To help promote cross-cultural learning the Schoolcraft College International Institute proudly presents another film presentation in its Focus Series...Russia and its Environs
4 Months, 3 Weeks, and 2 Days (2007)
Directed by Cristian Mungiu, the film is set in Communist Romania in the final years of the Nicolae Ceausescu era. It tells the story of two students, roommates in the university dormitory, who try to arrange an illegal abortion. After making its worldwide debut at Cannes, the film won the Palme d'Or and the FIPRESCI Award at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival.
Discrestionary Note: The thematic content of the film may not be suitable for all. Viewer discretion is strongly advised.