THE SHAPE OF WATER
Feb 23 - Mar 1, 5:30 & 8:00
This haunting and enchanting fairy tale from visionary filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro recently earned 13 Oscar nominations, including best Picture, director, cinematography, screenplay and 3 for acting, and also won the top award at the Venice Film Festival. Inspired by his early love of the movie Creature from the Black Lagoon, his film tells a story of the unique relationship between a mute janitor (Sally Hawkins), her chatty co-worker (Octavia Spencer), her gay neighbor (Richard Jenkins) and a mysterious prisoner merman. This passionate and magical film merges fantasy and reality into an interspecies romance.