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Film: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble

3:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Robins School of Business, Ukrop Auditorium
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Dir. Morgan Neville | USA | 2015 | 96 min.

The Silk Road Ensemble, a collective of musicians assembled by acclaimed cellist Yo-Yo Ma, exemplify music’s ability to blur geographical boundaries, blend disparate cultures, and inspire hope. This film focuses on the group’s journey to understand how music connects us all.

Ukrop Auditorium
Friday, February 16, 3 & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, February 18, 7:30 p.m.

Friday afternoon introduction and post-film discussion led by Shannon Hooker, Assistant Director of the Modlin Center for the Arts.

Presented in conjunction with One Book, One Richmond and its 2017-18 campus-wide reading selection The Faithful Scribe by Dr. Shahan Mufti.

The International Film Series (IFS) is sponsored by University of Richmond International Education and Boatwright Memorial Library’s Media Resource Center.

Free and open to the public. 

Contact: The Office of International Education , (804) 287-6316