[Scriptoris] Secret of Kells movie - at a theater near you
celestria.ledragon at gmail.com
Wed Apr 7 05:10:23 PDT 2010
Thanks for posting this! I've been waiting for the movie to come here!!!!
On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 11:30 AM, Duncan Hepburn <duncan at stormypetrel.org>wrote:
> In my opinion, this is a must see for scribes, so I am spreading the word.
> There is an excellent *Academy Award nominated* animated motion picture
> coming to theaters for a limited time release that I am encouraging folks to
> go see.
> Plot synopsis (from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Secret_of_Kells )
> The story is set in the ninth century. Twelve-year-old Brendan is educated
> by his uncle, Abbot Cellach, who holds a firm grip on his nephew and expects
> him to follow in his footsteps. One day, Brendan meets Brother Aidan, a
> master illustrator who shows him the beauty of art and stimulates his
> creativity and fantasy. Finally, Brendan decides to break free in search of
> his dream: completing the valuable Book of Kells. On his journey through the
> forest, he has to face his biggest fears.
> Also, the movie has a website up at: http://www.thesecretofkells.com/
> This is an incredibly beautiful but simple animation style that still
> conveys the awesomeness of Celtic style.
> It is only playing for a week (or less) at each theater. Here are the
> theaters in Ansteorra where it is going to be showing (information from The
> Secret of Kells official Facebook page):
> Opening April 9
> Houston, TX - Angelika Film Center, Houston
> Oklahoma City, OK - OKC Museum of Art (weekend only)
> Opening April 16
> Dallas, TX - Angelika Film Center, Dallas
> Opening May 7
> Austin, TX - Landmark Dobie
> Ft. Worth, TX - Museum of Modern Art (May 5-10 only)
> TBA - coming soon
> San Antonio, TX
> I am arranging an SCA movie outing for the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex on
> the weekend it is here (4/16-18). If anyone is interested in going with us,
> please contact me privately. If you're in another city where it is coming,
> this is a great opportunity to organize an outing of your own.
> Sharing the excitement,
> Duncan Hepburn
> Star Signet Herald and all around scribal geek
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