Driving Miss Daisy
United States / 1990 / 100 minutes
Saturday Afternoon Classic
Sat / June 8 / 1:30 pm
Daisy Werthan, an elderly Jewish widow living in Atlanta, is determined
to maintain her independence. However, when she crashes her car, her
son, Boolie, arranges for her to have a chauffeur, an African-American
driver named Hoke Colburn. Daisy and Hoke's relationship gets off
to a rocky start, but they gradually form a close friendship over
the years, one that transcends racial prejudices and social conventions.
Berlin International Film Festival
Director(s): Bruce Beresford
Producer(s): David Brown
Writer(s): Alfred Uhry
Featuring: Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy
Please note that this will be a Relaxed, Dementia-Friendly screening. This performance is designed to welcome audience members who would benefit from a more relaxed environment including those with sensory concerns, dementia, or anyone for whom the regular theatre experience can be challenging.