BANNED! Verboten - Hybrid Film Talk

Film still from All Quiet on the Western Front aside a still from The Battle of Algiers

January 19, 2022


Week 2 of BANNED! will focus on anti-war films All Quiet on the Western Front (Lewis Milestone, 1930) and The Battle of Algiers (Gillo Pontecorvo, 1967).

The Battle of Algiers screens at the SIFF Film Center on January 18 in advance of this SIFF Film Talk.

This SIFF Film Talk will be presented in person at the SIFF Film Center and livestreamed via Zoom. Purchase a ticket below for either in-person attendance at the Film Center or for livestream access. You may also purchase a full series pass for access to all BANNED! Film Talks and screenings.


Wednesday, January 19, 2022
7:00–9:00pm PT
$25 Sustainer | $15 Regular | $10 SIFF member
SIFF Film Center (live) and livestreamed via Zoom Webinar. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to passholders and virtual ticket purchasers shortly before the scheduled event.

John Trafton


John Trafton is a Lecturer in Film Studies at Seattle University and the author of "The American Civil War and The Hollywood War Film." Visit his website.