Join the Burlington Film Society for a Meet-Up to see the Burlington theatrical premiere of Michael Haneke's Amour at The Roxy. Screening will be followed by a discussion in the theater, then further discussion at a nearby watering hole.
About the Film:
127 Minutes, Rated PG-13, French w/ English Subtitles
Written and Directed by Michael Haneke, starring Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva and Isabelle Huppert
Awards: 28 wins and 30 nominations including 2012 Palm d'Or at Cannes, and nominated for 5 Oscars including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actress and Best Foreign Film
Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack. The couple's bond of love is severely tested.
The mission of the Burlington Film Society is to cultivate film culture in the greater Burlington area through the creation of an organizational mechanism for cineastes; by working with area theaters, arts presenters, granting organizations, educational institutions, and businesses to generate opportunities for theatrical screenings of films; and by increasing opportunity for engagement with and appreciation of cinema.