Beyond the Multiplex: Hartford's Indie and Foreign Film fans Message Board › Movie postponed due to weather
If you are planning to attend the West Hartford Library Friday Night Film:
Feb. 26 -- POSTPONED TO MARCH 26 Bishops Corner
** When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (Japan)
Onna Ga Kaidan Wo Agaru Toki - From acclaimed Japanese director Mikio Naruse comes this somber and moving tale of Keiko (Hideko Takamine), a middle-aged bar hostess who entertains businessmen after work in the postwar Ginza district of Tokyo. 111 min. Optional post-film discussion led by Joseph Cadieux. TRAILER: http://www.youtube.co...
The next one will be:
** Never on Sunday (Greece)
Pote tin Kyriaki - When Homer (Jules Dassin) -- a would-be philosopher from the States -- takes a trip to Greece, he meets free-spirited prostitute Ilya (Melina Mercouri) and arrogantly decides to become her Svengali in this internationally celebrated classic. But Homer may wind up learning a few lessons from his protégé. Dassin also wrote and directed the romantic comedy, which garnered several Oscar nominations, snagging a win for Best Song. 93 min. Optional post-film discussion led by Robert Roggeveen.
All films are screened in the Bishops Corner Library/Senior Center complex, 15 Starkel Road. Free surface parking. Free coffee. Big screen so everyone can see.