Department of Communication, Popular Culture and Film
Mar. 5 - THE SELFISH GIANT
(Clio Barnard, UK, rating n/a, 91 min.)
Driven by poverty and alienation, two young teenagers resort to petty crime and soon fall under the spell of a local scrap metal dealer in northern England. An award-winning film based loosely on the story by Oscar Wilde. View trailer.
Mar. 12 - NO SCREENING
Mar. 19 - LE WEEK-END
(Roger Michell, UK, rating n/a, 93 min.)
From the makers of Venus and The Mother comes an unflinching look at a long-married couple celebrating their anniversary with a weekend in Paris. Starring Jim Broadbent, Lindsay Duncan, and Jeff Goldblum. View trailer.
Mar. 26 - GABRIELLE
(Louise Archambault, Canada, rated 14A, 104 min.)
A heart-warming but honest story about a young disabled woman who longs for more independence, particularly the freedom to love. Canada’s entry in the Best Foreign Language Picture category at the Academy Awards. View trailer.
Apr. 2 - TBA