Politics of the Present

CINEMA OF RESISTANCE: Army of Shadows by Jean-Pierre Melville (1969)

Thursday, October 19, 2017  7:00pm Lenfest Center for the Arts


FILM SERIES / October 12-26, 2017

Seven films about forms of resistance


Presented by the Columbia Maison Française

Co-sponsored by the School of the Arts at Columbia

Curated by Nora Philippe

Screenings followed by panel discussions with directors and invited scholars

All films subtitled in English

Free and open to the public

For program information visit www.maisonfrancaise.org

Presented with support from the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the Knapp Family Foundation


  • Discussant

    Richard Peña

    Professor of Professional Practice in Film

    Columbia University

  • Discussant

    Robert O. Paxton

    Mellon Professor Emeritus of Social Sciences

    Columbia University


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