Discussion and refreshments
(Saturday only)

 

Attendance is limited to The Villages residents and their registered guests.

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NOW SHOWING

AUGUST 9 - 10

THE HUNT

Denmark 2012 - 115 min A 2014 Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Language Film, this story centers on Lucas, a beloved teacher who faces unfounded pedophilia accusations from a student -- and the venom of his community. (Jagten) Danish/English Captions
AUGUST 23 - 24

GRACELAND

Philippines 2012 - 84 min When criminals accidentally abduct the daughter of chauffeur, Marlon Villar, instead of the daughter of his longtime boss, Manuel Chango, a corrupt Filipino politician, Marlon finds himself caught up in a nightmare of deception and betrayal.

Tagalog/English Subtitles
SEPTEMBER 13-14

WADJDA

Saudi Arabia 2013 – 96 min This film is a wonder since it is the first Saudi film by a Saudi woman director, filmed in Saudi Arabia where the cinema industry is basically nonexistent. Wadjda is a strong-willed teenage girl who attempts to get what she wants despite her conservative society that strongly restricts women to preserve their virtue. Arabic / English Captions
SEPTEMBER 27-28

NIGHT TRAIN TO LISBON

Switzerland/Portugal 2011 - 113 min When Swiss professor (Jeremy Irons) finds a train ticket in a lost book, he quickly decides to embark on a journey to uncover the truth about the life of a Portuguese poet and understand his own heart. English Captions

OCTOBER 11-12

TERRAFERMA

Italy 2011 – 94 min This strongly emotional film depicts the present day influx of desperately poor refugees and immigrants fleeing from North Africa to Lampedusa, the tiny Sicilian island. The story relates the effects on a poor fishing family as well as the rest of the struggling community. Italian / English Subtitles

OCTOBER 25-26

THE ATTACK

Middle East 2012 – 102 min A successful and highly respected Arab physician lives with his wife in Israel. His life is turned upside down when he offers assistance at the scene of a gruesome suicide bombing in Tel Aviv. Hebrew / Arabic / English Language Film (Jodaeiye Nader az Simin) Persian/English Subtitles


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