Film: Maggie’s Plan at IFI (audio described and open captioned)
8 - 14 Jul 2016 (Past)
- Audio Description
In the New York of Allen and Baumbach, Maggie (Greta Gerwig) proposes to have a baby alone, aided by a jovial nincompoop.
After meeting aspiring novelist John (Ethan Hawke), who is unable to focus on his work while tending to the whims of his brilliant, neurotic wife Georgette (Julianne Moore), her encouragement leads to love. Soon, Maggie and
John are themselves married, with a young daughter, but his novel remains unfinished. An unhappy Maggie decides to return John to Georgette in this entertaining blend of the screwball and the sophisticated.
Open Captioned (OC) screenings on July 12th (18.20) and 14th (16.10). Book here
Audio Description (AD) will be available on all screenings.
IFI have launched a brilliant film/meal deal called Feast Your Eyes:
The Feast Your Eyes event – pairing a feature with a specially devised menu at the IFI Café Bar – this month will include an open captioned/audio described screening of Maggie’s Plan on Monday, July 11th at 18.30. Tickets €20. Book here
Watch: Trailer for Maggie’s Plan showing at IFI July 2016
a modest movie, reluctant, like its heroine, to make large claims or excessive demands. But it is also clear-eyed, generous and funny
The New York Times