For a Woman (Friday, May 1 at 2 PM)
The year is 1991 and filmmaker Anne struggles against the wishes of her older sister Tania to grasp the circumstances surrounding their Ukrainian-born parents' split in the years after surviving the same prison camp during World War II. After their mother's death, Anne and her sister discover a cache of old photos and letters that lead them to unravel their parents' tangled relationship with a mysterious uncle.
In French with English subtitles.
2013, Not Rated, 110 min.
A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again.
Join us for a viewing of the film and a short discussion of the similarities and differences between the two.
2014, Rated: R, 115 min.
Foxcatcher (Friday, May 29 at 2 PM)
When wealthy John du Pont invites Olympic wrestler Mark Schultz to move to his estate and help form a wrestling team for the 1988 Olympics, Mark sees a way to step out of the shadow of his charismatic brother, Dave . However, du Pont begins to lead Mark down a dark road, causing the athlete's self-esteem to slip. Meanwhile, du Pont becomes fixated on bringing Dave into the fold, eventually propelling all three toward an unforeseen tragedy.
2014, Rated: R, 134 min.