What’s Playing at The Civic – March 23 – 29, 2018

A WRINKLE IN TIME is here! FREE Studio Ghibli Screenings on Wednesday!


MARCH 23 – 29
Now Playing At the Civic Theatre
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A Wrinkle in Time
Friday March 23 – Thursday March 29After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

Director: Ava DuVernay
Writers: Jennifer Lee (screenplay by), Jeff Stockwell (screenplay by)
Stars: Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon
109 Min / English / PG

Kiki’s Delivery Service and Whisper of the Heart (By Donation)
Wednesday March 28 – Kiki’s Delivery Service: 12:30pm, Whisper of the Heart: 2:30pmJoin us for screenings of two classic Studio Ghibli films – Kiki’s Delivery Service followed by Whisper of the Heart! Perfect for anime fans and bored kids alike, come get excited for Mary and the Witch’s Flower – the new film from protege Hiromasa Yonebayashi, which is coming soon to The Civic! Admission will be by donation.
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Dinner & a Movie is Back!
Visit a participating local restaurant for amazing deals on food, drink and films!

Our annual Dinner & a Movie event is back! Stop by Louie’s Steak HouseUptown TavernTorchlight Brewing or Itza Ristorante and Pizzeria for incredible entrees, appetizers, drinks and more paired with a movie date at a great price.
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NCTS Presents Plan for New Screens
Executive Director Eleanor Stacey and Board Member Brian May presented to city council on MondayHear Juice FM’s interview on NCTS’ presentation to Nelson City Council.
Need a Movie Buddy?
Join us for our next Films with Friends Meet UpOur Films with Friends meet ups are now held every Thursday at 6:00pm at Cake Betty Cafe and Cakery – 709 Vernon St. If you or someone you know needs someone to go the movies with, this is a great opportunity to see a film in a group setting. The group will be meeting for coffee, treats and conversation at 6 and will then enjoy this week’s Thursday film at The Civic! While the meet up is geared towards seniors in our community, everyone is welcome! Check out the event on Facebook
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Did you know you can save $2.00 EVERY time you see a movie?

The $2.00 discount at the box office is only one of the many perks of being a member of Nelson Civic Theatre Society.  We also offer free screenings of classic films and cult favourites, points towards free tickets, popcorn and fountain drinks, and a voice in the direction of the organization. Click here to get started!

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Come pick up your new swipe card!
If you’ve been in recently to start or renew your membership, you may have forgotten to pick up your new swipe cardSee us in the office to get your shiny new proof of membership!
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Coming To The Civic
Love, Simon
Friday, March 30 TBCSimon Spier keeps a huge secret from his family, his friends, and all of his classmates: he’s gay. When that secret is threatened, Simon must face everyone and come to terms with his identity.Director: Greg Berlanti
Writers: Elizabeth Berger (screenplay by), Isaac Aptaker (screenplay by)
Stars: Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel
110 Min / English / PG
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Tampopo – Member Monday!
Monday, April 2 TBCMember Monday is back! (Members get in free) Join us for a beautful subtitled 4K restoration of Tampopo: A truck driver stops at a small family-run noodle shop and decides to help its fledgling business. The story is intertwined with various vignettes about the relationship of love and food.

Director: Jûzô Itami
Writer: Jûzô Itami
Stars: Ken Watanabe, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto
114 Min / Japanese (With Subtitles) / PG
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Dr. Leroy Little Bear –Reconciliation Series
Wednesday, April 4 7:00pmIndigenous Worldview in Education – Sharing Visions of Reconciliation presented by Selkirk CollegeAn evening with eminent scholar Dr. Leroy Little Bear: professor emeritus and special advisor to the President’s Office at the University of Lethbridge, Blackfoot scientist, Member of the Blackfoot Confederacy, Husband, Grandfather, and friend to all.
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Mary and the Witch’s Flower
Friday, April 6 TBC

Based on “The Little Broomstick” by Mary Stewart, a strange flower grants a girl magic powers.

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Writers: Mary Stewart (novel) (as Mearî Suchuâtô), Riko Sakaguchi (screenplay)
Stars: Hana Sugisaki, Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Yûki Amami
102 Min / English / PG
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