European Films: An Unforgettable Summer

A series of films shown as part of the A & S Year of Europe.

Screening Information

Presented by:

Professor Ioana Raluca Larco
Italian Studies
Modern & Classical Languages 
    Literatures and Culture
Thursday, October 8, 2015

6 p.m.

UK Athletics Auditorium
W. T. Young Library

Additional Year of Europe Activities


More European Films

University of Kentucky Libraries has an extensive video collection located in Audio Visual Services in the Hub.  The collection includes documentaries as well as award winning films from around the world.  You can find these films by title, language, country or director through InfoKat Discovery. Videos can be checked out for 7 days with a UK id or library card. You can also find additional information on films by by using the Film Resources guide.

About This Film

In 1925 Romania, young Marie-Therese Von Debretsy refuses the flirtatious advances of her husband's commanding officer. As a result, the cosmopolitan family is reassigned to a brutally bleak and dangerous outpost on the Bulgarian/Romanian frontier where both their relationship and humanity are severely tested. - Written by Dawn M. Barclift (IMDb).

Date: 1994
Ireland/Czech Republic

New York Times Review

About the Director

Lucian Pintilie (Romanian)