Closing Film: The Beetle & Reception
1:00 PM RECEPTION
McArthur Hall, 50 Adams St., Biddeford
(Less than two blocks from City Theater)
3:00 PM The Beetle
City Theater, 205 Main St., Biddeford
City Theater / 205 Main Street / Biddeford
Director: Yishai Orian
Country: Israel, 2008- Documentary
Duration: 70 Min
Language: Arabic and Hebrew w/English subtitles
Director Yishai Orian is married to Eliraz, but is in love with his old VW Beetle. Eliraz is about to give birth to their first child, and the soon-to-be mother is anxious to get rid of the old wreck, which she feels is unsuitable for the baby. As the argument heats up whether to junk or invest in rehabilitating the Beetle, Yishai goes on a journey that starts with the previous owners of the Beetle and ends with an attempt to save his old love. The Beetle is a heartwarming and hilarious personal story of one mans quest. A must see for any one whos every loved a car.
205 Main St.
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|