Filmscene

Bijou Horizons

A world cinema showcase that broadens understanding of diverse cultures through film. Stamp your passport and embark on a cinematic world tour. One lucky UI Student will win a study abroad package provided by UI International Programs!

Upcoming Screenings

THELMA

2017 / Norway /

Tue, Oct 236:00pm

A confused religious girl tries to deny her feelings for a female friend who’s in love with her. This causes her suppressed subconsciously-controlled psychokinetic powers to reemerge with devastating results. Presented as part of the Bijou Film Board’s Horizon Series – FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $6.50 for the general public.

Previous Screenings

TOMBOY

2011 / France / Celine Sciamma

A family moves into a new neighborhood, and 10-year-old named Laure deliberately presents as a boy named Mikhael. Presented as part of the Bijou Film Board’s Horizon Series – FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $6.50 for the general public.

ONE THOUSAND ROPES

2016 / New Zealand / Tusi Tamasese

When a father reconnects with his estranged teenage daughter, he is given a rare chance to reshape the future of his family in unexpected ways. Part of the Bijou Film Board’s Horizons Series – FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $6.50 for the general public.

A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT

2014 / United States / Ana Lily Amirpour

In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire. Part of Bijou Horizons Series – FREE for UI students and $6.50 for the general public.

THE THIRD MURDER

2017 / Japan / Hirokazu Koreeda

A courtroom drama centered around the murder of a factory president. Part of Bijou Horizons series – FREE for UI students and $6.50 for the general public.

WESTERN

2017 / / Valeska Grisebach

A slow-burning culture-clash thriller that uses the trappings of the western genre to explore current anxieties about borders and our relationships with our neighbors. Produced by Maren Ade and the team behind Toni Erdmann. Part of Bijou Horizons Series – FREE for UI students and $6.50 for general public.