Friday, September 14, 2012

Entertainment

Six at Seven

Fall film series at Cottonwood Four Cinemas begins Oct 3

Released by Melissa Oren, CAC

 

he Chilliwack Arts Council is pleased to announce the line-up for this year's Fall International Film Series. With six critically acclaimed international films, we are excited to once again bring fantastic entertainment to Chilliwack at a low cost.

 

HYSTERIA - October 3

UK [R] Comedy/ Romance. English. 100 min

A light hearted look at serious social issues, and the status of women in Victorian times. The treatment of a misunderstood female malady known as hysteria leads to the invention of the vibrator. Stars: Hugh Dancy, Maggie Gyllenhall, Jonathan Pryce and Rupert Everett.

 

 

THE SALT OF LIFE - October 10

Italy [NR] Comedy. Italian (subtitled). 90 min

A retiree who has become invisible to most everyone around him, tries his best to generate some kind of extracurricular love life. Stars: Gianni Di Gregorio, Valeria De Franciscis and Alfonso Santagata.

 

 

TAKE THIS WALTZ - October 17

Canada [R] Comedy/ Drama. English. 116 min

A freelance writer, who lives in the Little Portugal section of Toronto, struggles with and examines her feelings for her husband of five years, while exploring a new relationship with an artist and rickshaw driver who lives across the street. Stars: Michelle Williams, Seth Rogen and Sarah Silverman.

 

 

BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD - October 24

USA [PG] Drama/ Fantasy. English. 93 min

Faced with her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community, unleashing ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love. Stars: Quvenzhané Wallis, Dwight Henry and Levy Easterly.

 

A SEPARATION - October 31

Iran [PG-13] Drama. Persian (subtitled). 123 min

A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease. Stars: Peyman Moadi, Leila Hatami and Sareh Bayat.

 

SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN - November 7

UK [PG-13] Comedy/ Drama. English. 107 min

A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible. Stars: Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt and Amr Waked.


All movies start Wednesdays at 7:00 PM

Ticket prices are $5.00 per person. A Series pass for all 6 films will be available from the Arts Council as a convenience to those who do not wish to stand in line for tickets, and who want to see all six shows. This is always a popular event so get there early for your tickets! Films will be shown at Cottonwood Four Cinemas.


For more information contact: The Chilliwack Community Arts Council (604) 392-8888

 

 

 

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