Lectures

Lecture

The Mauritanian: Screening and Conversation

Date
02/12/2021
Time
7:00 p.m.
Location
The Paramount Theater

The Mauritanian tells the real life story of Mohamedou Ould Slahi, defense attorney Nancy Hollander, and military prosecutor Lt. Colonel Stuart Couch. In the events depicted in the film, Col. Couch (played by Benedict Cumberbatch) is faced with a difficult moral decision. How did his faith in Jesus Christ affect his actions and decisions in the events of this movie?

The film was screened at the Paramount in appropriately distanced seats, followed by a conversation with Col. Couch. Here is the recording of the conversation with Col. Couch.

Please be aware that this film is rated “R” for depictions of violence, sexual assault, and language. While this story is important, this film may be difficult to watch, so please approach it wisely.

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Mauritanian One Sheet

Disclaimer:
Rated R for violence including a sexual assault, and language. This invitation is nontransferable and has no cash value. Tickets are provided on a first come, first serve basis while supplies last. All federal, state and local regulations apply. A recipient of tickets assumes any and all risks related to use of ticket and accepts any restrictions required by the ticket provider. STXfilms and their affiliates accept no responsibility or liability in connection with any loss or accident incurred in connection with use of a ticket. Tickets cannot be exchanged, transferred, or redeemed for cash, in whole or in part. We are not responsible if, for any reason, a guest is unable to use his/her ticket in whole or in part or for lost, delayed or misdirected entries. All federal and local taxes are the responsibility of the guest. Void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary. This screening will be monitored for unauthorized recording. By attending, you agree not to bring any recording device into the theater and you consent to physical search of your belongings and person for recording devices. If you attempt to enter with a recording device, you will be denied admission. If you attempt to use a recording device, you consent to your immediate removal from the theater and forfeiture of the device.