France/Belgium/Japan | 80 min | PG | DCP | Dir. Michaël Dudok de Wit
Through the story of a man shipwrecked on a tropical island inhabited by turtles, crabs and birds, The Red Turtle recounts the milestones in the life of a human being.
"A fable, beautifully drawn in calm, soothing colors, it doesn't even have dialogue, let alone a throbbing soundtrack. Those sounds you hear are the sounds of silence, and eventually they become hypnotic." - Jocelyn Noveck (Associated Press)
This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.