John Whitney “Whit” Stillman is an Academy Award-winning American writer-director. He has written and directed several comedies of manners, including: Metropolitan, Barcelona, and most recently Love and Friendship.
6pm | Reception
6:30pm | Onstage conversation with Whit Stillman
7pm | Film screening: Love and Friendship
Love and Friendship
In this witty comedic period drama based on Jane Austen’s novella Lady Susan, Lady Susan Vernon takes up temporary residence at her in-laws’ estate. While there, she is determined to be a matchmaker for her daughter Frederica—and for herself.
2016. USA. 92 min. Rated PG. Starring Kate Beckinsale and Chloë Sevigny. Click to watch the trailer.
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
Free for Insider Access Members (and above)
Tickets will be available for purchase online until 11:59pm on March 20; any remaining tickets will be sold at the door.