Screening Schedule


THURSDAY, MARCH 17

A War  (Denmark, 2015, 100 min)
Opening Night!
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Opening Night Reception



FRIDAY, MARCH 18

Dreamcatcher (UK/USA, 2015, 97 min)
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Special Appearance and Panel/Q & A with Brenda Myers-Powell,
Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Dreamcatcher Foundation
+Dessert Reception



SATURDAY, MARCH 19- An Exclusive Engagement with Spike Lee

"Face to Face" with Spike Lee 
4:30-5:30 PM | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center

Chi-Raq (USA, 2015, 97 min)
6:00 PM | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Special appearance by Spike Lee, Film Director
+ Reception



SUNDAY, MARCH 20

Tales (Iran, 2014, 88 min)
12:00 pm | Melwood Screening Room
+ Skype Session with Director
+ Refreshments

Karbala (Poland, 2015, 115 min)
3:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+Reception
+Panel/Q & A



MONDAY, MARCH 21

No More (Ireland, 2014, 16 min)
4:30 pm | Porter Hall 100, CMU
+ Special Appearance by Mairead McClean, Filmmaker/Artist,
moderated by John Carson, Head of the School of Art
Presented as a part of Performing Peace in the North of Ireland project with CAS



WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23

Magical Girl (Spain, 2014, 127 min) - co-presented with CMU's International Student Union
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Themed Reception



THURSDAY, MARCH 24

The Propaganda Game (Spain, France, 2014, 81 min)- co-presented with Liberty in North
Korea, CMU and Pitt Chapter
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Themed Reception



FRIDAY, MARCH 25

Short Film Competition
6:00 pm | George Rowland White Theater, Point Park University Centerr

A Syrian Love Story (UK, France, Lebanon, Syria, 2015, 76 min)
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center



SATURDAY, MARCH 26

Coffin in the Mountain (China, 2015, 119 min)
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Skype with Director Yukun Xin
+ Chinese food reception



SUNDAY, MARCH 27

Taj Mahal (France/Belgium, 2015, 91 min)
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Musical performance
+ Indian food and cultural reception



TUESDAY, MARCH 29

The Here After (Sweden/France/Poland, 2015, 102 min)
1:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Special appearance by Magnus von Horn via Skype
Presented as a part of the CMU IFF Youth Program



WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30

The Dybbuk. A Tale of the Wandering Souls (Ukraine, 2015, 86 min)
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Special appearance by Krzysztof Kopczynski, producer, screenwriter, film director,
Assistant Professor at the Warsaw University



THURSDAY, MARCH 31

Something Better to Come (Denmark/Russia/Poland, 98 min)
1:00 pm | Harris Theater
+ Special Appearance by Hanna Polak, Film Director
Presented as a part of the CMU IFF Youth Program in collaboration with CAPA

Viva Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt (Canada/Israel, 2015, 125 min)
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Academic panel and Q & A featuring Andreea Ritivoi, author of Intimate Strangers


FRIDAY, APRIL 1

Cartel Land (Mexico/USA, 2015, 115 min)
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Panel/Q & A with Roger Rouse, Professor of Anthropology at University of Pittsburgh, and
Paul Eiss, Professor of History at CMU
+ Reception



SATURDAY, APRIL 2

Something Better to Come (Denmark/Russia/Poland, 98 min) - co-sponsored by
TeleTracking Technologies, Inc.
7:00 pm | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+ Special appearance and Q & A with Director Hanna Polak
+ Reception



SUNDAY, APRIL 3

Requiem For the American Dream (USA, 2015, 74 min)
Closing Night!
3:00 PM | McConomy Auditorium, CMU University Center
+Special appearance by Director Jared P. Scott
+Closing Night Reception



Ticket Prices:

Opening Night (March 17th) with Reception 
$10 seniors and students  | $15 regular


Regular Admissions
$5 seniors and students  | $10 regular


Full Access Festival Pass (includes Chi-Raq screening)
$25 seniors and students  | $50 regular


An Exclusive Engagement with Director Spike Lee (March 19)
“Face to Face” with Director Spike Lee 
$10 seniors and students  | $15 regular


Chi-Raq Screening + Director Spike Lee Q&A
$20 seniors and students  | $40 regular


 present a valid student/OSHER ID when picking up tickets for student pricing
 These events are not included with the festival pass