Jennifer Cooley, assistant professor of modern languages, (319) 273-3897
James O'Connor, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-2761
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- 'Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios' (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown), will open the Fall 2003 Spanish film festival series, presented by UNI's Department of Modern Languages and Sigma Delta Pi Spanish honor society, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 1.
The film is the first of five from Oscar-award-winning Spanish director Pedro Almodovar to be shown every Wednesday in October in the Communication Arts Center (CAC) Room 108, at 7 p.m. Films in the series will include: '!Atame!' (Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!), 'Carne tremula' (Live Flesh), 'Todo sobre mi madre' (All About My Mother), and 'Hable con ella' (Talk to Her).
All films will be shown in Spanish with English subtitles. A short introduction and discussion will precede each film. The series is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Jennifer Cooley, assistant professor of modern languages, at, (319) 273-3897.