We'll meet at noon to stroll the outdoor Schenectady Greenmarket on Jay Street around City Hall. We'll browse the booths and select our favorite lunch items from Peruvian, Indian, Cajun, Vietnamese and Mediterranean cuisines. If you also want to do a bit of grocery shopping, bring your trusty cloth bags and a cooler for perishables.
View Outdoor Market Vendors: http://www.schenectadygreenmarket.org/vendors/outdoor-market/.
For the film only, meet between 1:45 - 1:55pm for the matinee at the GE Theater at Proctors. This will be an interesting follow up screening for those who've seen Hugo.
We'll see two films for one price: $5.
View Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfqbOF9-Xww&feature=player_embedded.
A Trip To The Moon (1902)
NR; 16 Minutes
Show Time 2pm
Directed By Georges Méliès
Starring Bleuette Bernon, Victor André and Georges Méliès. This fully restored presentation of Méliès’ 1902 silent masterpiece follows a group of astronomers on an expedition to the moon. Presented with a new score by the French band Air.
We'll also see:
The Extraordinary Voyage (2011)
Directed By Serge Bromberg & Eric Lange
In English and French with subtitles.
This documentary chronicles the astonishing 1993 discovery of a color nitrate print of A Trip to the Moon all the way to the premiere of the new restoration shown at the Cannes Film Festival in 2011.
Following the film we can choose a nearby eatery for discussion and a light bite.