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The Cycle of the Cockroach


Offering insight into political violence in Rwanda, Grey Matter (Matière Grise) is a self-referential film within a film. Balthasar, an extremely motivated and determined filmmaker, sets out to produce his first feature film: The Cycle of the Cockroach. Grey Matter's narrative is centered on a brother and sister fighting to survive the aftershock of genocide, experiencing The Cycle first-hand. Webster University's Film Series screens Grey Matter in the Moore Auditorium (470 East Lockwood) on July 10 beginning at 7:30 p.m. Ticket are $4 to $6 and are free for Webster students. For questions or more information, call 314-968-7487 or visit
Tue., July 10, 2012