Archive for April, 2016

THE LADY IN THE VAN (PG) APR 15 – JUNE 2

April 29, 2016

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The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who ‘temporarily’ parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and proceeded to live there for 15 years. Their unique story is funny, poignant and life-affirming.

“THE LADY IN THE VAN” (PG)
Fri, Sat & Sun 4:00PM
Mon, Tue, Wed & Thur  4:00PM 

SLEEPING GIANT (14A) APR 29 – MAY 26

April 28, 2016

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Teenager Adam is spending his summer vacation with his parents on rugged Lake Superior. His dull routine is shattered when he befriends Riley and Nate, smart aleck cousins who pass their ample free time with debauchery and reckless cliff jumping. The revelation of a hurtful secret triggers Adam to set in motion a series of irreversible events that test the bonds of friendship and change the boys forever.

“SLEEPING GIANT” (14A)
Fri 8:30PM
Sat & Sun 4:30PM & 8:30PM
Mon, Tue, Wed & Thur  8:30PM 

FRANCOFONIA (G) MAY 12 – 19

April 11, 2016

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June 1940: German troops march into Paris. Jacques Jaujard and Count Franziskus Wolff Metternich worked together to protect and preserve the treasure of the Louvre Museum. Alexander Sokurov tells their story. He explores the relationship between art and power, and asks what art tells us about ourselves, at the very heart of one of the most devastating conflicts the world has ever known.

“FRANCOFONIA” (G)
Fri, Sat & Sun  4:30PM
Mon, Tue, Wed & Thur  4:30PM 

THE WITCH (14A) APR 22 – MAY 19

April 10, 2016

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In 1630 New England, panic and despair envelops a farmer (Ralph Ineson), his wife (Kate Dickie) and four of their children when youngest son Samuel suddenly vanishes. The family blames Thomasin (Anya Taylor-Joy), the oldest daughter who was watching the boy at the time of his disappearance. With suspicion and paranoia mounting, twin siblings Mercy (Ellie Grainger) and Jonas (Lucas Dawson) suspect Thomasin of witchcraft, testing the clan’s faith, loyalty and love to one another.

“THE WITCH” (14A)
Fri & Sat  10:15PM