Monday, November 4, 2013
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Technological Institute, Ryan Auditorium
2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208 map it
Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public
Category: Lectures & Meetings
In this chilling and inventive documentary set in Indonesia, the filmmakers examine a country where death squad leaders are celebrated as heroes, challenging them to reenact their real-life mass-killings in the style of the American movies they love. The Act of Killing is an award-winning documentary directed by Joshua Oppenheimer and executive produced by Errol Morris and Werner Herzog.
Director Joshua Oppenheimer will be in attendance to give a lecture and participate in an audience discussion.
FREE and Open to the public. A brief reception with refreshments will follow the film screening.
Presented by Equality Development and Globalization Studies (EDGS) and co-sponsored by NUCHR, APAC, Inspire Media, International Student Association, the Center for International Human Rights, Asian Studies Program