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Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen - Chicago Film Society Presents!

Shy People | USA | 1987 | 35mm | 118 min. Director: Andrei Konchalovsky

Event Details

Sunday, September 29, 2019
2 p.m.
Cast: Barbara Hershey, Jill Clayburgh, Martha Plimpton
A NYC-based photo-journalist (Clayburgh), accompanied by her teenage daughter (Plimpton), travels to the most remote corner of the Louisiana bayous to research a magazine story about her distant relatives. Konchalovsky’s follow-up to Runaway Train for Cannon Group explores the dramatic tensions that develop between the stern Southern matriarch and her visiting urban cousins.