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Monday Night Film returns to BIG ARTS

By BIG ARTS - | Oct 13, 2020

PHOTO PROVIDED “The Peanut Butter Falcon”

The popular Monday Night Film Series returns to BIG ARTS starting Oct. 26.

The series, which will be shown Mondays at 7 p.m. in the Christensen Performance Hall, features a diverse collection of films selected by the dedicated volunteers of the BIG ARTS Film Committee. The committee, which includes Chair Visnja Gembicki, Stan Gembicki, Di Saggu, Ron Green, Stefi and Don Irwin, Barbara Ruben, Judy Adler and JR Pascal, carefully chose award-winning films from the world’s major film festivals.

Featuring everything from comedy to drama and documentaries, this year’s list include:

– Oct 26: “The Peanut Butter Falcon”

– Nov. 2: “Portrait of a Lady on Fire”

– Nov. 9: “And Then We Danced”

– Nov. 16: “Mr. Jones”

– Nov. 23: “Everybody Knows”

– Nov. 30: “The Painter and the Thief”

– Dec. 7: “The Song of Names”

– Dec. 14: “The Whistlers”

– Dec. 21: “Emma”

– Dec. 28: “Honeyland”

Admission is $10; tickets can be purchased at bigarts.org or by calling 239-395-0900.

BIG ARTS is practicing the highest standards of safety during this challenging time. Visitors are required to wear masks and are asked to be mindful of physical distancing. With physical distancing precautions in mind, BIG ARTS is selling only 50 percent of the seats in the hall. It has enhanced its air filtration system, all surfaces are wiped down between use, a professional sanitation fogger is being used after each gathering, and there are hand sanitation stations throughout the ground floor.

For more information, contact the BIG ARTS box office at 239-395-0900.