2005: Director Niki Caro and Producer Doug Claybourne
[North Country poster]Film Colloquium 2005 featured North Country director Niki Caro and producer Doug Claybourne. Carleton students, alumni, and faculty and staff members gathered at Walker Art Center in Minneapolis on October 15 to see the film North Country. After the screening, Caro and Claybourne spoke about the film and answered questions from the audience.
North Country is based on the true story of one woman’s fight against sexual harassment in the iron mines of northern Minnesota. The film stars Charlize Theron, Frances McDormand, Sissy Spacek, Woody Harrelson, and Sean Bean.