Friday Flicks @ Fowler: 25th Anniversary
Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Friday Flicks @ Fowler 2019 will kick off the season with these award-winning films -
January 18, 7:00 p.m.
QUARTET (UK 2012)
British comedy about retired opera singers who live at the Beecham House, a retirement home for former singers and musicians, designed after the Casa di Riposo per Musicisti in Milan, Italy founded by Giuseppe Verdi. All the guests in the retirement home continue to be engaged in lecturing and initiating young people to music. Director Dustin Hoffman. 98 min., PG-13
January 25, 7:00 p.m.
VICTORIA AND ABDUL (UK 2017)
A British biographical comedy-drama about the real-life relationship between Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and her Indian Muslim servant Abdul Karim. Based on the book Victoria and Abdul by Shrabani Basu. Director: Stephen Frears. 111 min., PG 13
Free admission. Door opens at 6:00 at our Fowler Branch. Sponsored by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library.