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Virtual Theater: The Booksellers Part of the Virtual Theater
We miss seeing you at the movies! While the John & Nancy Hughes Theater is closed for the time being, we thought we would bring you the next best thing–virtual theater.
ABOUT THE FILM:
Antiquarian booksellers are part scholar, part detective and part businessperson, and their personalities and knowledge are as broad as the material they handle. They also play an under-appreciated yet essential role in preserving history. THE BOOKSELLERS takes viewers inside their small but fascinating world, populated by an assortment of obsessives, intellects, eccentrics and dreamers.
“”The Booksellers” is a documentary for anyone who can still look at a book and see a dream, a magic teleportation device, an object that contains the world.”
“A treat for anyone who appreciates the printed word.”
– The Hollywood Reporter
TO STREAM THIS FILM & SUPPORT GORTON VISIT: https://thebooksellers.vhx.tv/products/the-booksellers-for-john-nancy-hughes-theatre
This virtual cinema screening is being hosted by an outside distributor, Greenwich Entertainment, not the Gorton Community Center. If you encounter technical issues or have questions, please visit https://thebooksellers.vhx.tv/help.
A MESSAGE FROM OUR PARTNER, GREENWICH ENTERTAINMENT:
Do you miss seeing new movies at your favorite theater? If so, we have good news. Greenwich Entertainment is letting you watch our latest films from the comfort of your home while supporting your neighborhood theater during this unprecedented time.
When you buy a ticket for THE BOOKSELLERS, 50% of the proceeds go directly to your local theater. You can either watch the film via the link in your receipt or click “Watch Film” when the confirmation page appears. You’ll be directed to THE BOOKSELLERS theater page and just click on your theater to start watching.
You can watch on your desktop, tablet, smartphone, Chromecast or AirPlay. If you prefer to watch on another device, check https://thebooksellers.vhx.tv/help before your purchase.
Thank you for supporting independent films and the theaters that bring them to you. Stay safe and enjoy the movie.
Gorton Community Center will take and may use photos and videos from this event for its promotional purposes. Your attendance indicates your consent to the above.
Film and Event Refund and Cancellation Policy: There is no refund given for unused film or event tickets.
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