Join our Cafe Cinematique International group as we watch important and provocative films – and stay after the film for an audience discussion.
The best in international and independent films from all eras find their way to our coffee table.
May 22 – Special Presentation:
MASTERPIECE MOVIE CLUB
MR. SELFRIDGE: Sunday May 22 – 2:00 pm
Centers on the real-life story of the flamboyant and visionary American founder of Selfridge’s, London’s department store. See the 9th episode of this beloved series BEFORE the 10th and final episode airs later that night!
As Harry plans to celebrate twenty years of his London store with a special parade Jimmy struggles to beat the suppliers’ embargo on Whitelys’ but comes up with a solution by using Selfridges’ excess stock. This saves the day but gets Harry in trouble with the Civic. Newly widowed Josie finds it hard to cheer up the orphaned Grove children but is strengthened by a return to work, suggested by Meryl, who has an admirer of her own.
TICKETS: $10 – Includes a pre-movie cooking demonstration, with samples and a themed beverage. Advanced purchase sugested by calling the box office.
COME DRESSED IN PERIOD COSTUME AND WIN DOOR PRIZES!