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Film@JCSM: American Transport
April 30, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
FILM@JCSM stands for “Fostering Interdisciplinary Learning through Movies.” The spring 2015 semester selections are programmed in conjunction with John Himmelfarb: TRUCKS.
This project is co-sponsored by the Alabama Humanities Foundation, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Each FILM@JCSM begins at 4 p.m. Following the screening, there is café service and live jazz until 8 p.m.
APRIL 30: FRUITVALE STATION (2013) R
Biography/Drama/Romance | 85 min.
Introduced by Rachel Raimist, Telecommunication and Film Department, University of Alabama
This is the true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident whose encounter with police officers at the Fruitvale BART station would shake the Bay Area to its very core.