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The Monuments Men

Friends Friday Films - The Monuments Men

THE MONUMENTS MEN (2014)

With George Clooney, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, John Goodman, Matt Damon. Directed by George Clooney. As the Americans and Russians closed in on Germany in 1944, the race was on to recover all the art stolen by the Nazis and stashed in caves and castles. Local Cos Cob resident and actress, Florence Phillips, is the daughter of one of the real life Monuments Men. She will grace our stage for some remarks beforehand. 112 min.

Admissions to the Friends Friday Films is free.
This series is made available by your membership contributions.
Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.

Friday, May 01, 2015
8:00 PM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library

The Grand Seduction

Friends Friday Films - The Grand Seduction

THE GRAND SEDUCTION (NEWFOUNDLAND-2013)

With Brendan Gleeson, Taylor Kitsch. Directed by Don Mckellar. A down-on-its-luck fishing village tries to get a full-time doctor to agree to live there to better lure a petrochemical plant to replace the long-gone fishing business and bring much-needed jobs. A graceful, feather light comedy 115 min.

Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.
This series is made available by your membership contributions.
Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.

Friday, May 08, 2015
8:00 PM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library

The Stories We Tell

Friends Friday Films - The Stories we Tell

THE STORIES WE TELL (CANADA-2012)

With Joanna Polley, John Buchan, Michael Polley. Directed by Sarah Polley. Highly acclaimed riveting documentary by filmmaker/actress Sarah Polley who's trying to find out who her biological father was by untangling a myriad of interviews of family and acquaintances.
108 min.

Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.
This series is made available by your membership contributions.
Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.

Friday, May 15, 2015
8:00 PM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library

Enough Said

Friends Friday Films - Enough Said

ENOUGH SAID (2013)

With Julia Louis-Dreyfus, James Gandolfini, Catherine Keener. A newly divorced masseuse fears her imminent empty nester status but finds another kindly man, also an empty nester who may change her life. Likeable characters and moving and perceptive. 93 min.

Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.
This series is made available by your membership contributions.
Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.

Friday, May 29, 2015
8:00 PM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library


Greenwich Film Festival - No Friday Film

Greenwich Film Festival - No Friday Film

Friday, June 05, 2015
9:00 AM

Greenwich Library

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Friends Friday Films - The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY (2014)

With Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Shirley MacLaine, Sean Penn. Directed by Ben Stiller. Comic adaptation of the James Thurber story about a milquetoast incapable of standing up for himself except in his fantasy adventure daydream life. And what a life it is! Spectacular adventures carry us off to the far corners of the earth. 125 min.

Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.
This series is made available by your membership contributions.
Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.

Friday, June 12, 2015
8:00 PM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library

As it Is in Heaven

Friends Friday Films - As it is in Heaven-SA Som I Himmelen

AS IT IS IN HEAVEN-SA SOM I HIMMELEN (SWEDEN 2004)

With Michael Nykvist, Frida Hallgren Ingela Olsson. Directed by Kay Pollak. A world famous music conductor retreats to his small hometown to rest and recover from a heart attack. R&R isn't on the local folks' menu, however, and soon he is dragged into a musical merry-go-round with the local choir. A dramatic, romantic, and funny ode to love and art complete with snowscapes and the midnight sun. In Swedish with English subtitles. 132 min.

Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.
This series is made available by your membership contributions.
Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.

Friday, June 19, 2015
8:00 PM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library

Chef

Friends Friday Films - Chef

CHEF (2014)

With Jon Favreau, Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo, Scarlett Johannesse, Dustin Hoffman, Robert Downey, Jr. Directed by Jon Favreau. A chef gets fed up (pun intended)cooking the same old/same old and heads off with his son in a fixed up food truck from L.A. to Miami, to New Orleans, Austin, and back to L.A. He gets to cook his way and we get a great food fest and travelogue. Funny and foodie. 115 min. Rated R.

Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.
This series is made available by your membership contributions.
Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.

Friday, June 26, 2015
8:00 PM
Cole Auditorium
Greenwich Library