Each 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. Please note the revised schedule: 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. See changes to schedule listed for the particular shows.
March 4 – 10: Youth (118 minutes)
A retired orchestra conductor is on holiday with his daughter when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip’s birthday. Starring Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, and Rachel Weisz.
March 11 – 17: 45 Years (93 minutes)
A married couple preparing to celebrate their wedding anniversary receive shattering news that promises to forever change the course of their lives. Starring Charlotte Rampling (Oscar nominee for best actress) and Tom Courtney.
March 18 – 24: Son of Saul (107 minutes, Hungarian, Yiddish, German, Russian, and Polish with subtitles.)
In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival in trying to salvage the body of a boy he takes for his son. Oscar nominee-Best Foreign Film
March 25 – 31: Mustang (97 minutes, Turkish with subtitles)
Five beautiful young sisters become imprisoned in their own home, forbidden by their controlling, conservative elders from having any contact with the outside world — especially boys.
Note: Saturday, March 26, there is no matinee and Thursday, March 31, there will be a 1:30 matinee, but no 7:30 screening.