The documentary, Far from the Tree, directed by Rachel Dretzin and based on Andrew Solomon’s award-winning book, will be shown at The Elms on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at 8:30pm. The showing will be followed by a Q&A with Andrew Solomon moderated by Tanya Rivero Warren.
This showing is part of NewportFILM, a free outdoor screening series featuring established and emerging filmmakers and their current documentary films, curated from film festivals around the world.
The venue and onsite food vendors will open at 6:30pm; a performance of live music by guitarist Julio Amaro begins at 7:15pm. Bring your own picnic blankets and chairs. In the event of rain, the film will be shown at the Casino Theatre at Salve Regina University.