LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP (2016)
PG | 1hr 32min
Based on the novella, “Lady Susan” by Jane Austen. Lady Susan Vernon takes up temporary residence at her in-laws’ estate and, while there, is determined to be a matchmaker for her daughter, the somewhat reluctant and awkward Frederica. She also decides it’s time to secure a husband for herself. Directed by Whit Stillman. Starring Kate Beckinsale, Chloe Sevigny, Xavier Samuel and Emma Greenwell.
Funding for the film program has been made possible in part by the NJ State Council on the Arts, Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, through a grant administered by the Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs and by the Friends of the Springfield Free Public Library.