Calendar of Events

Film Screenings

Date:
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester Premiere. After the outbreak of World War I, the women of the Paridier farm in provincial France must protect the homestead in the absence of their husbands, sons, and employees. Family matriarch Hortense (Nathalie Baye) reluctantly brings on a hardscrabble orphan, Francine (Iris Bry), to assist her daughter Solange (Laura Smet) and sustain the farm.
Date:
Monday, June 18, 2018
Time:
1:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Senior Matinee—Free for 55+. In this memorable adaptation of Emily Brönte’s classic gothic tale of romance, deceit, and sibling rivalry, Oscar-winning cinematography bathes the doomed lovers in somber tones.
Date:
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
William Wyler. William Wyler’s adaptation of a Somerset Maugham short story opens with a bang—six of them, to be exact, all from the gun Bette Davis has just used to kill the man she claims made an unwelcome advance.
Date:
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Time:
8:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Youth in Love. The first Bergman feature released in the United States, this is one of the key films that contributed to the image of European cinema as a more artistic and challenging counterpart to Hollywood.
Date:
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
William Wyler. Gary Cooper stars in this compelling drama depicting a Quaker family’s struggle to maintain their peaceful ways amidst the chaos of the Civil War.
Date:
Friday, June 22, 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester Premiere. “There’s never been a rat problem in Baltimore, it’s always been a people problem.” In his dazzling directorial feature debut, Theo Anthony uses the rat as a passageway into the dark, complicated history of Baltimore. A unique blend of history, sci-fi, poetry and portraiture, Rat Film brilliantly breaks documentary norms and dissects how racial segregation, redlining, and environmental racism built the Baltimore we see today.
Date:
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Youth in Love. By staging elaborate fake suicides, Harold, a bored and depressive young boy, desperately tries to gain the attention of his wealthy and absent mother. To kill time, he goes to funerals, where he ends up meeting another regular attendee, Maude, an intriguing woman who could easily be his grandmother.
Date:
Monday, June 25, 2018
Time:
1:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Senior Matinee—Free for 55+. William Wyler’s adaptation of a Somerset Maugham short story opens with a bang—six of them, to be exact, all from the gun Bette Davis has just used to kill the man she claims made an unwelcome advance.
Date:
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Youth in Love. By staging elaborate fake suicides, Harold, a bored and depressive young boy, desperately tries to gain the attention of his wealthy and absent mother. To kill time, he goes to funerals, where he ends up meeting another regular attendee, Maude, an intriguing woman who could easily be his grandmother.
Date:
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
William Wyler. One of William Wyler’s most neglected films is a masterful adaptation of Theodore Dreiser’s fatalistic novel Sister Carrie. Jennifer Jones plays a poor girl from the slums of Chicago who is befriended by a kind, but married, restaurant manager Laurence Olivier.

Pages