Weekday afternoon session

This week’s Afternoon Session, from June 13th to 17th, will screen the films Jenny Gets Married (2015), A Proof of Love (2009), The Selection (2013) and more. The feature films are shown during the afternoon hours, right after the special edition of O Cravo e a Rosa. See the full schedule.

Monday, June 13 – Jenny Getting Married – Weekday Afternoon Session

The week starts with the screening of the movie Jenny Vai Casar. The protagonist is under pressure from her family to find a husband and start a family – they are unaware that she is a lesbian and has a girlfriend, Kitty. When she finally reveals her sexual orientation to her parents, they go into crisis, but the girl decides to marry her beloved regardless of her family’s approval.

Original Title: Jenny’s Wedding

Cast: Alexis Bledel; Linda Emond; Grace Gummer; Katherine Heigl; Sam Mcmurray; Tom Wilkinson;

Directed by: Mary Donoghue

Nationality: American

Time: 3:30 pm

Tuesday, June 14 – A Proof of Love

Tuesday will be exciting with the screening of the movie A Proof of Love. The feature film tells the story of Anna, an eleven-year-old girl who, from birth, underwent several medical procedures to help her older sister, Kate, who suffers from leukemia. The girl shakes the lives of the entire family when she decides to face her parents and ask for her medical emancipation.

Original Title: My Sister’s Keeper

Cast: Cameron Diaz, Jason Patric, Abigail Breslin, Sofia Vassilieva, Alec Baldwin, Jeffrey Markle, Heather Wahlquist, Joan Cusack

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Nationality: American

Time: 3:30 pm

Wednesday, June 15 – The Selection – Weekday Afternoon Session

In The Selection, Portia works in the applications office at Princeton University, one of the most prestigious educational institutions in the country. About to receive a promotion, she puts everything on the line when her old friend John says he suspects he has found Jeremiah, the boy Portia gave up for adoption years ago. She decides to reconnect with the young man and reconnect with her past.

Original Title: Admission

Cast: Lily Tomlin; Michael Sheen; Nat Wolff; Paul Rudd; Tina Fey; Travaris Spears

Directed by: Paul Weitz

Nationality: American

Time: 3:30 pm

Thursday, June 16 – Hit or Run in London

The action film Hit or Run in London (2003) begins with Wang discovering that his father, keeper of the Imperial Seal, has been murdered by thieves who stole the relic. He teams up with Roy and they leave for London, where the bad guys are, to avenge the death and recover the seal.

Original Title: Shanghai Knights

Cast: Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson, Aaron Johnson, Tom Fisher, Aidan Gillen, Fann Wong

Directed by: David Dobkin

Nationality: American

Time: 3:30 pm

Friday, June 17 – Os Parças 2 – Weekday Afternoon Session

The week ends with the screening of Os Parças 2 (2019). Romeo needs to get money and leave the country as soon as possible to escape China, who is out of jail and seeks revenge. He has the help of his friends Toinho, Ray Van and Pilôra, who team up to renovate a summer camp and earn money. However, the establishment begins to compete with the exquisite neighboring colony.

Original Title: Os Parças 2

Cast: Tom Cavalcante, Whindersson Nunes, Tirullipa, Bruno de Luca

Directed by: Cris D’Amato

Brazilian nationality

Time: 3:30 pm

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