Ancaster Film Fest screens Short Term 12 starring Brie Larson at 1 and 7:15 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 20. Doors open at 12:15 and 8:15 p.m.
All Is Lost starring Robert Redford in a likely Oscar nominated performance folows at 4 p.m. Doors open at 3:15. Screenings tale place at Ancaster Silver City. Non-members pay $9 at the matinees and $10 at the evening screening. Proceeds go to the Hamilton Out of the Cold program. From the last screenings, $1,000 was donated to the program.
All Is Lost is an open-water thriller about one man’s battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is damaged at sea.
Short Term 12 is told through the eyes of a twenty-something supervisor at a foster-care facility for at-risk teenagers.
Passionate and tough, Grace is a formidable caretaker of the kids in her charge - and in love with her long-term boyfriend and co-worker, Mason.
But Grace's own difficult past - and the surprising future that suddenly presents itself - throw her into unforeseen confusion.
Ancaster Film Fest is a member of the Toronto International Film Festival's Film Circuit, which is dedicated to bringing the best of International and Canadian films to communities across the country. For more information visit www.ancasterfilmfest.ca or call 905-648-2277 .