Oxnard Film Society screens THE LAST SUIT on Monday, November 5


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This event finished on 05 November 2018



Oxnard Film Society

Monday Night Foreign Film Series

Two Screenings – 3:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

Monday Nov 5: THE LAST SUIT (El ultimo traje)

2018 Argentina 2018 Drama/Comedy NR 1hr 32minutes

In Spanish, Yiddish, German and Polish with English Subtitles

At 88, Abraham Bursztein is seeing his place in the world rapidly disappear. His kids have sold his Buenos Aires residence, set him up to move to a retirement home, and disagree on how to handle his fading health. But Abraham survived the Holocaust, made a successful life in a foreign land, and isn’t about to quietly fade away. Instead, he plots a secret one-way trip to Poland, where he plans to find the Christian friend who saved him from certain death at the end of World War II, and to keep his promise to return one day. Comedic and poignant in equal measure, from Argentina to Spain, across Germany and finally to Poland, Abraham is on his own but also accompanied by the characters he meets along the way, who both help him and need his help. A standout among these is the iconic Spanish actress Angela Molina, as the proprietor of the Madrid hotel where he stays. With its klezmer-driven score, evocative cinematography and fleet pacing, THE LAST SUIT approaches its weighty themes with a light touch that illuminates a serious story.

SCREENING – PLAZA CINEMAS 14, 255 WEST 5TH STREET, OXNARD, CA 93030

Fresh and Fabulous Open until 6:30pm next to theatre for your dining pleasure.

 

 


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