Screenings run both in-person and online from March 25-May 16
Belmont World Film (BWF) presents its 20th International Film Series, running March 25-May 16, 2022. It features eight of the world’s top films, accompanied by both online and one in-person discussions with filmmakers or expert speakers.
This year half the films are directed by women! Six directors are also making their feature film debuts, alongside two veteran directors: two-time Cannes Film Festival winner Tony Gatlif (Djam, BWF 2018) and Philippe Le Guay (Women on the Sixth Floor).
Three films will be shown both online and in person at either the Majestic 7 Cinema in Watertown (81 Arsenal Yards Blvd.) or the West Newton Cinema (1296 Washington Street), four films will be available online only, and the closing night film on Monday, May 16, will only be shown in-person at the Majestic 7 in Watertown.
All discussions will take place on Zoom on Mondays at 7:00 PM, except for closing night on May 16, which will take place immediately following the screening.
Covid measures for in-person screenings include proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test within 72 hours of a screening, mask wearing, and social distancing (subject to change, depending on conditions).
Belmont World Film is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation that promotes cross-cultural understanding through the universal language of film. It presents award-winning feature films, documentaries, animation, and shorts from around the world for both adults and children enhanced by topical speakers, cultural performances and ethnic cuisine.
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