Archive for the ‘NCC News’ Category

DUNKIRK — Saturday, January 13 @ 7:30pm

Monday, December 4th, 2017

9_ZziY1rBUadiBGqH6dX6wIn May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces, troops were slowly and methodically evacuated from the beach using every serviceable naval and civilian vessel that could be found. At the end of this heroic mission, 330,000 French, British, Belgian and Dutch soldiers were safely evacuated.

Christopher Nolan revisits a harrowing story of survival and resistance in World War II with skill and craft.

New York Times review.

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Tickets are available at the door. $7



MAUDIE — Saturday, November 11 at 7:30pm

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

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An arthritic Nova Scotia a folk artist Maud Lewis (Sally Hawkins) falls in love with a beloved figure in the community,  fishmonger (Ethan Hawke) while working for him as a live-in housekeeper.

At the 2016 Vancouver International Film Festival, where Maudie was the opening gala, it won the Super Channel People’s Choice Award, the top audience award at the festival for feature films.

The fact that the film was shot in Newfoundland was the subject of controversy in Lewis’ native Nova Scotia. Nevertheless, the popularity of the film sparked a resurgence of interest in Lewis’ art.

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The Big Sick — Saturday, October 14

Monday, September 18th, 2017

6012722_sa-1Kumail is a Pakistani comic who meets an American graduate student named Emily at one of his stand-up shows. As their relationship blossoms, he soon becomes worried about what his traditional Muslim parents will think of her. When Emily suddenly comes down with an illness that leaves her in a coma, Kumail finds himself developing a bond with her deeply concerned mother and father.

98% on the tomatometer.

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