Global Neighborhood Film Series opens with 'Circumstance' – Sept. 9

The first film in this year's Global Neighborhood Film Series will screen on Tuesday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. in the LaRose Digital Theatre. 

The first film of the Global Neighborhood Film Series is Circumstance. This 2011 film, directed by Maryam Keshavarz, tells the story of a wealthy Iranian family’s struggles to contain a teenager’s growing sexual rebellion and her brother’s dangerous obsession.

The film screening will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. in The LaRose Digital Theater (Koury Business Center 101).

Following the film will be a discussion led by Professor Kirstin Ringelberg. For more information, contact Global Neighborhood faculty director Assistant Professor Amy Allocco (

Hope to see you there!