Film@UC Presents Animated Collection of Fables
"Kirikou and the Men and Women"
Written By Victoria Lamanna '15, PR Intern
Follow the tale of a village's "little hero"
Utica, NY (02/12/2014)- On Thursday, Feb. 13, Film@UC will present the 2012 French film “Kirikou and the Men and Women” as part of Utica College’s Cultural Events series.
The film, an animated collection of short fables, follows the tale of Kirikou, the village’s “little hero.” The small boy saves the village from both supernatural and human forces using his speed, cunning and humor. His innocent knowledge about the world guides him in his various quests to save his family and friends.
This film is free and open to the public, and will be shown in the Macfarlane Auditorium in the college’s DePerno Hall at 7 p.m. For more information, call (315) 792-3047 or visit utica.edu/culture.
About Utica College – Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The College, located in upstate central New York, approximately 90 miles west of Albany and 50 miles east of Syracuse, currently enrolls over 4,000 students in 36 undergraduate majors, 27 minors, 21 graduate programs and a number of pre-professional and special programs.
Founded in 1946, UC is a comprehensive institution that offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.
UC enrolls 2,881 full- and part-time undergraduate students, and 1,147 full- and part-time graduate students.
The College offers 36 undergraduate degrees in more than 60 areas of study.
The College offers 21 graduate programs, including master's degrees, doctoral programs, and graduate-level certificates. Options include:
- business administration
- cybersecurity - intelligence and forensics
- economic crime management
- health care administration
- liberal studies
- occupational therapy
- physical therapy