Mar
4
to Apr 29

The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

The Visual Passion Duo will be returning to SOPAC (South Orange Performing Arts Center) for their final exhibition and appearance. The exhibition will cover an 8 year collaboration of passionate, expressive abstractions, and feature the works that Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank created together during this life affirming partnership.

Title: The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

Important Dates:

  • On display: March 4 – April 28, 2019

  • Opening Reception: March 7, 2019

  • Live Painting Demo: April 12, 2019

  • 9 Strokes: A Collaborative Workshop: April 13, 2019

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Apr
7
2:00 PM14:00

FAREWELL MY CONCUBINE (1993) Chen Kaige

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In 1924, young Cheng Dieyi begins training at the Beijing Opera House at the same time as Duan Xiaolou. Cheng specializes in playing female parts, often against Duan's commanding male leads. While pretending to be in love with Duan onstage, Cheng begins to develop actual romantic feelings for his co-star, which are not reciprocated. Over the next 50 years, the two men maintain a complicated friendship as China undergoes turbulent changes.

This film is part of our Spring 2019 Chinese Film Series.  Membership for all four films can be purchased via SOPAC.

Save 10% with code FILMCLUB10!  Use code FILMCLUB10 to save 10% on your Film Club Membership when you buy the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 series together in the same order. 

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Apr
12
6:00 PM18:00

Live Painting Demo

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Come see the Visual Passion Duo demonstrate their painting process live! This is an exciting opportunity to see art in action at the Herb & Iris Miller Gallery in SOPAC.

The Visual Passion Duo will be returning to SOPAC (South Orange Performing Arts Center) for their final exhibition and appearance. The exhibition will cover an 8 year collaboration of passionate, expressive abstractions, and feature the works that Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank created together during this life affirming partnership.

Title: The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

Important Dates:

  • On display: March 4 – April 28, 2019

  • Opening Reception: March 7, 2019

  • Live Painting Demo: April 12, 2019

  • 9 Strokes: A Collaborative Workshop: April 13, 2019

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Apr
25
7:00 PM19:00

PARIS, TEXAS (1984) Wim Wenders

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A disheveled man who wanders out of the desert, Travis Henderson seems to have no idea who he is. When a stranger manages to contact his brother, Walt, Travis is awkwardly reunited with his sibling. Travis has been missing for years, and his presence unsettles Walt and his family, which also includes Travis's own son, Hunter. Soon Travis must confront his wife, Jane, and try to put his life back together.

This film is part of our Cannes Palme d’Or Series.  Screenings are free to the public thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the South Orange Public Library.  Films will be introduced by Gerard Amsellem and a Q&A will follow the screening.  Refreshments will be served.

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May
5
2:00 PM14:00

IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE (2000) Wong Kar-wai

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In 1962, journalist Chow Mo-wan and his wife move into a Hong Kong apartment, but Chow's spouse is often away on business. Before long, the lonely Chow makes the acquaintance of the alluring Su Li-zhen, whose own significant other also seems preoccupied with work. As the two friends realize their respective partners are cheating on them, they begin to fall for one another; however, neither wants to stoop to the level of the unfaithful spouses.

This film is part of our Spring 2019 Chinese Film Series.  Membership for all four films can be purchased via SOPAC.

Save 10% with code FILMCLUB10!  Use code FILMCLUB10 to save 10% on your Film Club Membership when you buy the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 series together in the same order. 

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May
23
7:00 PM19:00

THE SON'S ROOM (2001) Nanni Moretti

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A family living together in a small Northern Italian city. The parents are Giovanni and Paola and their two teenage children are Irene, the daughter, and Andrea, the younger son. A tale of a happy, middle class family which is turned upside down when the teenage son dies in a tragic accident.

This is the last film of our Cannes Palme d’Or Series.  Screenings are free to the public thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the South Orange Public Library.  Films will be introduced by Gerard Amsellem and a Q&A will follow the screening.  Refreshments will be served.

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Mar
21
6:30 PM18:30

THE CONVERSATION (1974) Francis Ford Coppola

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Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple, Mark and Ann. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. Tormented by memories of a previous case that ended badly, Caul becomes obsessed with the resulting tape, trying to determine if the couple are in danger.

This film is part of our Cannes Palme d’Or Series.  Screenings are free to the public thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the South Orange Public Library.  Films will be introduced by Gerard Amsellem and a Q&A will follow the screening.  Refreshments will be served.

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Mar
7
5:30 PM17:30

The Door Paintings: Opening Night Reception

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You are invited to the opening night reception for Visual Passion’s latest art exhibit.

The Visual Passion Duo will be returning to SOPAC (South Orange Performing Arts Center) for their final exhibition and appearance. The exhibition will cover an 8 year collaboration of passionate, expressive abstractions, and feature the works that Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank created together during this life affirming partnership.

Title: The Visual Passion Duo: The Door Paintings

Important Dates:

  • On display: March 4 – April 28, 2019

  • Opening Reception: March 7, 2019

  • Live Painting Demo: April 12, 2019

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Mar
3
2:00 PM14:00

THE KING OF MASKS (1996) Wu Tianming

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In 1930s China, aging street performer Wang yearns for a male heir to inherit the secrets of his renowned magical act. Though he refuses an offer to join the opera, he heeds the advice of female-impersonating opera star Liang to find an heir. Wang soon buys an 8-year-old orphan named Doggie. When his new heir reveals a desperate secret, Wang must choose between following the strictures of society and the fatherly love he feels for his new protégé.

This film is part of our Spring 2019 Chinese Film Series.  Membership for all four films can be purchased via SOPAC.

Save 10% with code FILMCLUB10!  Use code FILMCLUB10 to save 10% on your Film Club Membership when you buy the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 series together in the same order. 

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Feb
3
2:00 PM14:00

A SIMPLE LIFE (2011) Ann Hui

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A film producer helps care for his family’s lifelong servant after she suffers a stroke and must move into a nursing home.

Our screening of A Simple Life will begin with an introduction by guest speaker Lucy Lee.

Lucy Chu Lee is a veteran Chinese language teacher at Livingston High School. She lived in Hong Kong for ten years before moving to New Jersey.

This film is part of our Spring 2019 Chinese Film Series.  Membership for all four films can be purchased via SOPAC.

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Jan
13
2:00 PM14:00

M (1931) Fritz Lang

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On January 13, 2019, The West Orange Classic Film Festival presents “M” (1931), with La Cinémathèque founder Gerard Amsellem. Peter Lorre stars in this German classic that revolves around the actions of a serial killer of children and the manhunt for him, conducted by both the police and the criminal underworld. Fritz Lang’s first “talking” picture is considered by many film scholars to be a masterpiece of the early sound era.

All screenings are at the AMC Theatre in Essex Green Shopping Center on Prospect Avenue in West Orange at 2 pm. Tickets are $12 ($9 for members of the West Orange Arts Council, who must purchase tickets at the box office) and will be available at the theatre box office or through Fandango (a link will be posted here when they become available). For further information, contact wofilmsociety@aol.com, or join the Facebook page “West Orange Classic Film Festival”.

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Dec
16
2:00 PM14:00

FORCE MAJEURE (2014) Ruben Östlund

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A man’s selfish reaction to the danger posed by an avalanche causes cracks in his marriage and relationships with his children in this exciting film by Ruben Östlund.

This film is part of our Fall 2018 Scandinavian Film Series.  Membership for all three films can be purchased via SOPAC.

Save 10% with code FILMCLUB10!  Use code FILMCLUB10 to save 10% on your Film Club Membership when you buy the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 series together in the same order. 

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Dec
9
2:00 PM14:00

LA PROMESSE (1996) Luc & Jean-Pierre Dardenne

Roger uses his 15-year-old son, Igor, to help traffic, house and ruthlessly exploit illegal immigrants in Belgium. When African immigrant Amidou tumbles from a scaffold, Igor finds him before he dies and promises that he will take care of his wife and baby. Forced by his father to cover up the death, Igor struggles to choose between loyalty to his unsavory parent and keeping the promise that he made to the dying man.

UPDATE: All tickets are now buy one get one FREE! That's right! If you've purchased a ticket to La Promesse you can feel free to bring a friend at no extra charge!

This is a bonus screening at the Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, co-sponsored by the Maplewood Office of Cultural Affairs. This screening will be $15, paid at the door or in advance. Admission is not covered by the SOPAC Scandinavian Series membership, however those who have purchased the SOPAC series membership will get a reduced fee of $12.  If you wish to purchase your admission in advance or you have any questions, please contact us as soon as possible. Reserve your ticket today!

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Nov
29
7:00 PM19:00

LA DOLCE VITA (1960) Federico Fellini

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Restless reporter Marcello Rubini drifts through life in Rome. While Marcello contends with the overdose taken by his girlfriend, Emma, he also pursues heiress Maddalena and movie star Sylvia, embracing a carefree approach to living. Despite his hedonistic attitude, Marcello does have moments of quiet reflection, resulting in an intriguing cinematic character study.

This film is part of our Cannes Palme d’Or Series.  Screenings are free to the public thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the South Orange Public Library.  Films will be introduced by Gerard Amsellem and a Q&A will follow the screening.  Refreshments will be served.

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Nov
11
2:00 PM14:00

TROUBLED WATER (2008) Erik Poppe

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After serving time in prison for the murder of a child, Jan Thomas finds work as a church organist, where he wins the affections of Anna, a single mother and pastor. Having acquired the job under his middle name, Thomas, Jan conceals his past from Anna as their relationship progresses. However, he cannot maintain his secret when the mother of the murdered child recognizes him at the church.

This film is part of our Fall 2018 Scandinavian Film Series.  Membership for all three films can be purchased via SOPAC.

Save 10% with code FILMCLUB10!  Use code FILMCLUB10 to save 10% on your Film Club Membership when you buy the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 series together in the same order. 

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Oct
25
7:00 PM19:00

THE WAGES OF FEAR (1953) Henri-Georges Clouzot

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In the South American jungle, supplies of nitroglycerine are needed at a remote oil field. The oil company pays four men to deliver the supplies in two trucks. A tense rivalry develops between the two sets of drivers on the rough remote roads where the slightest jolt can result in death.

This film is part of our Cannes Palme d’Or Series.  Screenings are free to the public thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the South Orange Public Library.  Films will be introduced by Gerard Amsellem and a Q&A will follow the screening.  Refreshments will be served.

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Oct
14
2:00 PM14:00

BREAKING THE WAVES (1996) Lars von Trier

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In a small and religious coastal town, a simple, devoutly religious Scottish woman, Bess McNeill, finds a partner in an oil rig worker from Norway, Jan Nyman. However, the relationship grows strained when Nyman breaks his neck in a horrific work accident on the rig and becomes paralyzed. Unable to perform sexually and suffering mentally from the accident as well, Jan convinces Bess to have sex with other men, which she comes to believe is God’s work.

This film is part of our Fall 2018 Scandinavian Film Series.  Membership for all three films can be purchased via SOPAC.

Save 10% with code FILMCLUB10!  Use code FILMCLUB10 to save 10% on your Film Club Membership when you buy the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 series together in the same order. 

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Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

Visual Passion Duo: a Live Collaborative Painting Demo

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Come see the Visual Passion Duo in action!  Witness a live collaborative painting demonstration as part of the Visual Strategies exhibit.

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Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project
at Clearwater Artist Studios and Gallery, Concord, NC

Featuring collaborative works by the Global Art Project (GAP), the Visual Passion Duo, and YOU!

Co-Curators: Mikel Frank and Carl Heyward

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Jul
1
to Aug 25

VISUAL STRATEGIES: A Collaborative Project

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Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project
at Clearwater Artist Studios and Gallery, Concord, NC

Featuring collaborative works by the Global Art Project (GAP), the Visual Passion Duo, and YOU!

Co-Curators: Mikel Frank and Carl Heyward

Events:
*July 1, 2018, 3-5:30: Opening with a live painting by exhibiting artists
*July 14, 11-4PM: Visual Passion Duo (Mikel Frank & Gerard Amsellem: a live collaborative Painting Demo)
*August 11, 11AM and 2PM: Family Collaboration Day, paint a large work together that will become part of the Exhibition, Facilitated by curator/artist, Mikel Frank

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May
31
7:00 PM19:00

WHALE RIDER (2002) Nikki Caro

We're ending the series with an exceptional New Zealand film.

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Only males are allowed to ascend to chiefdom in a Maori tribe in New Zealand. This ancient custom is upset when the child selected to be the next chief dies at birth, but his twin sister, Pai, survives. At age 12, she enlists the help of her grandmother and the training of her uncle  to claim her birthright. But to break with convention, she'll have to do the impossible: win over her ultra-traditional grandfather.

This film is a free screening hosted by the Friends of the South Orange Library.  It complements our series on Women Film Directors, but membership is not necessary to attend this screening.  There will be an introduction and discussion and refreshments will be served. 

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May
6
2:00 PM14:00

FISH TANK (2009) Andrea Arnold

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Mia is a rebellious teenager on the verge of being kicked out of school. Her hard-partying mother, Joanne, neglects Mia's welfare in favor of her own, and her younger sister hangs out with a much older crowd. Sparks fly between Mia and Connor, Joanne's new boyfriend, and he encourages Mia to pursue her interest in dance. As the boundaries of the relationships become blurred, Mia and Joanne compete for Connor's affection.

This film is a part of our series on Women Film Directors.  Memberships are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787.

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Apr
24
7:00 PM19:00

MY LIFE WITHOUT ME (2003) Isabel Coixet

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When hard-working mother of two Ann discovers she has terminal ovarian cancer and the doctors give her two months to live, she decides to keep the news from her family. Passing off her increasing weakness as a mild case of anemia, Ann begins to put her priorities in order in preparation for the last few months of her life. She records birthday messages for her daughters, visits her estranged father in prison and even seeks a replacement wife for her husband, Lee.

This film is a free screening hosted by the Friends of the South Orange Library.  It complements our series on Women Film Directors, but membership is not necessary to attend this screening.  There will be an introduction and discussion and refreshments will be served. 

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Apr
22
2:00 PM14:00

BLACKBOARDS (2000) Samira Makhmalbaf

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Itinerant Kurdish teachers Said and Reeboir find many uses for the blackboards they tote, some of which actually pertain to education. Others include doubling as a gurney to carry a sick man, as shields from the warfare along the Iran-Iraq border and as a dowry so Said can wed the widow Halaleh. When Halaleh's son and a group of his peers tag along with Said and Reeboir, they try to impart their knowledge to the boys amid the surrounding chaos.

This film is a part of our series on Women Film Directors.  Memberships are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787.

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Mar
29
5:30 PM17:30

Opening Reception for Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside

The Visual Passion duo, comprised of Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank, are at it again!  The pair will present a new art show called Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside, all about challenging the ways we look at art.  The work will be on display from March 29 to April 28, 2018 in Studio 509 of the Riker Hill Art Park.

Please also join Visual Passion for the gallery opening reception on March 29 from 5:30 to 9pm.  There will be live painting during the reception.

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Mar
29
to Apr 28

Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside

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The Visual Passion duo, comprised of Gerard Amsellem and Mikel Frank, are at it again!  The pair will present a new art show called Passionate Visions: Inside/Outside, all about challenging the ways we look at art.  The work will be on display from March 29 to April 28, 2018 in Studio 509 of the Riker Hill Art Park.

Please also join Visual Passion for the gallery opening reception on March 29 from 5:30 to 9pm.  There will be live painting during the reception.

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Mar
25
2:00 PM14:00

THE PIANO (1993) Jane Campion

The first official film of the Women Film Directors 2 series is Jane Campion's The Piano.

After a long voyage from Scotland, pianist Ada McGrath and her young daughter, Flora, are left with all their belongings, including a piano, on a New Zealand beach. Ada, who has been mute since childhood, has been sold into marriage to a local man named Alisdair Stewart. Making little attempt to warm up to Alisdair, Ada soon becomes intrigued by his Maori-friendly acquaintance, George Baines, leading to tense, life-altering conflicts.

This film is a part of our continued series on Women Film Directors.  Memberships are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787

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Mar
22
7:00 PM19:00

THE TASTE OF OTHERS (2000) Agnès Jaoui

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Castella is a successful businessman caught behind the fast-changing times. More out of boredom than out of interest, he allows his wife Anglique to drag him to a performance of Racine's "Bérénice." Much to his surprise, he is overwhelmed by the power and beauty of the lead actress, Clara. Finally, these two polar opposites are forced together when Castella tries to learn English and his English teacher turns out to be Clara.

This film is a free screening hosted by the Friends of the South Orange Library.  It complements our series on Women Film Directors, but membership is not necessary to attend this screening.  There will be an introduction and discussion and refreshments will be served.

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Feb
27
7:00 PM19:00

SALAAM BOMBAY! (1988) Mira Nair

We're picking things back up for Women Film Directors 2 with a FREE screening at the South Orange Public Library.

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After destroying his older brother's motorbike in retaliation for his constant bullying, 11-year-old Krishna (Shafiq Syed) is sent to a traveling circus to earn money to pay for the bike's repairs, but soon winds up in the streets of Bombay's poorest slums. There, he befriends the drug dealer Chillum (Raghubir Yadav) and the beautiful young prostitute Sola Saal (Chanda Sharma), while trying to make enough money at a neighborhood tea stall to repay his debt to his family.

This film is a free screening hosted by the Friends of the South Orange Library.  It complements our series on Women Film Directors, but membership is not necessary to attend this screening.  There will be an introduction and discussion and refreshments will be served. 

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Feb
4
2:00 PM14:00

LOVE AND ANARCHY (1973) Lina Wertmüller

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Gerard Amsellem will present Love and Anarchy at the West Orange Classic Film Festival!

Members of our Women Film Directors series will remember Lina Wertmüller as the director of Seven Beauties.  Now we're screening her 1973 classic Love and Anarchy.  Everyone is welcome, whether you are a member of La Cinémathèque or the West Orange Film Society or not!

The story, set in Fascist Italy before the outbreak of World War II, centers on Giannini's character, an anarchist who stays in a brothel while preparing to assassinate Benito Mussolini. Giannini's character falls in love with one of the women working in the brothel. 

This film is a part of the 2018 West Orange Classic Film Festival.  Tickets are available through the Fandango

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Dec
17
2:00 PM14:00

TAKE MY EYES (2003) Icíar Bollaín

We're ending the series with the stunning and hard to find Take My Eyes.

Icíar Bollaín started as an actor and has also directed several challenging and engaging films in the last two decades.  Take My Eyes (Te doy mis ojos) is a visceral and poignant portrait of domestic abuse.

Pilar can no longer tolerate her abusive husband and she leaves home, taking only a few possessions and her son, Juan. Seeking solace, Pilar moves into her sister's apartment. However, Juan longs to return to life with his father. But, despite Antonio's promises to seek therapy, Pilar is unsure if her husband is reformed and how to best keep her family together.

This film is a part of our series on Women Film Directors.  Memberships are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787.

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Nov
30
7:00 PM19:00

MUSTANG (2015) Deniz Gamze Ergüven

Our second complementary screening to the Women Film Directors series is Mustang.

In a Turkish village, five orphaned sisters (Günes Sensoy, Tugba Sunguroglu, Elit Iscan) live under strict rule while members of their family prepare their arranged marriages.

This film complements the series we are presenting on Women Film Directors.  This screening is free and open to the public.  Memberships for the series itself are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787.

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Nov
12
2:00 PM14:00

EUROPA EUROPA (1991) Agnieszka Holland

This November, don't miss the modern classic Europa Europa!

Agnieszka Holland has had a prolific film career across her native Poland, the rest of Europe, and the United States spanning five decades and she shows no signs of slowing down.

Based on the true story of Solomon Perel, follow the story of a German Jewish boy on the run from the Nazis, only barely one step ahead the whole time.

This film is a part of our series on Women Film Directors.  Memberships are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787.

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Oct
26
7:00 PM19:00

LOST IN TRANSLATION (2003) Sofia Coppola

Come watch Lost in Translation as a complementary screening to our Women Film Directors series!

A lonely, aging movie star and a conflicted newlywed meet in Tokyo. Strangers in a foreign land, the two find escape, distraction and understanding amidst the bright Tokyo lights after a chance meeting in the quiet lull of the hotel bar. 

This film complements the series we are presenting on Women Film Directors.  This screening is free and open to the public.  Memberships for the series itself are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787.

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Oct
15
2:00 PM14:00

SEVEN BEAUTIES (1975) Lina Wertmüller

Our October screening is Lina Wertmüller's thrilling Seven Beauties!

Lina Wertmüller was the first woman ever nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director for this film!

In 1930s Italy, Pasqualino (Giancarlo Giannini), a low-level Sicilian thug, kills a man who disgraced his sister. Pasqualino pleads insanity and manages to escape imprisonment by joining the military, but he decides to go AWOL when things get too heavy. Unfortunately, he soon finds himself stuck in a concentration camp. There, Pasqualino vows to do anything in order to survive.

This film is a part of our series on Women Film Directors.  Memberships are available through the SOPAC box office either in person, online at the SOPAC website, or by phone at (973) 313-2787.

This week's discussion will be led by Professor Francesca Degiuli, who teaches sociology at Fairleigh Dickinson University.  Dr. Degiuli holds a doctorate degree in sociology and has focused her research on gender issues in society, and she has a background in documentary filmmaking.  Her latest publication is entitled Caring for a Living: Migrant Women, Aging Citizens and Italian Families.  You can read more about Dr. Degiuli in this article from News-Record.

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Oct
13
5:00 PM17:00
Art

35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park: Reception

Arts Council of Livingston to Host 35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park

From TAPintoLivingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Arts Council of Livingston (ACL) Gallery is hosting the 35th Anniversary of Riker Hill Art Park celebration and will present its new art show.

Artists in residence at Riker Hill Art Park work in a variety of fine art disciplines including mixed media, jewelry, blown glass, painting, sculpture, pottery, printmaking and photography. More than 20 artists will be exhibiting their artwork.

The show opens Friday, Oct. 13, with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. at the ACL Gallery, 2310 Towne Center Way (enter on Carillon Circle). The public is invited to join the ACL at the opening to meet the artists, view their works and enjoy refreshments. All artworks are for sale.

The show will be on display Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 and Saturday, Nov. 4 and Sunday, Nov. 5, from Noon to 5 p.m. each day. Appointments for other times may be made by calling Vivian Olshen at 973-650-6374.
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