2019 FILMS


Driving Miss Daisy

United States / 1990 / 100 minutes

SERIES
Saturday Afternoon Classic

Sat / June 8 / 1:30 pm


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Driving Miss Daisy



Synopsis

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.


FESTIVALS

Berlin International Film Festival


Credits

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.