Discussion and refreshments
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NOW SHOWING

NOVEMBER 8-9

ZAYTOUN

Middle East 2012 – 110 min Fahed, a teenaged-refugee living in Lebanon, is overtaken by a powerful urge to return to Palestine to plant his father’s olive tree. He decides to make the dangerous journey with the least likely companion you would ever imagine with unexpected results. Arabic / Hebrew / English Subtitles
NOVEMBER 22-23

ABOUT TIME

UK 2013 – 123 min In this romantic comedy, now that Tim is 21, his father (Bill Nighy) tells him about a family secret that can change his life and make his world a better place. However, it might not be as easy as he thought. English Captions
DECEMBER 13-14

BLOW DRY

UK 2001 – 94 min When the annual British Hairdressing Championship comes to tiny Keighley, Phil (Alan Rickman), Shelly (Natasha Richardson) his former wife, and Ray (Bill Nighy), his ex-partner, are in a duel to the death to win the title and grand prize. Here’s a bit of pre-holiday fun that has been called The Full Monty with hair curlers. English Captions
JANUARY 10-11

THE BEST OFER

Italy 2013 – 130 min In this romantic thriller, Virgil Oldman (Geoffrey Rush) is a reclusive and eccentric art-expert genius who is hired by a mysterious heiress to auction the art collection of her deceased parents. For some unknown reason, the heiress, Claire Ibbetson, refuses to be seen in person. (La migliore offerta) English Subtitles R


JANUARY 24-25

THE LUNCHBOX

India 2013 – 105 min Mumbai's famously reliable lunchbox delivery service is an important character in this romantic drama when a meal prepared by a housewife is mistakenly sent to the wrong man. Through a series of exchanged notes in the lunches, each discovers a new sense of self. (Dabba) Hindi / English Subtitles
FEBRUARY 14-15

THE MATCHMAKER

Israel 2010 - 112 min In this dramedy, teenage Arik, growing up in 1968 Haifa, gets a job with matchmaker Yankele Bride, a mysterious Holocaust survivor. He begins to learn the mysteries of the heart and love, changing his life forever. (Once I Was) Hebrew / English Subtitles

FEBRUARY 28 - MARCH 1

GIRL IN THE CAFE

UK 2005 – 95 min Shy civil servant Lawrence (Bill Nighy) is working for the British delegation to the G8 Conference in Iceland when he meets Gina, an enigmatic young woman in a café and on a whim, invites her to Iceland. This unlikely couple might just change history. English Subtitles
MARCH 14-15

SEVEN BEAUTIES

Italy 1975 – 115 min During WW2, Pasqualino, a second rate pimp and gangster, deserts the Italian army but is captured and sent to a German concentration camp. In this riveting, engrossing study of survival, this rake attempts to save his life by seducing the brutish female commandant of the camp. (Pasqualino Settebellezze) Italian / English Subtitles R
MARCH 28-29

WHAT'S IN A NAME

France 2012 – 109 min Vincent and Anna are awaiting their first child. They are about to have dinner with Elizabeth and Pierre, Vincent’s sister and brother-in-law, and childhood friend, Claude. All is warm and cozy until Vincent reveals the horrible name chosen for the new baby and plunges the family into chaos. Quick witted and engaging, the film is a lively take on love, friendship and baby-naming. (Le prénom) French / English Subtitles
APRIL 11-12

LEMON TREE

Israel 2008 – 106 min In this David and Goliath allegory, a Palestinian widow fights to keep her lemon grove from being destroyed when it is declared a threat to an Israeli defense minister and his wife living next door. (Etz Limon) Arabic / Hebrew / English Subtitles
APRIL 25-26

LIKE FATHER LIKE SON

Japan 2013 – 121 min A deeply affecting Japanese tale about the debate of nature versus nurture on the challenge of love, blood bonds and loss faced by parents when they suddenly discover a shattering secret about their young children. (Soshite chichi ni naru) Japanese / English Subtitles