Film Screening: Moonlighting
Date: Mon. October 21, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm
Harold Washington Library Center
Video Theater, Lower Level
400 S. State Street
Program: Polish American Heritage Month
About this event:
Set in 1982 London, Moonlighting is the story of a Polish contractor, Nowak (played by Jeremy Irons), who manages both a building project and his workmen’s loneliness, being separated from their families. When martial law is enforced in Poland, he is faced with a much more difficult situation than he expected.
Directed (and written) by Jerzy Skolimowski, internationally acclaimed, award winning Polish film director, Moonlighting won the 1982 Venice Film Award for Best Screenplay.