Irish-American Sean Scully’s work in Sean Scully: Landline—on view from February 23 – May 19, 2019—is influenced by his experience as an immigrant. Styx is the last of three films dealing with the challenges and dangers facing immigrants and refugees.
Admission: $10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $7 members; free for Film Stars.
This tense drama depicts the transformation of a strong woman torn from her contented world during a sailing trip. When she is faced with saving a group of refugees shipwrecked on the high seas, she is shown the limits of her importance.
2018. Germany. 94 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Wolfgang Fischer. Starring Susanne Wolff and Gedion Oduor Wekesa.
Image: Still from Styx.