Film Night: Of Gods and Men, with Prof. William Desmond

Hommes-dieux-posterOf Gods and Men, directed by Xavier Beauvois (2010).
A group of monks is caught between Algeria’s military government and Islamic terrorists: “If they come here, we lie down and die?” ~ “Remember that love is eternal hope…”

Winner of the Grand Prix at Cannes. French (orig: Des hommes et des dieux), with English subtitles. See trailer here.

Prof. dr. William Desmond (KUL, HIW) will introduce the film, and will lead the discussion following the screening.

19:30, Thursday, March 10, 2016, Room C, KUL-HIW (Institute of Philosophy), Kardinaal Mercierplein 2, Leuven