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WRL’s Art House Café Film Series
December 20, 2022 @ 2:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 27, 2022
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.
December 6, 2:00-3:40 p.m.: Easy Virtue (2008)
A culture clash erupts when a young Englishman brings his feisty American bride home to meet his stuffy upper-class parents in this comedy based on a play by Noel Coward. Jessica Biel, Kristin Scott Thomas and Colin Firth star under the direction of Stephan Elliott) PG-13 1hr 37min Watch trailer here.
December 13, 2:00-3:20 p.m.: Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011)
Is the world’s greatest sushi chef an 85-year-old working out of a Tokyo subway station? This inspiring documentary explores how a 10-seat restaurant gets three Michelin stars and a son’s challenge living up to the legacy of a father who strives for perfection. In Japanese with English subtitles. PG 1hr 21min
December 20, 2:00-3:45 p.m.: Dean Spanley (2008)
A man (Jeremy Northam) curious about reincarnation, begins having weekly chats with a vicar (Sam Neill) who can recall an unusual previous life while under the influence of a particular Imperial Tokay wine. This intriguing and heart-warming film, based on a novel by Lord Dunsany, has an all-star cast that includes Peter O’Toole and Bryan Brown. PG 1hr 40min Watch trailer here
December 27, 2:00-3:45 p.m.: Andre Rieu’s New Year’s Eve in Vienna (2005)
Ring in the new year with conductor and violinist Andre Rieu and the Johann Strauss orchestra, in a festive performance of the Blue Danube and other crowd-pleasing waltzes filmed live in Vienna. A toast to 2023! NR