An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until October 20, 2017
Five Nights of Fantastic Films Featuring Lots of Love and Comedy at the October Foreign Film Festival
October 16, Frantz 2016, French/German, PG – A haunting tale of love and reconciliation in a small town in Germanyinthe immediateaftermathofWorldWarI. BestFilm,VeniceInternationalFilmFestival,2016.
October 17, TheSalesman(Forushande)2016, Persian,PG– Writer-DirectorAsgharFarhadi’sabsorbingfilm features an Iranian couple in Tehran. Oscar nomination, Best Foreign Language Film, 2017.
October 18, Toni Erdmann 2016, German, 18A – A comedy about Winfried, a retired music teacher and his daughter who lives in Bucharest. Oscar nomination, Best Foreign Language Film, 2017.
October 19, The Promise 2016, English/Armenian/German/French, 14A – This heartbreaking love triangle is set amid the atrocities of war in the final days of the Ottoman Empire. Stars Christian Bale, Oscar Isaac , and Charlotte Le Bon.
October 20, A Man Called Ove 2016, Sweden, PG – Based on the bestselling book of the same name by Frederick Backman, this feel-good movie is about a curmudgeonly old man with strict principles. Oscar Nomination, Best Foreign Language Film, 2017.