Ethics Film Series Finale on March 7 with "Margin Call"


In the seventh Ethics Film Series, Adrienne Arsht and UM Ethics Programs, the School of Communication, and the University of Miami Alumni Association present a variety of provocative films, followed by a lively debate moderated by faculty experts. Screenings take place at 6:15 p.m. at the Bill Cosford Cinema on the Coral Gables campus; snacks will be provided at 6 p.m.

The final film:

Wednesday, March 7 Margin Call Nominated for a 2011 Academy Award, this film captures a 36-hour period at a large investment bank focusing on the financial meltdown on Wall Street in 2007 and 2008. It concentrates on the dilemmas and decisions of employees caught up in the moments of financial collapse. The cast includes Demi Moore, Kevin Spacy, and Paul Bettany.

Moderated by UM faculty.

All events are free and open to the public, alumni, students, and the UM community. For more information, visit or call 305-284-5926; visit ; or call 305-284-2872 or e-mail