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Film Series: Silence of the Lambs

1991. USA. Dir: Jonathan Demme. With Jodie Foster. 118 min. 35mm print.


To thwart a serial killer who skins young women, a green FBI agent seeks help from infamous cannibal Hannibal Lecter (Sir Anthony Hopkins, chewing scenery and faces). Their uneasy relationship sews together the slimy threads of this nail-biting, Oscar-sweeping thriller.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / $5

Film Series: Stop Making Sense

1984. USA. Dir: Jonathan Demme. Documentary. 88 min. 35mm print.

 

True, the world’s foremost (post)-punk/art/funk/dance/world/new-wave band may have broken up over twenty years ago, but just for one night it doesn’t have to be true. Arresting visuals and an awe-inspiring set list bring you closer than humanly possible to David Byrne and the band in their prime during this concert movie filmed on Talking Heads’ 1983 tour.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / $5