A Screening: "Thirteen" and Free Pizza
Thu, Nov 14
12:00 PM — 1:45 PM
NAC160 Convent Avenue137th Street and Amsterdam Avenue
A 13-year-old girl's bond with her mom is tested as she discovers drugs, sex, and petty crime.The acclaimed film, "Thirteen" (2004), chronicles the downward spiral a young teen's life takes as a friends open the wrong doors for her. Holly Hunter was nominated for an Oscar (Best Supporting Actress), and both she and Evan Rachel Wood were nominated for Golden Globes.
"One of the most honest and harrowing depictions of female adolescence ever put to film."—New York Daily News
"With an authenticity that is tender and merciless, the movie shows you what it looks like when youth rebellion becomes a form of fascism."—Entertainment Weekly
"The most powerful of all recent wayward-youth sagas; indeed, it's tough to recall the last such drama that packed as much emotional clout."