Coolidge Corner Branch Library
31 Pleasant Street, Brookline MA 02446
Refreshments 1:00 p.m.
Film 1:30 p.m.
Apr 17, 2014
2013. 138m. Rated R. A brilliant con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia, a world that is as dangerous as it is enchanting. Nominated for 10 Oscars. Won 3 Golden Globes including Best Picture, comedy or musical. Stars: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper.
Apr 24, 2014
2013. 90m. Rated PG. Eighteen-year-old Shira is the youngest daughter of the family and is about to bemarried off to a very promising young man of the same age. But due to an unexpected turn of events, the young Hasidic Jewish woman is pressured into an arranged levirate marriage to an older widower. An Israeli film – Hebrew dialogue and English subtitles. Stars: Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg.