Media : Special screenings

SAMSON AND THE SEVEN MIRACLES OF THE WORLD
Riccardo Freda (1961)
This Italian film follows Samson, a man who wanders the world helping those in need, in his quest to rescue a beautiful Chinese princess. Slab Cinema’s outdoor screening at La Tuna Bar and Grill. Thursday, July 6. Pre-show at dusk, feature at 9 p.m. Probandt and Cevallos. 212-9373. Admission by donation. Bring chairs and blankets, no coolers.

THE RIVER
Jean Renoir (1951)
Three young girls of English and American descent who are living in India fall in love with the same man. Filmed entirely on location in India. Public Radio’s Cinema Tuesdays at the Bijou at Crossroads. Tuesday, July 11. 7:30 p.m. $10 for members, $12 for non-members. 496-2221.

ON COMMON GROUNDS
Ahmad Zahra (2004)
Facing each other and not much time, Jewish, Christian and Muslim groups attempt to overcome their differences by building a house together for a poor family in Mexico. San Antonio peaceCENTER. Sunday, July 9. 6 p.m. film with discussion following. 1443 S. St. Mary’s, in the Mennonite Church. Free.


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