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Call Me by Your Name - Film Screening

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
7:00pm – 10:00pm

Other
Avon Theater, 272 Bedford Street, Stamford

Call Me by Your Name, the Academy Award-winning film from Luca Guadagnino, is a sensual and transcendent tale of first love, based on the acclaimed novel by André Aciman. In the summer of 1983, in the north of Italy, Elio Perlman, (Timothée Chalamet) a 17-year-old American spends his days in his family's 17th century villa lazily transcribing music and flirting with his friend Marzia (Esther Garrel). One day Oliver (Armie Hammer), a 24-year-old graduate student working on his doctorate arrives as the annual summer intern tasked with helping Elio's father (Michael Stuhlbarg), an eminent professor specializing in Greco-Roman culture. Soon, Elio and Oliver discover a summer that will alter their lives forever.

A post-film Q&A with author André Aciman, moderated by Dr. Frederick Roden will follow the screening.

Co-presented by the UConn Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life, UConn Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS), and Triangle Community Center.

Tickets: Nonmembers - $13 Members - $8 Students/Seniors - $10

LANGUAGE: English RATING: R RUNNING TIME: 130 minutes

Learn more at: http://www.avontheatre.org/films/618/special-event:-call-me-by-your-name

If you require an accommodation to participate, please contact Stamford Coordinator for Judaic Studies Professor Fred Roden at frederick.roden@uconn.edu or 203-251-8559.

Contact:

Pamela Weathers, pamela.weathers@uconn.edu, 860-486-2271

Stamford Center for Judaic and Middle Eastern Studies (primary), Judaic Studies, Stamford Campus, Stamford Events, Stamford Student Activities, Stamford Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, UConn Master Calendar

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