SIX MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT IS PLAYING AT THE SMITH RAFAEL FILM CENTER
Based on true events from 1939, the film follows teacher Thomas Miller (Eddie Izzard) who has taken a last minute and controversial role teaching English to the daughters of high-ranking Nazis at the Augusta-Victoria College, Bexhill-on-Sea – a finishing school on the south coast of England. Under the watchful eye of their headmistress Miss Rocholl (Judi Dench), and her devout assistant Ilse Keller (Carla Juri), the girls practice their English and learn how to represent the ideal of German womanhood. When the body of a former teacher is discovered, it triggers a sequence of deadly events and leaves Thomas running from the police with the threat of being hanged for murder. In English. Rated PG-13 for some violence. Director: Andy Goddard (UK 2020) 102 min.
FRIDAY, APRIL 2 • 6:30
SATURDAY, APRIL 3 • 12:15, 6:30
SUNDAY, APRIL 4 • 12:15, 6:30