Weekly Feature



2015-02-26 / Entertainment

Film/Video

thurs. 26

Force Majeure — Buffalo premier of Ruben Ustlund’s 2014 award-winning funny psychodrama that tells the story of a Swedish family on a skiing holiday in the French Alps when an avalanche happens and shakes up their entire world, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at the Screening Room, 3131 Sheridan Drive, Northtown Business Center, Amherst; $. 837-0376, www.screeningroom.net

fri. 27-sun. 1 & tues. 3

Casablanca — The 1942 romance directed by Michael Curtiz features Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman and Paul Henreid, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27, through Sunday, March 1, and Tuesday, March 3, at the Screening Room, 3131 Sheridan Drive, Northtown Business Center, Amherst; $. 837-0376, www.screeningroom.net

sun. 1

Andrea Chenier — David McVicar directs a new Royal Opera House production of Umberto Giordano’s passionate opera of liberty and love in the French Revolution, starring Jonas Kaufmann and Eva-Maria Westbroek, and conducted by Antonio Pappano, 11 a.m. Sunday, March 1, at Dipson Amherst Theatre, 3500 Main St., Buffalo; $. 834-7655, www.dipsontheatres.com

tues. 3

Barbarella — Roger Vadim’s 1968 fantasy film featuring Jane Fonda, John Phillip Law, Anita Pallenberg and Milo O’Shea. The film is set in the 41st century where a highly sexual woman is assigned with finding and stopping the evil Durand Durand, 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, as part of the Buffalo Film Seminars, at Dipson Amherst Theatre, 3500 Main St., Buffalo; $. www.buffalofilmsemindars.com

wed. 4

Patti Smith: Dream of Life — Presented by Squeaky Wheel and Just Buffalo Literary Center in conjunction with the speaking appearance of Smith in April as part of the Just Buffalo Literary Center’s Babel series. “Dream of Life” is an intimate portrayal of the legendary poet, painter and musician’s life, 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, at Squeaky Wheel, Market Arcade Building, 617 Main St., Buffalo; $. www.squeaky.org or www.justbuffalo.org

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