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A new bimonthly series introduces movies that disappeared in a 'blink of the eye' at the theaters-little known but compelling films.
Tuesday, March 15, 7-8:30 PM
A troubled father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who don't make the overwhelming task any easier.
Iris (79 min/PG-13/2014)
Tuesday, May 24, 7-8:30 PM
Legendary 87-year-old filmmaker Albert Maysles portrays Iris Apfel, a quick-witted 93-year-old outsized presence on the New York fashion scene. A true American character.
This season's selections bring you history, drama, scandal, and more. A casual audience-led discussion follows matinee screenings.
Sunday, March 6, 1:30 PM
A heartbreaking yet inspirational British historical drama that tracks the story of the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement-women forced underground to pursue their dangerous goals. The first film in history to be shot in the Houses of Parliament.
Friday, March 18, 2 & 6:30 PM
A young Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn. Adjusting to her strange, new life, she quickly falls into a romance. When her past catches up with her, she must choose between two countries and
the lives that exist within. Lushly filmed, meticulously acted.
Friday, April 15, 2 & 6:30 PM
American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer and Soviet Grandmaster Boris Spassky enthrall the world with their intense battle of wills and strategy during the 1972 World Chess Championship.
Sunday, April 24, 1:30 PM
Based on the 1960 U-2 incident, this film tells the story of an American lawyer recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then to help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U-2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.
Friday, April 29, 2 & 6:30 PM
In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was one of Hollywood's top screenwriters, until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs. Trumbo, as portrayed by Bryan Cranston (Oscar-nominated for Best Actor), uses words and wit to expose the absurdity and injustice of the Hollywood blacklist.
Sunday, May 15, 1:30 PM
The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of abuse and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.
Friday, May 20, 2 & 6:30 PM
Four outsiders in the world of high finance predicted the credit and housing collapse of the mid-2000s, taking on the big banks for their lack of foresight and greed. A serious, complicated subject approached with an impressive attention to detail. Delivered with a well-acted, scathingly funny indictment of its real-life villains.