BEACH FILM CLUB: virtual discussion on "Women Without Men"
BEACH FILM CLUB: Bi-monthly film series!
Watch films at your leisure in advance and then join the virtual discussions led by Shannon Skelton, Assistant Professor at K-State School of Music, Theatre and Dance.
April 14, 2021, 7:30 p.m. Central Time (US and Canada)
Virtual discussion on Women Without Men (IRAN), 2009
Director: Shirin Neshat
Streaming: Amazon Prime (free with subscription)
1954. Tehran. An American-backed coup returns the Shah of Iran to power. These dramatic events – and their repercussions – are experienced by four women. This visually remarkable motion picture examines the collision points of gender, politics and culture in a nation facing its past, present and future.
Join the free program via Zoom. Click here to register in advance.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about how to join the program.
BEACH FILM CLUB Themes:
Women Behind the Camera: a collection of films and provocative works by female directors that will inspire intriguing discussions.
Perspectives: films exploring territories where the real and perceived unreal collide, challenging the viewer to question their own viewpoints and assumptions.
This virtual event is part of the Beach Museum of Art's annual program series, Art in Motion: a tribute to Marianna’s love for lifelong learning! Marianna Kistler Beach believed in the value of art and the importance of cross-cultural understanding. The museum offers the Art in Motion programs in celebration of her work and leadership.
Wednesday, April 14 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm