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Silver Screenings: The Big Short (2015)
Sunday, September 16, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pmFree
Members & guests—free. Registration deadline: September 14. To register, please scroll down or call the Village office at 773.248.8700.
A comedy-drama about the 2007-2008 financial crisis, starring Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt, and Marisa Tomei. The film employs unconventional techniques to explain complex financial instruments, including a cameo appearance by Richard Thaler (winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize for Economics). The film was nominated for five Oscars and won the prize for Best Adapted Screenplay.
Silver Screenings presents films that you probably saw (or should have seen) a few years ago and will enjoy seeing again. The theater accommodates thirty people and it has real theater seats in banked rows and a big screen. A discussion will follow the movie.
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