Entertainment at Eight at The LOFT

Entertainment at Eight is a film screening group, which gathers twice a month to watch and discuss both contemporary and classic LGBT and mainstream films.

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Entertainment at Eight meets on the 2nd & 4th Saturday of every month at 8:00pm.

Saturday, August 10th, 8pm

The Theory of Everything (2014)

Synopsis: In the 1960s, Cambridge University student and future physicist Stephen Hawking falls in love with fellow collegian Jane Wilde. At 21, Hawking learns that he has motor neuron disease. Despite this - and with Jane at his side - he begins an ambitious study of time, of which he has very little left according to his doctor. He and Jane defy terrible odds and break new ground in the fields of medicine and science, achieving more than either could hope to imagine.

Run Time: 2 hours, 3 minutes

Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, et al.

Director: James Marsh

Click here to view the trailer.


Saturday, August 24th, 8pm

The Kite Runner (2007)

Synopsis: Spanning from the final days of Afghanistan's monarchy to the atrocities of the Taliban reign, an epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, an unlikely friendship develops between Amir, the son of a wealthy Afghan businessman, and Hassan, a servant to Amir and his father. During a kite-flying tournament, an unspeakable event changes the nature of their relationship forever. As an adult haunted by the childhood betrayal, Amir seeks redemption by returning to his war-torn native land to make peace with himself and reconcile his cowardice.

Run Time: 2 hours, 7 minutes

Stars: Khalid Abdalla, Zekeria Ebrahimi, Ahman Khan, Mahmoodzada, et al.

Director: Marc Forster

Click here to view the trailer.


LOFT Social Groups are open groups which welcome everyone ages 18 and over. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend. Donations are welcome. They are lead by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance.

There is no fee to attend groups but a $5 donation is suggested, more if you can, less if you can’t.  Fees related to activities are to the responsibility of participants.

WHEN
September 14, 2011 at 8pm - 11pm
WHERE
The LOFT: LGBT Community Center
252 Bryant Ave
White Plains, NY 10605
United States
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