Join us the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month for our series featuring films about and starring seniors. We’ll show some of your old favorites, as well as newer releases destined to become classics. All films begin at 2pm in the Main Library Auditorium, except where noted. You don’t have to be a “senior” yourself to attend—adults of all ages are welcome!
Schedule of Events:
Jan 14, 2015: QUARTET (PG–13)
A group of retired opera singers who live at the Beecham House, a home for retired musicians, work to raise funds for the house through an annual gala concert that celebrates Verdi’s birthday. However, preparations for the event are disrupted by the arrival of a new resident.
Jan 28: No screening
Feb 11: A ROOM WITH A VIEW (Not Rated; contains some nudity)
Lucy Honeychurch has her passions stirred by young George Emerson while on holiday in Italy. On her return to Surrey she tries to put George behind her, but becomes increasingly disillusioned with her dull fiancé, Cecil. This turn-of-the-century British drama is based on the novel by E.M. Forster.
Feb 25: IMPROMPTU (PG–13)
In this period drama that takes place in 1830s France, the author Baroness Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin, who lives under the pseudonym George Sands, falls in love with the composer Frédéric Chopin and begins pursuing him. Meanwhile, Chopin becomes intrigued by a love letter written by another admirer.
Location: Main Library Auditorium
Contact Information: 801-524-8200