Seduced and Abandoned  
August 25, 2015
Comedy/Drama – Italy (1964)
Black and White
115 min.
Directed by Pietro Germi
In Italian with English subtitles

Agnese, a 15-year-old Sicilian girl is seduced and impregnated by Peppino, her sister Matilde’s fiancé. Soon Vincenzo, Agnese’s father, discovers everything.  He wants to force Peppino to marry the dishonored Agnese, but Peppino runs away and Vincenzo sends his son Antonio to kill him.  At this point, Agnese goes to the police to try to stop events.  They’re all taken to court.  But events can’t be stopped, there’s still time for a fake kidnapping.  A happy end is still possible.

























SONG OF THE SEA - Ireland (2014)

September 1, 2015

Animation/Family/Fantasy 93 min. 

By Tomm Moore

 

Ben, a young Irish boy, and his little sister Saoirse, a girl who can turn into a seal, go on an adventure to free the faeries and save the spirit world. This colorful & magical tale from director Tomm Moore has won 10 awards and it's a must-see for those who loved his earlier film 'The Secret of Kells'.