Film Screening: Cold War (2018)

Thursday, February 20th, 2020
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Storrs Campus
The William Benton Museum of Art


Set against the backdrop of the 1950s Cold War in Poland, two people of differing backgrounds and temperaments begin an almost impossible romance.  This is a historical period drama directed by Pawel Pawlikowski. The film premiered at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival on 10 May 2018. Critics praised its acting, screenplay, direction and cinematography.

Post show film discussion with UConn Professor of German Studies, Friedemann Weidauer.



This screening is part of the Human Rights Institute Film Series at UConn.