On Sunday, November 17, we welcome everyone to the second movie in our 2019/2020 Film Series: The Children Act. Emma Thompson stars as a family court judge in London. While her marriage crumbles, she becomes entangled in a child-protection case involving a deathly ill teenager whose parents eschew medical treatment for religious reasons. Whose decision prevails? Directed by Richard Eyre, 2017, UK, shown with English subtitles, 106 minutes.
The movie will begin at 7 PM in McCathran Hall, discussion to follow. No tickets required—free to all. Hope to see you there.