Archive for October, 2010

GET LOW (PG) + MAO’S LAST DANCER (PG) starts Friday Oct 15th

October 15, 2010

A movie spun out of equal parts folk tale, fable and real-life legend about the mysterious, 1930s Tennessee hermit who famously threw his own rollicking funeral party… while he was still alive. (imdb.com)

GET LOW (PG)

Fri & Sat 7:00 PM
Sun 4:30 PM
Tue & Wed 7:00 PM

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A drama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao’s cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he managed to defect and went on to perform as a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and as a principal artist with the Australian Ballet. Written by Anonymous

MAO’S LAST DANCER (PG)

Fri & Sat 9:00 PM
Sun 7:00 PM
Thur 7:00 PM

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MAO’S LAST DANCER (PG) + MID-AUGUST LUNCH (G) starts Friday Oct 8th

October 8, 2010

A drama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao’s cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he managed to defect and went on to perform as a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and as a principal artist with the Australian Ballet. Written by Anonymous

MAO’S LAST DANCER (PG)

Fri & Sat 8:45 PM
Sun 7:00 PM
Mon 4:15 PM
Wed & Thur 7:00 PM

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Gianni is a middle-aged man living in Rome with his imposing and demanding elderly mother. His only outlet from her and the increasing debt into which they are sinking, are the increasingly frequent quiet sessions at the local tavern. As an Oriental saying goes, ‘Moments of crisis are moments of opportunities’. These appear during the celebration of the holiday of Ferragosto on 15 August. That’s when everybody leaves town to have fun. Opportunity knocks on Gianni’s door in the most unexpected way, Written by Warsaw Film Festival

MID-AUGUST LUNCH (G)

Fri & Sat 7:00 PM
Sun 4:30 PM
Mon 7:00 PM

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