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Chilliwack International Film Series features six movies Oct-Nov
Kayak to Klemtu will be on of six moves in the Chilliwack International Film Series throughout Oct. and Nov.
JENNIFER HICKEY—MONGREL MEDIA PHOTOS
ravel the globe, meet intriguing characters, and share stories, all from the comfort of your theatre seat, with the 2018 Chilliwack International Fall Film Series, presented by Cottonwood 4 Cinemas and sponsored by the Chilliwack Community Arts Council. With weekly screenings every Wednesday from October 17 to November 21, there will be an intriguing international title for every film aficionado to enjoy.
New for this season, two screenings will be held on each film date to accommodate more film fans! Filmgoers now have a choice of an Afternoon screening at 3:30 p.m. or an Evening screening at 7:00 p.m. Series Passes are available for each showtime: Afternoon Passes are available for $30 per person, Evening Passes for $35 per person.
This season’s line-up of critically-acclaimed featured film titles includes:
Kayak to Klemtu
October 17 – Canada / 92 min / PG / Adventure, Family
14-year-old Ella is determined to travel the length of the Inside Passage, along the shores of the Great Bear Rainforest by kayak in order to testify against a proposed pipeline that would see oil tanker traffic through her beloved homeland waters. She's prepared to handle all of the challenges the wildlife, the weather, the water, and her gear have to offer up.
Directed by: Zoe Leigh Hopkins
Starring: Evan Adams, Jared Ager-Foster
October 24 – Canada / 103 min / NR / Biography, Comedy, Drama
This is the life story of Mary Travers also known by her stage name of La Bolduc. Mary Rose-Anna Bolduc, née Travers, was a musician and singer of French Canadian music. During the peak of her popularity in the 1930s, she was known as the Queen of Canadian Folk Singers.
Directed by: François Bouvier
Starring: Debbie Lynch-White, Émile Proulx-Cloutier
The Children Act
October 31 – UK / 106 min / PG / Drama
As her marriage crumbles, a judge must decide a case involving a teenage boy who is refusing a blood transfusion on religious principle.
Directed by: Richard Eyre
Starring: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci
November 7 – UK, Spain, Germany / 114 min / G / Drama
England 1959. In a small East Anglian town, Florence Green decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop.
Directed by: Isabel Coixet
Starring: Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy
Lean on Pete
November 14 – UK / 122 min / 14A / Adventure, Drama
A teenager gets a summer job working for a horse trainer and befriends the fading racehorse, Lean on Pete.
Directed by: Andrew Haigh
Starring: Charlie Plummer, Amy Seimetz
Three Identical Strangers
November 21 – US, UK / 96 min / PG / Documentary
In 1980 New York, three young men who were all adopted meet each other and find out they're triplets who were separated at birth. Then they discover why.
Directed by: Tim Wardle
Starring: Silvi Alzetta-Reali, Eddy Galland
Two screening times will be offered this season: 3:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas.
Series Passes for both the Afternoon and Evening showings are on sale now at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas (45380 Luckakuck Way) and The Book Man Chilliwack (45939 Wellington Ave.), or over the phone by calling 604-316-3974.
Tickets for individual films may be purchased at the Cottonwood 4 Cinemas box office; $6 per person on the day of each screening.
As the weather cools, the screens at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas light up for a new season of the Chilliwack International Fall Film Series this October 17 to November 21. To find out more about the Series please visit cottonwood4cinemas.ca, call 604-316-3974, or stop by Cottonwood 4 Cinemas.
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