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Talk Cinema: Old Henry
Sneak previews of award-winning indie and foreign films from national and international film festivals.
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021, 7 p.m.
- Tickets: $14
Free Tickets for Veterans: The Center provides free tickets to selected events for eligible veterans. Valid proof of military service is required. Tickets are limited and must be requested by phone or in person at the box office.
About the Event
Old Henry is an action-Western about a widowed farmer and his son who warily take in a mysterious, injured man with a satchel of cash. When a posse of men claiming to be the law come for the money, the farmer must decide who to trust. Defending against a siege of his homestead, he reveals a talent for gunslinging that surprises everyone, calling his true identity into question.
Written and Directed by Potsy Ponciroli
Starring Tim Blake Nelson, Scott Haze, Gavin Lewis with Trace Adkins and Stephen Dorff
Running Time: 1 Hour 45 Minutes
Talk Cinema offers sneak previews of films personally selected by film critic Harlan Jacobson, former editor of Film Comment magazine, published by the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Jacobson created and has programmed the series since 1992. His selections may include an award-winning drama, an outrageous indie comedy, a provocative documentary, or the next breakout hit chosen from among new independent and foreign films from Cannes, Sundance, Toronto, and other internationally ranked film festivals. Discussions with film scholars and special guests follow the screenings.