Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
Sun, Jul 12, 2020
12:00pm

CINEMATHEQUE VIRTUAL SCREENINGS
GUEST OF HONOUR Virtual Screening + Online Q&A
Co-presented by Canada Now with the support of the Armenian Film Society

THIS SCREENING IS ONLINE ONLY

Buy tickets through Kino Marquee to watch this beginning on 7/10 and then join us for a Zoom Q&A with the filmmakers!

RSVP here for the online discussion with the director and star.

To view the online discussion, you will need to have the Zoom video application installed on your computer beforehand. It can be downloaded at https://zoom.us/ You will receive a Zoom link the day of the online discussion. If you have any issue connecting to our Q&A, please email virtual@americancinematheque.com and we will do our best to assist you.

Online discussion with director Atom Egoyan and stars David Thewlis and Luke Wilson, moderated by Jeremy Podeswa, at noon PDT on Sunday, July 12.
Virtual Premiere!

GUEST OF HONOUR
2020, Kino Lorber, 105 min, Canada, Dir: Atom Egoyan

Jim (David Thewlis) and his daughter Veronica (Laysla De Oliveira), a high school music teacher, attempt to unravel their complicated histories and intertwined secrets in the latest film from Academy Award nominee Atom Egoyan (THE SWEET HEREAFTER), which weaves through time exploring perception and penance, memory and forgiveness. A hoax instigated by an aggressive school bus driver (Rossif Sutherland) goes very wrong. Accused of abusing her position of authority with 17-year-old Clive (Alexandre Bourgeois) and another student, Veronica is imprisoned. Convinced that she deserves to be punished for crimes she committed at an earlier age, Veronica rebuffs her father’s attempts to secure her early release. Confused and frustrated by her intransigence, Jim's anguish begins to impinge on his job. As a food inspector, he wields great power over small, family-owned restaurants. It’s a power he doesn’t hesitate to use. While preparing Jim's funeral, Veronica confides the secrets of her past to Father Greg (Luke Wilson), who may hold the final piece of this father-daughter puzzle.


Aero Theatre • Sun, Jul 12, 2020 • 12:00pm

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