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McCullers Centennial: A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud and A Domestic Dilemma
March 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An evening in honor of Carson McCullers, a resident of Nyack from 1945 to 1967. After these films, both adapted from short stories by McCullers, stay for a discussion with directors Karen Allen and Kristi Zea; Director of the Carson McCullers Center, Nick Norwood; and moderator Susanna Styron.
This is a FREE program. Reservation information will be provided soon.
A TREE. A ROCK. A CLOUD.
Directed by Karen Allen
With Jeffrey DeMunn, James McMenamin and Jackson Smith
USA, 2016, 30 minutes
Wisdom is passed from an older man to a young boy when they meet by chance in the early morning hours at a roadside café in 1947.
A DOMESTIC DILEMMA
Directed by Kristi Zea
With Andie MacDowell, Ray Liotta
USA, 1991, 30 minutes
An exploration of a marriage that’s on the rocks because of the wife’s drinking problem.
Community Partners: Nyack Library, Nyack Center, Rockland Pride
Presented by Rivertown Film and the Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians at Columbus State University.