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Cinema in Conversation: The Way of the Gun

September 23, 7:30 PM

Free

A NEW MAINE FILM CENTER VIRTUAL SERIES

 

CINEMA IN CONVERSATION
community discussions with filmmakers and experts from around the world

This fall we introduce a new virtual film series hosted by the Maine Film Center. Filmmakers, film experts, policymakers, and journalists from around the country and the world will join us on Zoom to discuss a film.

How it works:

  1. Register for the Zoom webinar
  2. Watch the film anytime (most films are available for streaming free or on a major subscription service)
  3. Tune in to the webinar and bring your questions!
THE WAY OF THE GUN
(dir. Christopher McQuarrie, 2000)Watch the film for free on Tubi, or with a subscription on Amazon Prime.Join the discussion led by Se Young Kim, Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies, Colby College.September 23 at 7:30pm ESTTwo criminal drifters without sympathy get more than they bargained for after kidnapping and holding for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful and shady man.

Professor Kim will present and lead a discussion on the use of firearms in THE WAY OF THE GUN and the film's impact in terms of militarization in the years since.

Rated R for strong violence/gore, language and some sexuality. 120 mins.

Register for the discussion

Details

Date:
September 23
Time:
7:30 PM
Cost:
Free

Venue

Waterville, ME

Organizer

Maine Film Center
Phone:
861-8138
Email:
info@mainefilmcenter.org
Website:
www.mainefilmcenter.org
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