RSFF10 - The Lady in the Van - PB
Riverside Saginaw Film Festival showing of The Lady in the Van at the Pit and Balcony on Friday 8 pm.
UK 2015 PG-13 Comedy/Drama 104 mins
Author and playwright Alan Bennett befriends Mary Shepherd, a homeless woman, and allows her to park her van in his driveway. She eventually stays there for 15 years. He finds out that she is Margaret Fairchild, student of a famous pianist, who lead a relatively checkered life. A good cast is headed by Maggie Smith and Jim Broadbent as well as Alex Jennings as Alan Bennett.
"The joy of the film comes in watching Smith work her magic." Linda Barnard, Toronto Star
This film is sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at SVSU.
Pit and Balcony Theater (View)
805 N. Hamilton
Saginaw, MI 48602
|Minimum Age: 16|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|