Log in


Films

    • February 15, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • William Reif Gallery
    • 10
    Register

    Wednesday, February 15
    6:00–9:00 pm

    IPDH and CDC face mask guidelines will be observed.

    All are welcome. We will watch the film while eating dinner and then have a discussion of the film, characters, and artistry.

    Black History Month special Supper & Film showing of A Raisin in the Sun, 1961, starring Sidney Poitier. It will include a discussion of Lorraine Hansberry, the playwright that brought A Raisin in the Sun to the Broadway stage. Ms. Hansberry was the first African-American female to bring a play to Broadway. The play/film highlights the lives of black Americans in Chicago living under racial segregation and their attempts for a better life outside the city. It was nominated for numerous awards. 1961. 128 min.

    Advance Registration REQUIRED. NO WALK-INS. Register by: 2/13

    • February 27, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • William Reif Gallery
    • 9
    Register

    Monday, February 27
    6:00–9:00 pm

    IPDH and CDC face mask guidelines will be observed.

    All are welcome. We will watch the film while eating dinner and then have a discussion of the film, characters, and artistry.

    When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhatten to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger as well as unexpected humanity and humor—they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime. 2018. PG-13. 130 min.

    Advance Registration REQUIRED. NO WALK-INS. Register by: 2/25

    • March 27, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • William Reif Gallery
    • 9
    Register

    Monday, March 27
    6:00–9:00 pm

    IPDH and CDC face mask guidelines will be observed.

    All are welcome. We will watch the film while eating dinner and then have a discussion of the film, characters, and artistry.

    In partnership with the House of Dior, Mrs. Harris Goes To Paris tells the story of a widowed cleaning lady in 1950s London who falls madly in love with a couture Dior dress and decides that she must have one of her own. After she works, starves, and gambles to raise the funds to pursue her dream, she embarks on an adventure to Paris which will change not only her own outlook, but the very future of the House of Dior. 2022. PG. 115 min.

    Advance Registration REQUIRED. NO WALK-INS. Register by: 3/25

    • April 20, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • William Reif Gallery
    • 10
    Register

    Thursday, April 20
    6:00–9:00 pm

    IPDH and CDC face mask guidelines will be observed.

    All are welcome. We will watch the film while eating dinner and then have a discussion of the film, characters, and artistry.

    A Special Earth Day Supper & Film showing Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret. “Follow the shocking, yet humorous journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability”. A healthy and delicious plant-based meal will be served. A discussion will follow the film, led by Jody Perrecone, member of the Sustain Rockford committee — a grass root environmental group that advocates and educates for practices and policies that protect our community’s land, air and water to benefit all. 2014. NR. 90 min.

    Advance Registration REQUIRED. NO WALK-INS. Register by: 4/18

    • April 24, 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • William Reif Gallery
    • 10
    Register

    Monday, April 24
    6:00–9:00 pm

    IPDH and CDC face mask guidelines will be observed.

    All are welcome. We will watch the film while eating dinner and then have a discussion of the film, characters, and artistry.

    Ruby is the only hearing member of a deaf family from Gloucester, Massachusetts. At 17, she works mornings before school to help her parents and brother keep their fishing business afloat. But in joining her high school’s choir club, Ruby finds herself drawn to both her duet partner and her latent passion for singing. 2021. PG-13. 111 min.

    Advance Registration REQUIRED. NO WALK-INS. Register by: 4/22


Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software