International Film Series

Join us one night a month for an exceptional dinner and an award winning international film.

Films: 5:20 p.m., 7:30 p.m.  Admission is FREE - Donations support the series.  

Special bonus showing 2:30 p.m. (check below for dates). 

Dinners: 6 p.m. - Enjoy cuisine that reflects the culture of the evening's movie.
Dinners are being catered by Floyd's 1921Restaurant.    

The Salesman - February 22, 2018

Iran  (Drama/Thriller) 2016

Regular Showings: 5:20 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Bonus Showing - February 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

After their flat becomes damaged, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), a young couple living in Tehran, Iran, must move into another apartment. Once relocated, a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tentant of their new home dramatically changes their lives, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife.

Lost in Paris- March 22, 2018

France/Belgium (Comedy) 2016

Regular Showings: 5:20 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Bonus Showing - March 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

Martha, an eighty-year-old former Canadian dancer, has been living in Paris for decades. Now losing her head, she is threatened to be sent to an old people's home. No way. Martha decides to call her niece, Canadian librarian Fiona, for help. Alas, when her relative arrives in the French capital, Martha has disappeared. Worse, Fiona loses both identity documents and money after falling into the Seine. Now alone in Paris, the young woman is deperate. It is at this point that Dom, a homeless man who lives in a tent on the lle auc Cygnes, comes into her life.

Timbuktu - April 12, 2018

Mauritania/France (Drama) 2014

Regular Showings: 5:20 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Bonus Showing - April 13, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

Not far from the ancient Malian City of Timbuktu, proud cattle herder Kidane lives peacefully in the dunes with his wife Satima, his daughter Toya, and Issan, their twelve-year-old shepherd. In town, the people suffer, powerless, from the regime of terror imposed by the Jihadists determined to control their faith. Music, laughter, cigarettes, even soccer have been banned. Every day, the new improvised courts issue tragic and absurd sentences. Kidane and his family are being spared the chaos that prevails in Timbuktu, but their destiny changes abruptly.

Lila Lila - January 18, 2018

Germany (Comedy) 2009

Regular Showings: 5:20 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Bonus Showing - January 19, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

Popular German actor Daniel Bruhl plays David Kern, a socially awkward waiter who works a dead end job in a chic cafe. One day he stumbles upon the biggest break of his life, an unpublished manuscript which he finds in a jammed nightstand drawer. He reads the manuscript, and thinking there might be something to it, claims it as his own in order to impress Marie, a pretty literature student who frequents the cafe. The manuscript turns out to be a lost msterpiece. Marie is quite taken with this stunning new writer, and is not content to let the hefty document go unpublished, much to David's dismay.

                                            $30/person. Cash bar available.  
  • Robert & Amy Cox
  • Jack & Julie Winchester
  • Suzanne Wheatcraft
  • Elois Weinhold
  • Michael Gooden
  • Amanda Lyle
  • Jennifer Gould

Thank You to This Year's Selection Committee