Foreign Films Series — Presented by Westport Continuing Education

Come experience Westport’s first ever foreign film series! Ven primera serie de películas extranjeras jamás la experiencia de Westport! Venez première série de film jamais étrangère expérience Westport! Kommen Sie und erleben Westport erste ausländische Filmreihe!

Representing Italy, Cuba, France, and Germany, this new program features acclaimed films and post-screening discussions by critics, filmmakers, and academics. Please check back for the names of discussion leaders.

***NOTE: Clicking on the links below will take you to the Westport Continuing Education website.

Tickets are $10 per film/ discounted rate for students & Westport Cinema Initiative charter members. Tickets can be purchased at

All shows begin at 6:00 pm at Staples High School. Movies will be followed by Q & A.

Swept Away, 1974, directed by Lina Wertmuller
Class 200a
10/6 – Th 6-9:30pm
Staples High School

Buena Vista Social Club, 1999, directed by Wim Wenders
Class 200b
11/3 – Th 6-9:30pm
Staples High School

The Last Metro, 1980, directed by François Truffaut
Class 200c
12/1 Th 6-9:30pm
Staples High School

The Marriage of Maria Braun, 1979, directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Class 200d
1/5 Th 6-9:30pm
Staples High School