Join us on the second Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Bensenville Theatre for our Foreign Language Film Series, featuring films in a variety of languages. Admission is free! All films will be presented in their native languages with English subtitles.
August 14 | September 11 | October 9 | November 13 | December 11 | January 8 | February 12
Monday, February 12 – Zokkomon
Abandoned by his heartless uncle and aided by a street artist, an orphan discovers his inner hero.
(2011, Rated PG, 1 hour 49 minutes) – Language: Hindi
Monday, March 12 – Sound of Noise
A tone-deaf cop works to track down a group of guerilla percussionists whose anarchic public performances are terrorizing the city.
(2010, rated R, 1 hr 42 min) – Language: Swedish
Monday, April 9 – Trash
In Brazil, three young favela dwellers go on the run after they find a wallet containing proof of a politician’s corruption.
(2015, rated R, 1 hour 54 minutes) – Language: Portuguese
Monday, May 14 – Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla
Mexican General Ignacio Zaragoza leads badly outnumbered and outgunned troops to defend the city of Puebla from invading French forces.
(2013, rated r, 2 hours 5 minutes) – Language: Spanish
Monday, June 11 – What We Become
Members of a family fight for survival when a mysterious plague unleashes flesh-eating zombies in their small town.
(2015, unrated, 1 hour 25 minutes) – Language: Danish
Monday, July 9 – Marguerite
In 1921 France, a wealthy woman follows her passion to sing in front of audiences, but no one tells her how bad she is.
(2015, rated R, 2 hours 9 minutes) – Language: French
Monday, August 13 – 3 Idiotas
Two lifelong friends embark on a quest to find a college buddy who disappeared without a trace the day before graduation.
(2017, rated PG-13, 1 hour 46 minutes) – Language: Spanish