Independent Film Series: Fall Showings

glasslandGLASSLAND (2016)
Monday, September 26, 6:30 PM
John (JACK REYNOR) lives with his mother, Jean (TONI COLLETTE), in a social housing suburb and ekes out a meager existence as a taxi driver. After finding out his mother is dying due to her alcoholism, John offers his services to a petty criminal in order to pay for Jean’s costly rehab treatment, but this decision runs the risk of changing their lives forever. Not rated. 93 minutes. Please register.

Theeb_1sht_final.inddTHEEB (2016)
Monday, October 31, 6:30 PM
1916. While war rages in the Ottoman Empire, Hussein raises his younger brother, Theeb (“Wolf”), in a traditional Bedouin community that is isolated by the vast, unforgiving desert. The brothers’ quiet existence is suddenly interrupted when a British Army officer arrives looking for a guide to lead him through dangerous terrain riddled with mercenaries, revolutionaries and outcast raiders. Not rated. 100 minutes. Please register.

WondrousBoccaccioWONDROUS BOCCACCIO (2016)
Tuesday, November 29, 6:00 PM
An evocative new take on the classic work The Decameron. Ten young men and women escape plague stricken Florence for a countryside estate where they regale each other with bawdy tales of love, destiny and desire. This story about storytelling is a beautiful paean to Italian history, art and the imagination. Not rated. 120 minutes. Please register.

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