2011 Fall Film Series, Part 2 of 6: Zazie dans le Métro

7:00 PM  - 10:00 PM
Thursday Oct 6, 2011
John B. Davis Auditorium, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

Film critic and Macalester alumnus Colin Covert '74, continues his review of the greatest films you've never heard of with the 2011 Alumni Fall Film Series "Hidden Gems and Surprises, Part 3." In the second film of the series, Zazie dans le Métro, 12-year-old Zazie is left in the care her uncle, Gabriel, for two days in Paris while her mother spends time with her lover. The wild and adventurous Zazie escapes her uncle's care and decides to explore Paris on her own. Her adventure does not go exactly as planned and ends up leading Gabriel into trouble in Paris.

"Hidden Gems and Surprises, Part 3" will take place this fall. Each film begins at 7 p.m. in the John B. Davis Auditorium in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center. The films will be screened on Thursdays, September 29 - November 3, with one exception on Wednesday, October 12. The films for the series include: Ghost World (USA) - Thurs., 9/29; Zazie dans le Métro (French) - Thurs., 10/6; The Wages of Fear (French) - Wed., 10/12; The Host (Korean) - Thurs., 10/20; In Bruges (Irish) - Thurs., 10/27; and Citizen Ruth (USA) - Thurs., 11/3. Join us for some interesting films and great discussion!

Each film in the series is $5; free for students with Mac ID. Register online here or pay at the door. Open to all!


Questions? Contact the alumni office via email, alumnioffice@macalester.edu.

Contact: Alumni Office, 651-696-6295,

This event is for: Alumni, Students, Staff, Faculty, Parents and Families and Public

Admission: $30 for entire series or $5 per screening night.

Sponsored By: Alumni Office

Categories: Alumni Events, Campus Events and Films and Videos