Cinematique Presents: "Philomena"
Philomena, from Academy Award-nominated director Stephen Frears (The Queen, Dangerous Liasons), written by and starring Steve Coogan (The Trip) and Dame Judi Dench (Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Skyfall). This heart tugging film is based on the true story of Philomena Lee (Dench), a woman who embarked on a journey with a journalist (Coogan) to discover what happened to the son she was forced to give up for adoption when she was only a teenager.
Find out why this film has earned so many film festival laurels and become an audience favorite. (PG-13, 1hr. 34Min.)
Note: Due to popular demand, an additional screening has been added for Wednesday, February 5th at 5:15PM.
February 3-5, Monday-Wednesday, 7:30PM
at Thalian Hall's Main Stage
“So quietly moving that it feels lit from within.” - New York Times