The Parting Glass

When:
February 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
2019-02-17T12:00:00-07:00
2019-02-17T12:15:00-07:00
Where:
Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87501
USA
Cost:
10.00

The Parting Glass

 

The Parting Glass (93 mins.) (Dir. Stephen Moyer)

Bonds are tested when an estranged family is forced to unite and piece together left behind belongings and old memories as they deal with an unexpected and sudden loss. Their sister’s death forces them to travel cross-country to piece together their memories of the woman they lost. Whether loving or fighting, this family has the kind of bond, tangled up in shared history and storytelling, that indeed takes some time to understand. But the trip inevitably grows into a larger familial reckoning, swirling raucous memories with recounted mistakes. The powerhouse cast features Denis O’Hare (True Blood) who is also the screenwriter, Emmy Winner Ed Asner, Oscar winners Anna Paquin (The Piano) and Melissa Leo (The Fighter), and Cynthia Nixon (Sex and the City).

Q&A with director Stephen Moyer and producer Mark Parkin.

Showing on Sunday February 17 2019 12:00 PM (93 Minutes)

Jean Cocteau Cinema – Main Screen
General Admit

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A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
Catch-22 Joseph Heller

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