Oscar nominee Michael Shannon (Revolutionary Road) stars in this Sundance-selected thriller as Curtis LaForche, a small-town family man who's determined to protect his wife (Jessica Chastain) and deaf daughter (Tova Stewart) from impending disaster. Fueled by disturbing visions of a terrible storm, Curtis sets out to prepare for the future by building an impenetrable storm shelter in the safety of his own backyard.
Footcandle invites you to join us on December 8th at 7pm at the Carolina Theater in downtown Hickory for the screening of this film and a discussion immediately following. Members are free, guests are $5.
Footcandle Film Society is pleased to announce that we will be screening the documentary "Project Nim" November 10th at 7pm. This film from Oscar-winning filmmaker James Marsh ('Man On Wire') tells the story of the landmark 1970's experiment involving Nim, a chimp whom scientists raised as human and taught sign language.
Footcandle will be screening the film "Sarah's Key" based on the popular novel by Tatiana De Rosnay on October 13th @ 7pm at the Carolina Theater in downtown Hickory. Hope you can join us for the film and the discussion afterwards.
About the film: In modern-day Paris, a journalist (Kristen Scott Thomas) finds her life becoming entwined with a young girl whose family was torn apart during the notorious Vel' d'Hiv Roundup in 1942.
Footcandle Film Society will be screening Woody Allen's latest film "Midnight In Paris" for our September 8th meeting. Hope you can join us.
About the film:
In this bittersweet dramatic comedy, legendary director Woody Allen focuses his lens on a young engaged couple (Owen Wilson & Rachel McAdams) whose experiences traveling together in Paris make them begin to question the kind of life they want to live as a couple.