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Stanford Summer Theater Irish film series line-up

July 7: The Dead (1987). Directed by John Huston, with Angelica Huston and Ingrid Craigie. Post-screening discussion led by Scott Bukatman, associate professor of art and art history, Stanford.

July 14: The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006). Directed by Ken Loach, with Cillian Murphy. Post-screening discussion led by Charles Junkerman, associate provost and dean of the Continuing Studies Program and Summer Session, Stanford.

July 21: Dancing at Lughnasa (1998). Directed by Pat O'Connor, with Meryl Streep. Post-screening discussion led by Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, associate artistic director, Stanford Summer Theater.

July 28: Odd Man Out (1947). Directed by Carol Reed, with James Mason. Post-screening discussion led by Tina Zoccoli Mayers, film series director, Stanford Summer Theater.

Aug. 4: The Crying Game (1992). Directed by Neil Jordan, with Stephen Rea, Forest Whitaker and Miranda Richardson. Post-screening discussion led by Ciara Murphy, doctoral candidate in drama, Stanford.

Aug. 11: In the Name of the Father (1993). Directed by Jim Sheridan, with Daniel Day-Lewis and Emma Thompson. Post-screening discussion led by William Chace, professor emeritus of English, Emory University.

Aug. 18: The Commitments (1991). Directed by Alan Parker, with Robert Arkins and Colm Meaney. Post-screening discussion led by Rush Rehm, professor of drama and of classics, Stanford, and artistic director, Stanford Summer Theater.

Admission is free. All films start at 7 p.m. in Cubberley Auditorium. Cinema notes will be distributed at each film. Screenings will include an introduction and post-screening discussion.