April 3-5, 2008
The Northern Lights Film Festival is sponsored by the departments of Humanities, Visual and Performing Arts, Educational Opportunity and the Visiting Women and Minority Lecturer/Scholar Series. Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer.


Zana Briski, Born Into Brothels:
Calcutta's Red Light Kids
(See Friday @ 7 p.m.)

The 2008 Northern Lights Film Festival will be held April 3-5 in the McArdle Theatre at Michigan Technological University. The festival brings independent films and filmmakers to the campus and surrounding community, in addition to providing a venue for films by students and community members. For more information, contact Erin Smith or call (906) 487-3263.

Festival screenings are free and open to the public subject to seating availability.

Thursday | Friday | Saturday

Festival Schedule

5:00 Cin/Optic Media Enterprise Team presents student Academy Award-winning films
7:00 The Death of Michael Smith

Noon Documentary Shorts
4:00 Sisters in Law
6:00 Reception
7:00 Born Into Brothels with Geralyn White Dreyfous and Avijit Halder

1:30 A Talk with Geralyn White Dreyfous
4:00 Short Films
5:00 In a Dream
7:00 Eco-Documentaries
8:00 Experimental Film
All films will be shown in the McArdle Theatre in the Walker Building on the Michigan Tech campus.

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