Department of Languages & Philosophy

French Cinema 2016

French Film Festival Flyer
French Film Festival Poster

January 25 – Feb. 17, 2016 at 7 pm.
Sharwan Smith Center Theatre, Room ST 161D

  • 2/8/15: Parce Que J'étais Peintre (Because I Was a Painter). Documentary by Christophe Cognet. NR
  • 2/10/15: Hiroshima Mon Amour. Drama by Alain Resnais. NR
  • 2/17/15: Mr. X (Mr. X: A Vision of Leos Carax). Documentary by Tessa Louise-Salomé. NR

All films are subtitled, free, and open to the public. Made possible by a grant from the FACE Tournées Film Festival, and the support of the Department of Languages & Philosophy, the College of Humanities & Social Sciences, and The Sargon Heinrich Global Engagement Center.

Placement Test: Do you have previous experience and/or coursework in a language and need to know the level into which you should enroll next semester? For placement test information, contact Lana Smith at 435-586-7835 or

Earn Foreign Language Credits via Testing or an Upper-level Course. Refer to the linked document for more information about your options and the process for purchasing credits. If you've had previous coursework or experience in Spanish, French, or German and would like to proceed directly to an upper level class, please follow these instructions for obtaining a prerequisite override. First, print the Registration Add/Drop form. Complete, sign, and scan the form. Next, attach the form to an email to the professor who teaches the requested class. Explain who you are and how you are qualified. If approved, the professor and Department Chair will sign and the form will be sent to the Registrar's Office for registration in the class.

Practice your French or Spanish at our Language Tables.

Encuentros meets every Wednesday during the regular school year at 6:30 pm in BC 202. Come to Encuentros, where native Spanish speakers and native English speakers help each other learn, practice, and improve their language skills!