The Champlain Valley Film Series will present Bridge of Spies on Saturday, March 12 at 7:30pm at the Whallonsburg Grange Hall.
Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg and the Coen Brothers’ screenplay bring to life this Cold War spy thriller, starring Tom Hanks. Based on true events, this is “one of the best films of the year.” – RogerEbert.com
Special guest Beth Amorosi is the granddaughter of James Donovan, the real-life hero of Bridge of Spies. She will introduce the film and autograph copies of his memoir, Strangers on a Bridge, which is the basis for the movie and was on The New York Times best-seller list.
Admission is $6.00 for adults and $3.00 for those under 18. The Whallonsburg Grange is located at 1610 NYS Route 22, five miles south of the village of Essex.