Calendar of Events

This Week

Date:
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Time:
2 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Capra | Holidays. In one of the most inspirational films of all time, James Stewart and Donna Reed find their way through rough times in Bedford Falls (modeled after nearby Seneca Falls, New York) by way of a loving, dedicated relationship and a little heavenly intervention. 
Date:
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Capra. Frank Capra was one of the many Hollywood luminaries who felt it was their duty to enlist as soon as the United States officially entered World War II. 
Date:
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Terayama. Shûji Terayama’s debut feature Throw Away Your Books, Rally in the Streets, an adaptation of his eponymous novel and play, is a playful, energetic, psychedelic, visually hypnotic critique of contemporary Japanese society’s descent into ruthless materialism.
Date:
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Capra | Holidays. Anyone who equates “Capraesque” with “corny” or “naively idealistic” may be surprised by the clear-eyed, pessimistic tone of this political comedy about a country rube turned US senator (James Stewart) who singlehandedly faces down a corrupt political machine.
Date:
Friday, December 15, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester Premiere. This first of no less than three features that South Korean director Hong Sang-soo has released in 2017, On the Beach at Night Alone stars Kim Minhee (The Handmaiden; Right Now, Wrong Then) in the role that won her the Silver Bear for best actress at the Berlin International Film Festival. She plays an actress named Younghee, who is reeling in the aftermath of an affair with a married film director.