Category Archives: Movies

The Bookshop

Can a film be a page-turner? The Bookshop just might be. Monday, October 22nd, 2018  |  7:00 p.m. at the Norwood Theatre The year is 1959 when a free-spirited widow Florence Green (Emily Mortimer) risks everything to open a bookshop … Continue reading

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Puzzle

Our upcoming film premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. “From its first elegantly shot frame, you know Puzzle is going to be something special.” – Jordan Ruimy, The Playlist Monday October 15th, 2018 | 7:00 p.m. at the Norwood … Continue reading

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Leave No Trace

Will (Ben Foster), an Iraq War veteran suffering from PTSD, lives with his thirteen-year-old daughter, Tom (Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie), in a public park outside Portland, Oregon. They live in almost total isolation, only entering town for occasional food and supplies. … Continue reading

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Mary Shelley

MARY SHELLEY tells the story of Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (Elle Fanning) and her fiery, tempestuous relationship with renowned romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (Douglas Booth.) The pair are two outsiders constrained by polite society but bound together by a natural … Continue reading

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Finding Your Feet

                 What a way to end the Spinning Reels season! When ‘Lady’ Sandra Abbott (Imelda Staunton) discovers that her husband of forty years is having an affair with her best friend, she seeks … Continue reading

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Meditation Park

In her latest feature, Mina Shum directs an all-star cast including Cheng Pei Pei, Sandra Oh, Tzi Ma, and Don McKellar. Set in Vancouver, Meditation Park tells the story of a devoted wife and mother (Pei Pei) who is forced … Continue reading

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The Party

Join us on Monday, April 23rd, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Norwood Theatre The Party   In Sally Potter’s new dark comedy THE PARTY, Janet (Kristin Scott Thomas) is hosting an intimate gathering of friends in her London home to … Continue reading

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The Leisure Seeker

The Leisure Seeker The film stars Academy Award-winner (R) Helen Mirren and two-time Golden Globe-winner (R) Donald Sutherland as a runaway couple going on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker, travelling from Boston … Continue reading

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C’est la vie!

Max (Jean-Pierre Bacri) is a battle-weary veteran of the wedding-planning racket. His latest — and last — gig is a hell of a fête, involving stuffy period costumes for the caterers, a vain, hyper-sensitive singer who thinks he’s a Gallic … Continue reading

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Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool Unorthodox and sincere, Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool is the kind of showbiz love story seldom depicted onscreen.  ~TIFF 2017 Based on Peter Turner’s memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner … Continue reading

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