20th Century Women

DramaComedy, 119 minutes, R

Weekend of March 31 | FRI 2 & 8:30 | SAT 4 | SUN 12

In 1979 Santa Barbara, Calif., Dorothea Fields (Annette Bening) is a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie (Lucas Jade Zumann), at a moment brimming with cultural change and rebellion. Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women – Abbie (Greta Gerwig), a free-spirited punk artist living as a boarder in the Fields’ home and Julie (Elle Fanning), a savvy and provocative teenage neighbor – to help with Jamie’s upbringing.

Nominations

The Academy Awards, USA, 2017: Nomination: Best Original Screenplay, Mike Mills