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!

Previous Screenings

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.

YOU AND THE NIGHT

2013 / France / Yann Gonzalez

A young couple and their vivacious transvestite maid prepare for an orgy, but before the fun can begin the guests must get to know each other. Part of Bijou Horizons Series – FREE for UI students and $6.50 for general public.

ZAMA

2017 / Argentina + / Lucrecia Martel

Based on the novel by Antonio Di Benedetto, a Spanish officier of the 17th century awaits his transfer to Buenos Aires during a series of misadventures. Part of Bijou Horizons series – FREE for UI students and $6.50 for general public.

GIRLHOOD

2014 / France / Celine Sciamma

A girl with few real prospects joins a gang, reinventing herself and gaining a sense of self confidence in the process. However, she soon finds that this new life does not necessarily make her any happier. Part of Bijou Horizons series – FREE for UI students and $6.50 for the general public.

POP AYE

2017 / Thailand + / Kirsten Tan

On a chance encounter, a disenchanted architect bumps into his long-lost elephant on the streets of Bangkok. Excited, he takes his elephant on a journey across Thailand, in search of the farm where they grew up together.