The 2015 Crossroads International Film Festival features six engaging films from around the world.
Screenings are each Sunday in February at the Darkside Cinema in downtown Corvallis, Oregon. Admission is $6 per film and discounted festival Passports are available for $30, each Passport entitles the holder to six tickets for the price of five. For more information on how to order Passports, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All proceeds benefit Crossroads International Programs including our Conversation School for Women, Three Day Home Stays, and a variety of community events.
1:30 PM: Nothing But The Truth
4:00 PM: Amreeka
6:30 PM: Sita Sings The Blues. There will be a special discussion following the screening for Sita Sings the Blues, detailed to be announced.
1:30 PM: Amreeka
4:00 PM: Sita Sings the Blues. There will be a special discussion following the screening for Sita Sings the Blues, detailed to be announced.
6:30 PM: Instructions Not Included
1:30 PM: I have Found It
4:00 PM: Instructions Not Included
6:30 PM: Boy
1:30 PM: Boy
4:00 PM: Nothing But The Truth
6:30 PM: I Have Found It
Director: Cherien Dabis
Country setting: USA
Run time: 96 min
A Palestinian woman and her teenage son immigrate to a small town in Indiana to live with relatives. Both mother and son have to deal with culture clashes and prejudice.
Director: Taika Waititi
Country setting: New Zealand
Run time: 87 min
The life of an eleven-year-old boy is changed forever when his absent father returns to a dusty small town in 1984 New Zealand.
Director: Rajiv Menon
Country setting: India
Run time: 151 min
In this Bollywood interpretation of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility, two sisters navigate the affections of three different suitors.
Director: Eugenio Derbez
Country setting: USA/Mexico
Run time: 122 min
An immature playboy is forced to grow up quickly when a former lover leaves a baby, his child, on his doorstep and never returns.
Director: John Kani
Country setting: South Africa
Run time: 92 min
Written, directed by and starring South African actor John Kani, Nothing But The Truth explores the ever-changing relationships between young and old, black and white in post-Apartheid South Africa
Director: Nina Paley
Country setting: India/USA
Run time: 82 min
The ancient Indian tale of the Ramayana is told as never before, with colorful, imaginative animation and a 1920s American jazz soundtrack.
Thank you to our 2015 sponsors: International Program; OSU Provost's Funds for Excellence; Office of Vice Provost Student Affairs; INTO OSU, Office of Senior Vice Provost Academic Affairs; School of Language, Culture, and Society; Carol Trueba, Town & Country Realty; Nina Paley; ISOSU; Cecilia and Dave Gore; Todd Shechter, Ivengar Yoga Center of the Willamette Valley; Darkside Cinema, Intercultural Student Services Educational Opportunities Program.
The 2014 Crossroads International Film Festival features six engaging films from around the world. Screenings are each Sunday in February at the Darkside Cinema in downtown Corvallis, Oregon. Admission is $6 per film and discounted festival Passports are available for $30, each Passport entitles the holder to six tickets for the price of five.
Thank you to our 2014 sponsors: OSU Office of Academic Affairs; OSU Office of International Programs; OSU School of Language, Culture and Society; OSU Provost’s Fund for Excellence; OSU Office of Vice provost for Student Affairs; INTO-OSU; Cecilia and Dave Gore; Carol Trueba, Keller Williams Realty; ISOSU; and Iyengar Yoga Center of the Willamette Valley, Todd Schecter & Corie Hall; and OSU Educational Opportunities Program
We look forward to seeing you at the shows!