Friday, September 18, 2015, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Contact: Nancy Kleppel
When: Friday, September 18, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Where: Maryknoll Mission Center
55 Ryder Road
Ossining, NY 1010562
Details: Calvary will be the first featured film for the 2015-2016 International Film Festival sponsored by the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers. It will be shown Friday, September 18, 7:30 p.m. at the Maryknoll Mission Center, 55 Ryder Road in Ossining. Everyone is welcome and admission is free. Calvary is a 2014 Ireland/UK film from director John Michael McDonagh. The film is about Father James, a small-town priest in Ireland whose Sunday confessionals suddenly include a threat to kill him in a week’s time as a matter of principle. The film festival provides nine monthly offerings on Friday evenings from September to April. The current series, Life through Death: Forgiveness & Tenderness Evoke Transformation, includes an introduction by a Maryknoll missioner and a brief discussion after the screening. Films in the 2015-2016 Maryknoll Film Series: October 16 – YiYi November 20 – Whale Rider December 18 – The Pianist January 15 – The Messenger February 19 – The Edge of Heaven March 18 – Letters to Father Jacob April 15 – The Descendants May 20 – Oranges & Sunshine For more information, visit www.maryknollsociety.org/filmfest or contact Nancy Kleppel at 914-941-7590 or firstname.lastname@example.org.