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Film Series at The Ware Center -  Summer 2014

Film Series at The Ware Center - Summer 2014

Only Lover

Thursday, July 31, 2014. 5:00 & 7:30 PM

Set against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier, an underground musician (Tom Hiddleston), deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover (Tilda Swinton). Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister (Mia Wasikowska). Can these wise but fragile outsiders continue to survive as the modern world collapses around them?!

snow piercer

Saturday, August 2, 7:30 PM

In this sci-fi epic from director Bong Joon Ho (The Host, Mother), a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet. The final survivors board the SNOWPIERCER, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine. When cryptic messages incite the passengers to revolt, the train thrusts full-throttle towards disaster.

Invisible Threat

Thursday August 7 | 7PM

The Invisible Threat film focuses on understanding the science of vaccination and the misperceptions leading parents to delay or decline life-saving immunizations. This 40-minute independent documentary, produced by award-winning high school student filmmakers, has earned praise from more than 50 organizations. This event will feature a discussion with leading experts after the film, including: Paul A. Offit, MD, Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases and Director, Vaccine Education Center and Diane McGowan, parent of Martin McGowan, who died of influenza at age 15.