Calendar of Events

Film Screenings

Date:
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Museum Treasures | Period Dramas | Brand-New 35mm Print! From Thackeray’s picaresque satire about an 18th-century rake, Stanley Kubrick fashioned one of the most visually sumptuous and meticulously crafted films of all time that won Academy Awards for cinematography, costumes, set design, and music.
Date:
Friday, June 23, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester Premiere. The bourgeois and extremely eccentric Van Peteghem family have settled in for another summer at their clifftop villa overlooking the picturesque Slack Bay. Their leisurely rhythm of sunbathing and seaside constitutionals is soon interrupted by the arrival of two bumbling inspectors investigating a string of tourists gone missing.
Date:
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Museum Treasures | Period Dramas | Brand-New 35mm Print! From Thackeray’s picaresque satire about an 18th-century rake, Stanley Kubrick fashioned one of the most visually sumptuous and meticulously crafted films of all time that won Academy Awards for cinematography, costumes, set design, and music.
Date:
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Time:
2 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Dryden Kids. His boss killed, his wife blackmailed, and the future of his beloved Toontown in jeopardy, Roger Rabbit and detective Eddie Valiant pursue the truth in this comic noir-tinged mystery that won four Academy Awards. Free for 17 & younger.
Date:
Monday, June 26, 2017
Time:
1:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Senior Matinee | Period Dramas. In early 20th-century Edwardian England, the defiantly independent and flat broke Margaret Schlegel (Emma Thompson) is slowly seduced by the genteel Henry Wilcox (Anthony Hopkins), whose social graces belie darker desires. Free for ages 55 and older.
Date:
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Period Dramas. This gorgeously photographed story of unrequited love among New York’s high society during the 1870s ranks as one of Scorsese’s best works.
Date:
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Period Dramas. In 1845, Alexandre Dumas wrote a historical novel about the St. Bartholomew’s Day massacre, centered on the young princess Margaret of Valois, daughter of the scheming queen Catherine de’ Medici, who was largely responsible for all the bloodshed. Patrice Chéreau’s film adaptation is widely recognized as one of the most lavish (and blood-spattered) French period dramas.
Date:
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Period Dramas. This gorgeously photographed story of unrequited love among New York’s high society during the 1870s ranks as one of Scorsese’s best works.
Date:
Friday, June 30, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester Premiere | Period Dramas. Based on extensive medical records and the memoirs of the Duke of Saint-Simon and other courtiers, The Death of Louis XIV is a wry neoclassical chamber drama, a work of pure magic by Albert Serra, one of today’s most singular directors.
Date:
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester Premiere. This documentary tells the story of the making of Triumphs and Laments, one of South African artist William Kentridge’s most ambitious and controversial projects.

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