Wild Nights with Emily
July 5 – July 18
In the mid-19th century, Emily Dickinson is writingprolifically, baking gingerbread, and enjoying a passionate, lifelong romanticrelationship with another woman, her friend and sister-in-law Susan...yes thisis the iconic American poet, popularly thought to have been a recluse. Belovedcomic Molly Shannon leads in this humorous yet bold reappraisal of Dickinson,informed by her private letters. While seeking publication of some of the 1,775poems written during her lifetime, Emily (Shannon) finds herself facing atroupe of male literary gatekeepers too confused by her genius to take her workseriously.
2019 / 84 min / Rated PG-13 (for sexual content)