Calendar of Events

This Week

Date:
Sunday, July 16, 2017
Time:
11 a.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester International Jewish Film Festival. In never-before-seen footage, former prime minister David Ben-Gurion reflects on the loss of his wife, his personal health and political legacy, and his hopes for Middle East peace.
Date:
Sunday, July 16, 2017
Time:
1 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester International Jewish Film Festival. Two senior citizens discover it’s never too late to fall in love in this unabashedly sentimental romance.
Date:
Sunday, July 16, 2017
Time:
5 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester International Jewish Film Festival. In this tender coming-of-age drama, a Jewish boy finds friendship and safety in the shelter of a children’s hospital in Nazi-occupied France.
Date:
Sunday, July 16, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester International Jewish Film Festival. Three Italian-Jewish brothers set off on a journey through Tuscany, in search of a cave where they hid as children to escape the Nazis.
Date:
Monday, July 17, 2017
Time:
1:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Senior Matinee. The inimitable Humphrey Bogart plays Rick, the sharp and cynical owner of a nightclub in WWII-era Morocco, haunted by memories of deserted lover Ilsa. Free for ages 55 and older.
Date:
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
America’s Favorite Pastime | Silent Tuesdays. In a rollicking action comedy that rivals the masterful Safety Last, Harold Lloyd plays dreamer and schemer Harold “Speedy” Swift.
Date:
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Artist in Person. Though confined to a nursing home, 90-year-old Melvin Wisdahl lives an interior life, filled with images of the war he fought in, the struggles of the early Norwegian settlers of North Dakota, his ghost town of a home, his love of the ever-evolving and threatened land.
Date:
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Primal Screen | Rochester Premiere. A dying sheikh wishes to be buried in the legendary Moroccan city of Sijilmasa, across the majestic Atlas Mountains, led by a young man who speaks and acts like a prophet.
Date:
Friday, July 21, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Tricks through Time. Manipulating narrative and audience expectations, Vertigo stands as perhaps the most profoundly fascinating and disturbing film ever to emerge from the Hollywood system.