Monthly Movie Night at the CFM
Please join us at the Center for Mindfulness for our LAST THREE Movie Nights!
November 30, 2018 will mark the last Movie Night at the Center for Mindfulness. We want to thank everyone who joined us for these movies over the past 4 years.
Held in our beautiful auditorium, the evening includes popcorn and a discussion led by one of our team members.
Friday, September 28
'Man on the Train' (2002)
A teacher and a gangster meet by chance in a small town pharmacy. As a friendship of sorts develops between these opposite personalities, each starts to envy the other and by the week's end, everything will change for both of them. (Please note this film is in French with English subtitles).
Discussant for this film will be Rebecca Eldridge.
Friday, October 26
'Dr. Strange' (2016)
Marvel's "Doctor Strange" follows the story of the talented neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a tragic car accident, must put ego aside and learn the secrets of a hidden world of mysticism and alternate dimensions. Based in New York City's Greenwich Village, Doctor Strange must act as an intermediary between the real world and what lies beyond, utilising a vast array of metaphysical abilities and artifacts to protect the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Discussant for this film will be Ted Meissner.
Friday, November 30
'Donnie Darko' (2001)
Taking place during an election year in the late 1980s, this movie tells the story of a troubled teenager who receives disturbing visions from a tall bunny rabbit telling him the world will soon come to an end. Seeking answers, Donnie investigates time travel in an attempt to turn back the clock and prevent the world's seemingly impending doom, actions which pose bizarre and life-changing results.
Discussant for this film will be Margaret Fletcher.
How do these movies fit with mindfulness? Join us to find out! Moderated by CFM staff and special guests, the CFM Movie Night series explores the deeper themes and subject matter of the films, which have been chosen for their connections to mindfulness, meditation, and related topics.