WOMEN IN WRITING: A QUIET PASSION

USA | 2017 | 126 min | PG


Cynthia Nixon delivers a triumphant performance as Emily Dickinson as she personifies the wit, intellectual independence and pathos of the poet whose genius only came to be recognized after her death.

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Acclaimed British director Terence Davies (House of Mirth, The Deep Blue Sea) exquisitely evokes Dickinson’s deep attachment to her close knit family along with the manners, mores and spiritual convictions of her time that she struggled with and transcended in her poetry.

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Director:  Terence Davies
Cast: Emma Bell, Sara Vertongen, Rose Williams


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DETAILS

Join the Revue Cinema for the second season of our feminist film and panel series, Bechdel Tested! We kick off our sophmore season with an exciting co-presentation with the International Festival of Authors.

This event will focus on Women in Writing and feature the critically acclaimed Emily Dickinson biopic, A Quiet Passion. Preceding the film will be a panel discussion focusing on women in the literary world, with a lineup of formidable women writers TBA. We’ll also have fabulous prizes, special cocktails by Swan Dive, and mingling with other cinephiles, writers, and feminists!

Panel: 7pm
Intermission: 7:45pm
Film: 8pm


PRICING

General Admission: $13
Bronze Members, Students & Seniors: $10
Silver Members: $9
Gold Members: FREE

Prices include taxes. All membership benefits are available.


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Sun 29 Oct – 7:30 pm
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