People in Trouble Film Series

Photo of a person in the bath room reaching for the toilet paper which has run out and the text People in Trouble.

The Center for Innovation in Teaching and Research and the University Libraries here at Western are cosponsoring a film series this semester entitled People in Trouble. The films portray people of diverse backgrounds who are in legal, political, psychological, or other kinds of trouble.

The films take place on Mondays from February 16 to March 30, 2009. All films are shown at 3:30 pm and 7:00 pm in room 180 of the Leslie F. Malpass Library. Admission is free and open to the public. Seating is limited to about 35.

The films are:

February 16
To Sleep with Anger (1990)
February 23
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
March 2
Thelma and Louise (1991)
March 9
But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)
March 23
Double Indemnity (1944)
March 30
Incident at Oglala (1992)

For more information please contact Heather Richmond, assistant archivist, at 309-298-2717 or