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Art House Café Film Series from Williamsburg Regional Library
September 6, 2022 @ 2:00 pmFree
This new film series brings art house film flavor to your Tuesdays. Plus, meet new friends, hear from special guests who are film experts, enjoy light refreshments, and have a discussion after the film.
September 6, 2:00-3:40 p.m.: The Duke (2020)
Jim Broadbent plays a retired taxi driver who steals a famous portrait from the National Gallery in London and refuses to return it until the Government agrees to provide free television for the elderly. Based on a true story this British comedy costars Helen Mirren and Heather Craney. R 1h 35m
September 13, 2:00-3:40 p.m.: The Dawn Wall (2017)
Two men attempt to scale the daunting 3000-foot Dawn Wall of Yosemite’s El Capitan, the Everest for free climbers. Transfixing cinematography combines with a compelling personal story in this mountaineering documentary. NR 1h 40m
September 20—no film
September 27, 2:00-3:35 p.m.: Mystery in St. Tropez (2021)
In this comedy set on the French Riviera in 1970, Baron Tranchant fears that someone is trying to kill his wife so he seeks police help. Unfortunately, the only detective available is a bumbling incompetent who creates chaos among the important guests when he goes undercover as a butler. Christian Clavier, Benoit Poelvoorde and Gerard Depardieu star under the direction of Nicolas Benamou. In French with English subtitles. NR 1h 29m