Footcandle Film Society holds a monthly film screening in our 504 seat Abernethy Auditorium.
Footcandle members are welcome to attend the Newton film screening and tickets are available to the public for $5
Footcandle Film Society was founded in 2008 and has provided the citizens of Catawba County with an opportunity to view and discuss films that have traditionally not been available or shown in theaters in the area. The film society has shown at least one film per month since its inception, with the films ranging from documentaries, foreign narratives, and award-nominated movies of all genres. The screenings all include moderated discussions of the films. See www.Footcandle.org for more information!
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About the film: Gary Hart, former senator of Colorado, becomes the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1987. Hart's intelligence, charisma and idealism makes him popular with young voters, leaving him with a seemingly clear path to the White House. All that comes crashing down when allegations of an extramarital affair surface in the media, forcing the candidate to address a scandal that threatens to derail his campaign and personal life.
This film is rated R for language including some sexual references.
Link to the movie trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BAOYDcnVx6E