Seniors (62+) & Students with ID: $9
Film Stars: FREE
Let’s GO Arts! Members: Buy one, get one free
3:15pm: Tour of Afrocosmologies
4pm: Film screening
6pm: Dinner in Morgan Great Hall prepared in consultation with a special guest chef
Matriarch Mama Joe has held her family together for 40 years around a Sunday dinner of soul food. When she is hospitalized, the dinners stop and tensions among her three daughters start to break the family apart. Mama Joe’s grandson plots to reunite the family.
Tour, film, and dinner: $69; $65 members. Tickets must be purchased online in advance.
Regular film admission applies for those who only wish to attend the screening: $10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars.
1997. USA. 115 min. Rated R. Directed by George Tillman Jr. Starring Vanessa Williams, Vivica A. Fox, Nia Long.
In this Holiday Comedy Classic a New York district attorney moved to pity by the Christmas season lets a shoplifter out on bail and offers her a ride home to Indiana. Complications ensue along the way.
1940. USA. 94 min. Not rated. Directed by Mitchell Leisen. Starring Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray.
In this Holiday Comedy Classic a food writer who has lied about being the perfect housewife must try to cover her deception when her boss and a returning war hero invite themselves to her home for a traditional family Christmas.
1945. USA. 101 min. Not Rated. Directed by Peter Godfrey. Starring Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, Sydney Greenstreet.