Every Friday at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2:30 p.m. | December 8, 2023 - December 30, 2023
Join New York Times best-selling author, film scholar and historian, and resident film curator Marc Eliot for the Art of Film featuring the greatest films ever released, presented the way they were meant to be seen on the Giant Screen.
This Art of Film cycle, Eliot delves into a subject that has been explored in film since film began: comedy! With a selection that will make you laugh, snort, slap your knees and smile all night long, join Marc Eliot for a virtual pre-film introduction and a full post-film discussion at every screening.
FULL FILM SCHEDULE
Charles Crichton's 1988 A Fish Called Wanda
"Wanda defied gravity, in both senses of the word, and redefines a great comic tradition."
Friday, December 8, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. | GET TICKETS HERE
Sunday, December 10, 2023 | 2:30 p.m. | GET TICKETS HERE
Billy Wilder's 1966 The Fortune Cookie
"Mr. Wilder's last film and a comedy of unrivaled vulgarity, but it has style and taste."
-New York Times
Friday, December 22, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. | GET TICKETS HERE
Saturday, December 23, 2023 | 2:30 p.m. | GET TICKETS HERE
Norman Taurog's 1954 Living it up
"Mr. Lewis' needle-sharp impersonation of three foreign medicos, in a hospital sequence is a piece of comic artistry. With his sights imaginatively set, this little guy has no peer."
- New York Times
Friday, December 29, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. | GET TICKETS HERE
Saturday, December 30, 2023 | 2:30 p.m. | GET TICKETS HERE
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Sponsored by Kathy and Harry Puterbaugh, Drs. Darrel and Jane Gumm, Nancy Snowden, Film Society.