Screens Thursday, February 23rd at 7:30pm
Returning home to a small town in Montana for her high school reunion, filmmaker Kimberly Reed hopes for reconciliation with her long-estranged adopted brother, Marc. But along the way she uncovers stunning revelations, including a blood relationship with Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth, intense sibling rivalries and unforeseeable twists of plot and gender that forces them to face challenges no one could imagine.
Winner of the FIPRESCI International Film Critics' prize at the Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival and Special Jury Prize for Fearless Filmmaking at the Florida Film Festival and Bravery in Filmmaking at the Nashville Film Festival, Prodigal Sons is a raw and provocative examination of one family’s struggle to come to terms with its past and present.
Film to be followed by an audience talk back featuring the cast from As One. Jeffrey Buchman, Director; Kelly Markgraf, Hannah Before; Blythe Gaissert, Hannah After; and Eden Lane, host of In Focus - weekly show on Colorado Public Television
This screening is a part of a series held in conjunction with Opera Colorado.
Also in this series is the film Prodigal Sons and the opera "As One".
Info on a ticket package for all 3 events (2 films, 1 opera) can be found here.