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Princeton International Cinema Series: “Birds of Passage”

Thursday, November 7, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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The film chronicles the origins of the Colombian drug trade, as seen through eyes of an indigenous Wayuu family that becomes involved in the booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. When greed, passion and honor collide, a fratricidal war breaks out and puts their lives, culture and ancestral traditions at stake. 2 hours, 2 minutes.

The Princeton International Cinema series is a collaboration of the library, the International Employees Group at Princeton University, the Davis International Center and the Princeton Garden Theatre. Tickets ($11.50 general admission, $9 faculty and seniors, $8. students, $6.75. Princeton University ID holders, library cardholders and Princeton Garden Theatre members) and may be purchased online at thegardentheatre.com or at the door. The library will also offer a limited number of free tickets while supplies last for each screening. Call (609) 924-9529, ext. 1220 for availability.

Details

Date:
Thursday, November 7
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
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Venue

Princeton Garden Theater
160 Nassau St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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In-House Program Category
Film
In-House Program Category 2
Community Outreach
Staff Contact
Susan Conlon
Summary
The film chronicles the origins of the Colombian drug trade, as seen through eyes of an indigenous Wayuu family that becomes involved in the booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. When greed, passion and honor collide, a fratricidal war breaks out and puts their lives, culture and ancestral traditions at stake. 2 hours, 2 minutes.The Princeton International Cinema series is a collaboration of the library, the International Employees Group at Princeton University, the Davis International Center and the Princeton Garden Theatre. Tickets ($11 general admission, $8 seniors, $6 Princeton University ID holders, library cardholders and Princeton Garden Theatre members) may be purchased online at thegardentheatre.com or at the door. The library will also offer a limited number of free tickets while supplies last for each screening. Call (609) 924-9529, ext. 1220 for availability.
Partners
The Princeton International Cinema series is a collaboration of the library, the International Employees Group at Princeton University, the Davis International Center and the Princeton Garden Theatre.
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None
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Connections
Promotional Materials
Flyer (8.5 x 11)
Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
P - Ready for M to Edit