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SUGGESTED FILMS

 

Honors Core Seminar on Ethics and Globalization

Fall 2011
 

 

The Take
In suburban Buenos Aires, thirty unemployed auto-parts workers walk into their idle factory, roll out sleeping mats and refuse to leave....
See the the trailer for this film by Naomi Klein by clicking on the link above!

 

 

Lumumba

Lumumba is a political thriller that tells the story of legendary Congolese leader Patrice Emery Lumumba.

 

 

The Mission

The Mission examines the events surrounding the Treaty of Madrid in 1750, when Spain ceded part of South America to Portugal.  This can be viewed

as an allegory for the mid-'80s struggles of Latin America.

 

 

The Battle of Algiers
The Battle of Algiers depicts an episode of the war, occurred in Algiers, between 1954 and 1960, during the Algerian War of Independence.
The film was shot with an 8mm camera and Directed by Gillo Pontevorco.

 

 

Lagaan

 

 

King Leopold's Ghost
WATCH FULL MOVIE WITH THIS LINK!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Author: Hollace Graff
Oakton Community College
Updated: September 27, 2011