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‘Escalation’ Documentary About Relationship Violence: Screening & Discussion, March 27 & 28

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Adults and teenagers are invited to two separate screenings of Escalation — a powerful and emotional engaging film that illuminates the warning signs of unhealthy and potentially dangerous relationships. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Haze,’ Documentary on Alcohol Poisoning and Binge Drinking: Monday Night at Darien Library

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Come see the movie “Haze” on Monday night at Darien Library. The movie is about a college student from Fairfield County who died in September 2004 from alcohol poisoning after passing out on a couch in his fraternity house following a hazing initiation at the University of Colorado. A panel discussion with questions from the audience will follow. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Focus on French Cinema Film Fest Kicks Off in Stamford, Then a Weekend of Films in Greenwich

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The annual Focus on French Cinema film festival, which takes place in a few weeks in Stamford, Greenwich and Manhattan, has notable French directors and actors coming for a visit, along with at least 19 films, many shown in the area for the first time. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Allied’ with Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard: Friday Night Feature at Darien Library

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Allied, tonight’s Darien Library Friday Night Feature, will be shown at 6:30 and 8:45 p.m. In this WWII spy thriller, Canadian airman Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) and French Resistance operative Marianne Beauséjour (Marion Cotillard) pose as a married couple for a dangerous mission in Casablanca. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Hacksaw Ridge’ Friday Night Feature at Darien Library, 6:30 and 9 PM

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Here’s everything you need to know about Darien Library’s “Friday Night Feature” film, Hacksaw Ridge, playing at 6:30 and 9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 24. Mel Gibson directed this biopic about World War II Army medic Desmond Doss (played here by Andrew Garfield). (more…) Continue Reading →

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Take Your Kids to ‘Moana’ at 4:15 PM, Wednesday; Donate a Toy/Gift for Admission

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Attention movie lovers: Mark your calendars on Wednesday, Nov. 30, the annual “Community-Wide Movie” benefiting the Darien Human Services Holiday gift drive will again take place at the Darien Playhouse. (more…) Continue Reading →

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