Mesilla Valley Film Society shows The Dressmaker at Fountain

dressmakerEach week, the Mesilla Valley Film Society presents a film you won’t see in other local movie theaters. The Fountain Theatre is one block south of the Mesilla Plaza at 2469 Calle de Guadalupe. Films are shown evenings at 7:30 p.m.; Saturdays at 1:30 and 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Exceptions: last Thursday of the month: 1:30 matinee but no evening show; last Saturday of the month: no matinee. Ticket prices are regular $7, senior/student $6, member $5, child $5, and Wednesdays $5.

November 5 – 10: Other People (Director: Chris Kelly, 97 minutes)
A struggling comedy writer in New York City (Jesse Plemons) returns home to Sacramento to care for his dying mother (Molly Shannon) in this affecting family drama.

November 11 – 17: Lamb (Director: Yared Zeleke, 94 minutes, Amharic with subtitles)
When an Ethiopian boy moves in with distant relatives, he takes his pet sheep with him, but the upcoming holidays spell danger for his beloved friend.

November 18 – 23 (Note: Closed Thursday, November 24 for Thanksgiving): Certain Women (Director: Kelly Reichardt, 107 minutes)
The lives of three women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail. Starring Michelle Williams, Laura Dern, and Kristen Stewart.

November 25 – December 1 (Note: Saturday November 26, no 1:30 matinee): The Dressmaker (Director: Jocelyn Moorhouse, 118 minutes)
A glamorous woman returns from Paris to her small town in rural Australia. Starring Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, and Liam Hemsworth.