Film /Director Q&A : "Once Upon a Time There Lived a Simple Woman" (2011)


Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center (View on map )

Nanovic Onceuatime 600

“Those who can not remember the past are condemned to relive it again…”

Official website and trailer

Free Dinner
Complimentary pizza will be available in the lobby at 6 p.m. for students attending the film while supplies last. Student ID required.

About the Film
The story of the life of an illiterate Russian peasant woman between 1909 and 1921, focusing on her life and suffering under both Tsarist and Bolshevik regimes. 

Directed by Andrey Smirnov / Russian with English Subtitles / 150 minutes / Not Rated (Due to sexual violence, it is not recommended for children under 18 years old to attend.)

($4-7) at or 574-631-2800.  A limited number of FREE tickets are available at 211 Brownson Hall.

Sponsored by the Nanovic Film Series: Contemporary European Cinema in partnership with the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.


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