The Neville Public Museum

International Film Series

All About

Film screenings usually begin at 7 pm (Earlier start times will be indicated). All films are unrated, but intended for mature audiences. Neither advance reservations nor tickets are needed to attend any of the films in the series. All films are shown in the Neville Theater (132 seating capacity) unless otherwise noted. All films are free and open to the public.

Please note, because most of the films are foreign-made, they have SUBTITLES. They are not dubbed into English. All films are suggested for mature audience and free and open to the public. Screenings are at 7:00pm in the auditorium of the Neville Public Museum.

Sponsors

  • Green Bay Film Society
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • Neville Public Museum of Brown County
  • Brown County Library 
  • Luna Coffee 

Spring 2018 Schedule

Feb 7 Rickshawkaran (India, 1971)

A major commercial success upon its release, The Rickshaw Driver stars M. G. Ramachandran as an ex-military officer who witnesses a murder after a rickshaw race. He finds the man’s child and tries to get justice for the dead man, but is failed by a corrupt lawyer and the judicial system.

Feb 21 | Camera Person (USA, 2017)

A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife: these scenes and others are woven into footage captured over the twenty-five-year career of cinematographer Kirsten Johnson. Cameraperson is a thoughtful documentary

March 7 | Elevator to the Gallows (France, 1958)

Louis Malle’s classic crime thriller tells the story of a self-assured businessman who murders his employer, the husband of his mistress. This then unintentionally causes an ill-fated chain of events. With a haunting score by Miles Davis. Co-Sponsor: Cultural Services of French Embassy

March 21 | Corpo Celeste (Italy, 2011)

Having recently returned to her native Italy after living in Switzerland for 10 years, 13-year-old Marta only source of socialization is the local church, where she is told to attend preparatory classes for her confirmation. But the doctrines of Roman Catholicism offer little in terms of life lessons or consolation, so she eventually forges her very own way towards adulthood.
Co-sponsor: Italo-American Club of Green Bay

April 4 | Denial (USA, 2016)

Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.

April 18 | Afterimage (Poland, 2016)

The story of charismatic Poland painter Wladyslaw Strzeminski, who opposed social realism and maintained his own artistic freedom in spite of political obstacles. 
Co-sponsor: Polish Heritage Society of Northeastern Wisconsin.

May 2 | Into the Arctic (Canada, 2017)

The third installment in Cory Trepanier’s series follows his Arctic expedition when he covered 25,000kms, exploring and painting the 1845 Franklin expedition gravesite at
Beechey Island and canoeing the Thomsen River, the northern most canoe route in North America. Shown in conjunction with a Neville exhibition of Trepanier’s work.

May 16 | Glory (Bulgaria, 2016)

A reclusive Bulgarian railway man finds millions of cash spilled on the tracks and turns it in to the police. When the transport ministry decides to use him as a
diversion from a scandal, his simple life falls victim to the grinder of bureaucracy.

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Contact Info
  • 920-448-4460

Museum Hours

Sun: Noon-5pm
Mon: Closed
Tue: Noon-8pm
Wed: 9am-5pm
Thu: 9am-5pm
Fri: 9am-5pm
Sat: 9am-5pm

First Wednesday of every month: 9am-8pm*

*With free admission for Brown County residents from 5pm-8pm with proof of residency