View & discuss outstanding foreign & indie films with Maurizio Giammarco*.
~ Free and open to all adults ~ No registration required ~ Movies are shown with subtitles/closed captioning ~
April 14 ~ 2p
State and Main
US ✻ 105 mins ✻ Rated R
A movie crew invades a small town whose residents are all too ready to give up their values for showbiz glitz.
Director: David Mamet
Awards: National Board of Review, Best Acting in an Ensemble
May 19 ~ 2p
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
US ✻ 96 mins ✻ Rated PG-13
Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Director: Woody Allen
Awards: Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
June 16 ~ 2p
US ✻ 130 mins ✻ Rated PG-13
A look at four seasons in the lives of a happily married couple and their relationships with their family and friends.
Director: Mike Leigh
Awards: Academy Award Nominee, Best Original Screenplay
*Maurizio Giammarco earned his Ph.D. in English from Temple. He is an independent filmmaker whose films and videos have appeared in university festivals. His articles and book, theater, and film reviews have appeared in The Temple News, Reel Visions, City Paper, and The Journal of Modern Literature. He teaches in the Intellectual Heritage program at Temple University and has been the facilitator of our Sunday Cinema Program for over 15 years.