Greenwich Library | Friends Friday Films http://www.greenwichlibrary.org http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/images/greenwichtree.jpg Greenwich Library http://www.greenwichlibrary.org Friends Friday Films at Greenwich Library. en-us 60 Friends Friday Films: No Film <b>When:</b> Friday, December 26, 2014 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>No Friday Filmhttp://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24804 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24804 Friends Friday Films - Saving Mr. Banks <b>When:</b> Friday, January 02, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>SAVING MR. BANKS (2013)<br /><br />With Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, Colin Farrell, Paul Giamatti. Directed by John Lee Hancock. This is how Walt Disney courted author P.L. Travers into giving him the film rights to Mary Poppins in 1961. A battle of wills ensues with Disney promising to be faithful to the book and Travers amassing many doubts. 125 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24782 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24782 Friends Friday Films - To the Wonder <b>When:</b> Friday, January 09, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>TO THE WONDER (2012)<br /><br />With Ben Affleck Rachel McAdams, Javier Bardem, Olga Kurylenko. Directed by Terrence Malick. A Stunningly beautiful and elusive film about a man who falls in love in Paris and brings his wife back to Oklahoma. Oklahoma isn't Paris for her and big changes unfold. Told almost like a silent film with gorgeous images and rapturous music. 112 min. Rated R.<br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24783 All Ages http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24783 Friends Friday Films - Twenty feet from Stardom <b>When:</b> Friday, January 16, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM (2013) <br /><br />With Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer, The Waters Family. Directed by Morgan Neville. Stories of the great rock n' roll backup singers told by interviews with Bette Midler, Mick Jagger, Stevie Wonder, and Bruce Springsteen. Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. 89 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24784 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24784 Friends Friday Films - Frances Ha <b>When:</b> Friday, January 23, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>FRANCES HA (2012) <br /><br />With Greta Gerwig, Adam Driver. Directed by Noah Baumgarten. A young free-spirited twenty-something Brooklynite struggles to make a living and find love and in the process must move to smaller and smaller apartments. The only thing upwardly mobile is her spirit. Gerwig's performance is offbeat and unusual. 85 min. Rated R. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:49 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24785 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24785 Friends Friday Films - The Easy Life- Il Sorpasso <b>When:</b> Friday, January 30, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>THE EASY LIFE- IL SORPASSO (ITALY-1962)<br /><br />Whith Vittorio Gassman, Jean-Louis Trintignant. Catherine Spaak. Directed by Dino Risi. An odd couple road trip with a freewheeling bachelor and a straightlaced law student taking a madcap trip from Rome to Tuscany. Considered the holy grail of commedia all'italiana. In Italian with English subtitles. 105 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. <br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24786 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24786 Friends Friday Films - Her <b>When:</b> Friday, February 06, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>HER (2013) <br /><br />With Joaquin Phoenix, Scarlett Johansson, Amy Adams. Directed by Spike Jonze. A guy who writes letters online for people who can't express themselves is himself very lonely. For him, the perfect companion is his computer's operating system. A boy-meets-operating-system romance that some may find disturbing while others can't stop laughing. Very thoughtful and provocative. 120 min, Rated R. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24787 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24787 Friends Friday Films - Le Week-End <b>When:</b> Friday, February 13, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>LE WEEK-END (BRITAIN-2013)<br /><br />With Jim Broadbent, Lindsay Duncan, Jeff Goldblum. Directed by Roger Mitchell. A British couple go off to Paris for a weekend to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary. A romantic drama that explores the highs and lows of their relationship. 93 min. Rated R. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions.<br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. <br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24788 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24788 Friends Friday Films - Paris Blues <b>When:</b> Friday, February 20, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>PARIS BLUES (1961)<br /><br />With Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Sidney Poitier, Louis Armstrong, Diahann Carroll. Directed by Martin Ritt. Two Parisian jazz musicians team up romantically with two American tourists against a background score by Duke Ellington, Shown in conjunction with February highlighting Duke Ellington in Peterson Jazz month at Greenwich Library. 98 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24789 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24789 Friends Friday Films - Herb and Dorothy <b>When:</b> Friday, February 27, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>HERB AND DOROTHY (2009)<br /><br />With Herb Vogel and Dorothy Vogel. Directed by Megumi Sasaki. Can a postal clerk and a librarian find happiness amassing a minimal and conceptual art collection of 4,000 pieces? And how did they do it on civil servant salaries? Fascinating story of two devoted collectors. 86 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.<br />This Series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24790 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24790 Friends Friday Films - Ida <b>When:</b> Friday, March 06, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>IDA (POLAND-2013)<br /><br />With Agata Kulesza, Agata Trzebuchowska. Directed by Pawel Pawlikowski. A young novitiate nun in 1962 Poland is on the verge of taking her wows when she discovers a dark family secret dating back to the years of the Nazi occupation. In Polish with English subtitles. 80 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.<br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24791 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24791 Friends Friday Films - Captain Phillips <b>When:</b> Friday, March 13, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>CAPTAIN PHILLIPS (2013)<br /><br />With Tom Hanks, Catherine Keener, Barkhad Abdi. Directed by Paul Greengrass. A U.S. cargoship captain finds his ship surrounded by Somali pirates. A tense standoff follows with Hanks doing his usual superlative job. Based on a true story. 134 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24754 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24754 Friends Friday Films - Tim's Vermeer <b>When:</b> Friday, March 20, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>TIM'S VERMEER (2013) <br /><br />With Tim Jenison, Penn Jillette, Martin Mull, David Hockney. Directed by Teller. Magicians Penn and Teller produced this film to try and find out if Vermeer was a genius or a tinkerer who cheated on his paintings by using optical devices. Inventor Tim Jenison tries to recreate "The Music Lesson" even though he has never held a paintbrush in his hand. 80 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24792 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24792 Friends Friday Films - Tales from the Crypt <b>When:</b> Friday, March 27, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>TALES FROM THE CRYPT (1972)<br /><br />With Ralph Richardson, Peter Cushing, Joan Collins, Patrick Magee. Directed by Freddie Francis. Five horror film episodes based on William Gaines' outlandish EC comics of the 50s. The Flinn Gallery is running a current show KA-POW! WHEN COMICS IMPERILED AMERICA March 19-April 29 exhibiting these comics in their original panels from the early 50s. 92 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24793 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24793 Good Friday - No Friends Friday Film <b>When:</b> Friday, April 03, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>No Film Tonight.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24794 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24794 Friends Friday Films - American Hustle <b>When:</b> Friday, April 10, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>AMERICAN HUSTLE (2013)<br /><br />With Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence. Directed by David O. Russell. Screwball comedy lives as a con man with a dad comb-over enlists a renegade FBI agent on a scam that thrusts them into the treacherous world of New Jersey power players and underworld heavies. Outrageous film that is based on the Abscam scandal of 1978. 129 min. Rated R. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.<br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24795 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24795 Friends Friday Films - Babes in Arms - Mickey Rooney Tribute <b>When:</b> Friday, April 17, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>BABES IN ARMS (1939)- MICKEY ROONEY TRIBUTE<br /><br />With Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland. Directed by Busby Berkeley. A tribute to the hugely talented Mr. Rooney who passed away a year ago. Rooney and friends have 30 days to put together a show that's Broadway calibre or else be thrown into a state work school. Highly energized fun. 93 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free.<br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. <br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24796 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24796 Friends Friday Films - The Train <b>When:</b> Friday, April 24, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>THE TRAIN (1964)<br /><br />With Burt Lancaster, Jeanne Moreau, Paul Scofield, Michel Simon. Directed by John Frankenheimer. A thrilling tense race to save a trainload of art from being transported back to Germany by the Nazis. One of the best action films of the 1960s Shown as a companion piece <br />to next week's The Monuments Men. 140 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24797 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24797 Friends Friday Films - The Monuments Men <b>When:</b> Friday, May 01, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>THE MONUMENTS MEN (2014) <br /><br />With George Clooney, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, John Goodman, Matt Damon. Directed by George Clooney. As the Americans and Russians closed in on Germany in 1944, the race was on to recover all the art stolen by the Nazis and stashed in caves and castles. Local Cos Cob resident and actress, Florence Phillips, is the daughter of one of the real life Monuments Men. She will grace our stage for some remarks beforehand. 112 min.<br /><br />Admissions to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24798 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24798 Friends Friday Films - The Grand Seduction <b>When:</b> Friday, May 08, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>THE GRAND SEDUCTION (NEWFOUNDLAND-2013)<br /><br />With Brendan Gleeson, Taylor Kitsch. Directed by Don Mckellar. A down-on-its-luck fishing village tries to get a full-time doctor to agree to live there to better lure a petrochemical plant to replace the long-gone fishing business and bring much-needed jobs. A graceful, feather light comedy 115 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24799 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24799 Friends Friday Films - The Stories we Tell <b>When:</b> Friday, May 15, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>THE STORIES WE TELL (CANADA-2012)<br /><br />With Joanna Polley, John Buchan, Michael Polley. Directed by Sarah Polley. Highly acclaimed riveting documentary by filmmaker/actress Sarah Polley who's trying to find out who her biological father was by untangling a myriad of interviews of family and acquaintances. <br />108 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions.<br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. <br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24800 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24800 Friends Friday Films - Enough Said <b>When:</b> Friday, May 29, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>ENOUGH SAID (2013) <br /><br />With Julia Louis-Dreyfus, James Gandolfini, Catherine Keener. A newly divorced masseuse fears her imminent empty nester status but finds another kindly man, also an empty nester who may change her life. Likeable characters and moving and perceptive. 93 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24801 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24801 Greenwich Film Festival - No Friday Film <b>When:</b> Friday, June 05, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 9:00 AM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library<br><br>Greenwich Film Festival - No Friday Filmhttp://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25266 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=25266 Friends Friday Films - The Secret Life of Walter Mitty <b>When:</b> Friday, June 12, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY (2014)<br /><br />With Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Shirley MacLaine, Sean Penn. Directed by Ben Stiller. Comic adaptation of the James Thurber story about a milquetoast incapable of standing up for himself except in his fantasy adventure daydream life. And what a life it is! Spectacular adventures carry us off to the far corners of the earth. 125 min.<br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24767 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24767 Friends Friday Films - As it is in Heaven-SA Som I Himmelen <b>When:</b> Friday, June 19, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>AS IT IS IN HEAVEN-SA SOM I HIMMELEN (SWEDEN 2004)<br /><br />With Michael Nykvist, Frida Hallgren Ingela Olsson. Directed by Kay Pollak. A world famous music conductor retreats to his small hometown to rest and recover from a heart attack. R&R isn't on the local folks' menu, however, and soon he is dragged into a musical merry-go-round with the local choir. A dramatic, romantic, and funny ode to love and art complete with snowscapes and the midnight sun. In Swedish with English subtitles. 132 min. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24802 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24802 Friends Friday Films - Chef <b>When:</b> Friday, June 26, 2015 - 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>CHEF (2014)<br /><br />With Jon Favreau, Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo, Scarlett Johannesse, Dustin Hoffman, Robert Downey, Jr. Directed by Jon Favreau. A chef gets fed up (pun intended)cooking the same old/same old and heads off with his son in a fixed up food truck from L.A. to Miami, to New Orleans, Austin, and back to L.A. He gets to cook his way and we get a great food fest and travelogue. Funny and foodie. 115 min. Rated R. <br /><br />Admission to the Friends Friday Films is free. <br />This series is made available by your membership contributions. <br />Show time is 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:40 p.m. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24803 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=24803