VOLUNTEER PICK: YOU CAN COUNT ON ME on 35MM
May 11, 12, 19
YOU CAN COUNT ON ME on 35MM
The final screening on 5/19 will have a post-film discussion between special curator Michael Radelich and OFS program director Rob Patrick
OFS volunteer of the year, Michael Radelich presents You Can Count On Me, a 2000 American drama film starring Laura Linney, Mark Ruffalo, Rory Culkin, and Matthew Broderick. Written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan, it tells the story of Sammy (Laura Linney), a single mother living in a small town, and her complicated relationships with family and friends. The film and its performances received highly positive reviews among critics, and earned dozens of award nominations and awards at film festivals, especially during the awards season, including two Oscar nominations.
Dir: Kenneth Lonergan / 2001 / US / 111 min
ABOUT VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR MICHAEL RADELICH:
Michael Radelich is a native New Yorker, nonfiction writer, gourmand and traveller. A former elementary educator in Brooklyn, Michael was also a university teacher of 28 years. Michael is a celebrated and longstanding Olympia Film Society volunteer, and can likely bench press 10 film reel canisters at any given time. Even though Michael has degrees in mathematics, literature, and writing, his dog Bob is still the scholar of the household.
SCREENING: SAT 5/11 6:30PM; SUN 5/12 5:00PM; SUN 5/19 7:30PM
Tickets available at the box office 1/2 hour before showtimes.