March 3, 2017 6:30 pm, Youth Room
The underwater world Pixar creates will enchant you. The creatures she encounters include a sea turtle, an octopus, a whale shark, a common loon and sea lions. Of course she meets up with clownfish Marvin (Albert Brooks) and his son Nemo (Hayden Rolence) and they experience many adventures together.
Dory learns a lot on her courageous quest and so do we: asking for and receiving help, taking risks and persevering, for example. Join us for popcorn during, discussion after. Run time 97 min.; rated PG.
First Friday Films
We hope you enjoy our First Friday Film series as another venue to explore spirituality. Over the course of the year, our “Film Committee” will be offering a variety of different links for your reading pleasure.
The Spirituality & Practice link will take you off the Peace website to an essay on Befriending Films. Thanks to Elana O’Loskey for her creativity and First Friday Film opportunities.
Other Links You May Find Interesting…
- For a general discussion of the opera and it’s spin-offs, en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Cunning_Little_Vixen.
- For BBC 2’s press release regarding the 2003 animation in
collaboration with Opus Arte and the Los Angeles Opera, www.bbc.co.uk/pressoffice/pressreleases/stories/
- For a discussion of Janáček’s musical contributions
and process, www.economist.com/node/822029.
- For a look at the Leos Janáček Festival and Conference,
which was held in February 2013 at the University of North Texas
College of Music see janacek.unt.edu/.
2017 First Friday Films…
- January 13: The Giver
- February 3: A Man Called Ove
- March 3: Finding Dory
First Friday Recaps…
Interested in reading about some of the movies we’ve already seen at Peace? Click here.
- January 8: The Way Way Back
- February 5: The Martian
- March 4: A Little Chaos
- April 1: Trumbo
- May 13: The Cobbler
- June 3: Three Short Films
- July 8: Hail Caesar
- September 11: Beyond Measure
- October 14: The Little Prince
- November 4: Star Trek Beyond
- December 2: A Christmas Story
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