Times A'Changin Series: The Swimmer

Showings

Main Theater Sun, Mar 15 5:00 PM
INFORMATION
Rating:PG
Run Time:1hr 35min
Release Year:1968
Genre:Drama
Category:Film
CAST/CREW
Cast:Burt Lancaster
Janice Rule
Kim Hunter
Joan Rivers
Janet Landgard
Director:Frank Perry
Sydney Pollack

Description

A limited Dreamland Film Series:

The Times They Were A'Changin: Understanding 60's Culture Through Film
with an introduction and post-screening discussion led by Charley Walters

Sunday, March 1st: DR. STRANGELOVE (1964)
Sunday, March 8th: THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD (1965)
Sunday, March 15th: THE SWIMMER (1968)
Sunday, March 22nd: MEDIUM COOL (1969)
Sunday, March 29th: EASY RIDER (1969)


In this film, Burt Lancaster plays a wealthy, middle-aged advertising man, who embarks on a revelatory journey through suburban Connecticut. Lancaster slowly makes his way to his split-level home by travelling from swimming pool to swimming pool. At each stop, Lancaster faces an incident from his past.