The Sessions

by admin on October 3, 2012


Written and Directed by Ben Lewin
Starring John Hawkes, Helen Hunt and William H. Macy

Based on the poignantly optimistic autobiographical writings of California-based journalist and poet Mark O’Brien, The Sessions tells the story of a man confined to an iron lung who is determined – at age 38 – to lose his virginity. With the help of his therapists and the guidance of his priest, he sets out to make his dream a reality.

Screening at Cinema Society in November

Followed by a Q&A with writer/director Ben Lewin, producer Judi Levine, and actor John Hawkes