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Scene from the movie, Amour, with male and female leads

Amour

November 7, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Screening by One Winchester, Many Traditions: An International Film Series

Retired music teachers Georges (Jean-Louis Trintignant) and Anne (Emmanuelle Riva) have spent their lives devoted to their careers and to each other. Their relationship faces its greatest challenge when Anne suffers a debilitating stroke. Though Georges himself suffers from the aches and infirmities of old age, he bravely ignores his own discomfort to take care of his wife, and is determined to keep his promise to her that she never go back to the hospital.

Director: Michael Haneke
Awards: Academy Awards Winner for Best Foreign Language Film; Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival
Music composed by: Ludwig van Beethoven, Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz Schubert

Austria, 2012, 127 minutes, PG-13

One Winchester, Many Traditions is a project of the Winchester Public Library in collaboration with the Multicultural Network, funded by the John and Mary Educational Foundation.

Details

Date:
November 7, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Winchester Public Library
80 Washington St
Winchester, MA 01890 United States
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Phone:
(781) 721-7171
Website:
whttp://ww.winpublib.org/

Organizer

One Winchester, Many Traditions