Do you love historical films? The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center, Department of History and the NMU History Club are collaborating on a History Film series that will occur over several weeks this winter. Each film will be presented by a faculty member of the Department of History, including an introduction to the film and a discussion afterwards. The final film will be presented by the Beaumier Center’s director, Daniel Truckey. The films will be shown at 7 p.m. in the Mead Auditorium in Seaborg Center at Northern Michigan University. Admission is free and open to the public.
Monday, February 1
“A Knight’s Tale” (2001)
Presented by Dr. Keith Kendall and Dr. Nick Dupras
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight. Starring Heath Ledger, Paul Bettany, Mark Addy and Rufus Sewell.