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Events for Thursday, September 17, 2020

The galleries and mansion are open today 10 a.m.–5 p.m. The café and store are closed.
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Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12 a.m.

ONLINE—Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind

Virtual Dryden Theatre | Streaming Online. Gordon Lightfoot, Canada’s greatest songwriter, grew up only four hours from Rochester, in Orillia, Ontario. Moving back and forth through time, the film details his career, his battle with substance abuse, and his success with the songs “If You Could Read My Mind,” “Sundown,” and “Carefree Highway.”

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Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12 a.m.

ONLINE—My Prince Edward

Virtual Dryden Theatre | Streaming Online. Serving countless newlyweds in Hong Kong’s go-to one-stop-shop of cheap wedding supplies doesn’t exempt Fong from social pressure to marry. As Fong redefines her best life and writer-director Norris Wong reclaims her home city's narrative from outsiders in this debut, their courage sparks thrills and will make you wholeheartedly cheer for a woman’s independence and a new age in Hong Kong cinema.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12 a.m.

ONLINE—Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President

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Virtual Dryden Theatre | Streaming Online. Governor of Georgia and into his presidency, Jimmy Carter made outdoor musical gatherings a mainstay, highlighting some of the best music the country had to offer. Testimonials from Bono, Bob Dylan, Nile Rogers, Garth Brooks, Willie Nelson, and Trisha Yearwood, alongside vintage performances from Mahalia Jackson, Johnny Cash, Dizzy Gillespie, Sarah Vaughn, and Ray Charles underscore Carter’s commitment to American music.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12 a.m.

ONLINE—Aviva

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Virtual Dryden Theatre | Streaming Online. “It’s not what a movie is about it, it’s how it is about it.” This quote from Roger Ebert was never more true than in this surprising romance.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020, 1:01 a.m.

ONLINE—Represent

Virtual Dryden Theatre | Streaming Online. In the vein of last year’s Knock Down the House, documentarian Hillary Bachelder follows three women running for local and state offices in 2017 and 2018. Through their campaigns and the aftermath, these women struggle with being heard, their own past, and the responsibilities of representative government.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020, All Day
Thursday, September 17, 2020, All Day
Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12 p.m.
Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12 p.m.

ONLINE—The August Virgin

Virtual Dryden Theatre | Streaming Online. Instead of heading out on her holidays, Eva decides to stay in Madrid for the beginning of August. She looks after a flat for a friend who is going out of town. Director Jonas Trueba re-teams with actress Itsaso Arana in a story about finding yourself past a time when you should already know who you are.

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