Category Archives: General

Film Series: The Cakemaker

2017. Israel/Germany. Dir: Ofir Raul-Glazer. With Tim Kalkhof, Sarah Adler. 105 min.


A German baker who had an a air with an Israeli businessman travels to Jerusalem upon learning his lover has died. The passionate pastry chef seeks out his lover’s widow and insinuates himself into her life, working at her cafe? while keeping his identity a secret. Can he sustain this deception as the lies accumulate? And at what cost?

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / Free

Cozy Cocoa n Coloring

Happening tonight at Alpha Delt:

Drop/Add is stressful, so come take a break with the Alpha Delta Pham! We’ll have coloring book pages, but feel free to BYOB (bring your own BOOK)! Or just chat around our lovely *~lit~* fireplace with a cup of hot cocoa.

Date: TODAY, February 1
Time: 8-9PM
Place: Alpha Delt

Part of Us: A New Musical

From Second Stage:

Directed by Isaac Gotterer
Music & Lyrics by Cassie Willson and Isaac Gotterer
Book by Isaac Gotterer in collaboration with the cast

cum get ur tickets to this GAY new musical. u might laugh & cry, but u will definitely hear some good tunes :) !!! see u there ;)

Performances:
Thursday, Feb 1 @ 8pm
Friday, Feb 2 @ 8pm
Saturday, Feb 3 @ 2pm AND 7pm

*** tickets will go live on Eventbrite the day of each performance at 12:15 HERE ***

cast:
adam — Amira Leila
anamika — Zurich Deleon
marcus — Jumoke McDuffie-Thurmond
mary — Halie Binstock

if you have any questions contact the SM team: Liz Mitts – emitts[at]wesleyan[dot]edu, Campbell Silverstein – csilverstein[at]wesleyan[dot]edu, or Neha Nascimento – nnascimento[at]wesleyan[dot]edu

Date: Thursday, February 2 through Saturday, February 3
Time: 8PM (Thursday and Friday); 7PM (Saturday)
Place: 92 Theater

Film Series: The Departure

2017. USA. Dir: Lana Wilson. With Ittetsu Nemoto. Documentary. 97 min.


This portrait of a Japanese punk-rocker turned Buddhist suicide-prevention counselor translates the emotional complexities surrounding mortality into cinematic terms, eschewing explanatory narration to instead quietly explore the everyday pain shared by the priest and his patients. Screening to be followed by a Q&A with director Wilson ’05.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / Free

S&C MENU: First Week 1/29-2/1

STAR & CRESCENT RESTAURANT
Located at the Alpha Delta Phi House
LUNCH- 12:00-12:45
DINNER- 5:00-7:00
FIRST THREE FRESHMAN EAT FREE
EVERY DAY!!!

MONDAY
DINNER- Greens w/ Red Wine Vin. Herb Roasted Chicken or Tofu, Garlic Mashed Potato, Maple Glazed Carrots & Caramelized Shallot Sauce
DES- Triple Chocolate Cake

TUESDAY
LUNCH- Ancho Mole Enchiladas w/ Chicken or Tofu
DES- Berry Yogurt
DINNER- Greens w/ Carrot Ginger Vin, Masaman Curry w/ Chicken or Tofu & Jasmine Rice
DES- Coconut Cake

WEDNESDAY
LUNCH- Balsamic Grilled Chicken or Portobello Mushroom, Pesto, Baby Arugula & Mozzarella Grilled Cheese
DES- Strawberry Banana Yogurt
DINNER- Greens w/ Balsamic Vin. Penne A La Vodka w/ Grilled Shrimp or Tofu
DES- Mint Chocolate Cake

THURSDAY
LUNCH- Corn Chowder w/ Herb Focaccia, Garnished w/ Scallion & Bacon(Optional)
DES- Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip, Craisin, & Walnut Cookies
DINNER- Greens w/ Curry Dressing. Dal Saag w/ Basmati Rice & Garlic Naan. VEGAN
DES- Lemon Poppy Cake w/ Berry Coulis & Whipped Cream

Film Series: Witness For the Prosecution

1957. USA. Dir: Billy Wilder. With Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich. 116 min.


Swayed by the a ability of the accused, a wily, bombastic lawyer sacrifices his own health to partake in the legal twists and turns of this enthralling courtroom meller. All seems to go smoothly until the defendant is double-crossed by his sole alibi: his wife.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / Free

Film Series: Shrek 2

2004. USA. Dir: Andrew Adamson, Kelly Asbury, Conrad Vernon. With Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy. Animated. 92 min.


Welcome to the sun-kissed kingdom of Far Far Away! Take a tour of your favorite stars’ castles, or enjoy a hearty lunch at Friar’s Fat Boy restaurant. Watch out for ogres, talking donkeys, feline assassins, and hook-handed pianists voiced by Tom Waits. You may even find your Happily Ever After…

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / Free

Film Series – Contemporary Asian Shorts Series: YOuTH

2013-2017. Taiwan/Japan. 80 min.


Three dazzling young talents – respectively from Yunlin, Taipei, and Tokyo – deliver a refreshing glimpse of East Asia undergoing its unpredictable transformations. This group of new works shares a focus on marginalized youngsters and their confusions regarding sexuality, cultural identities, geography, and class. Co-sponsored by CEAS.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / Free

Film Series: Y Tu Mamá También

2001. Mexico. Dir: Alfonso Cuarón. With Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna. 106 min. 35mm print.


It’s the sexiest Spanish-language film about a summertime road trip ménage a? trois you’ll ever see! Two teen male friends and a mysterious older woman journey across the Mexican countryside in search of fun, freedom, and a better understanding of themselves and their place in the world.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / Free