The Grand Screens Best Picture Winner “The Shape of Water” Sponsored by Maine Coast Sea Vegetables
ELLSWORTH – On Tuesday, March 20th at 7:30 pm and, in a special closed-captioned, matinee screening on Wednesday March 21st at 1 pm, The Grand and Maine Coast Sea Vegetables presents this year’s Best Picture Oscar® Winner- “The Shape of Water,” a cinematic, other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. See it the way the Oscar®-winning director Guillermo del Toro made it to be seen- through a state-of-the-art digital projection system- on the Coastal Eye Care giant screen. Ticket prices for CineGrand films are $8 for adults, $7 for seniors and students, and $6 for both Grand members, as well as Matinee admissions. See it any other way… and it wouldn’t be Grand!
In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Oscar®-nominee Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Oscar®-nominee Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment. With Oscar®-nominee Richard Jenkins, Michael Shannon, Doug Jones and Michael Stuhlbarg. (2017. US 1 hr, 59 min. Directed by Guillermo del Toro. R.)
And now, film-sponsor Maine Coast Sea Vegetables (the official Sea Seasonings and Snack Sponsor for The Grand) will be in the lobby for both screenings, introducing us land-lubbers to the tasty treats that the sea provides as they offer free samples of their most delicious sustainably- harvested offerings from the North Atlantic. The Grand wishes to thank MCSV for their generous sponsorship of this incredible film!
For more information on this or other Grand events- including on Thursday, March 22nd at 7:00pm and Saturday, March 24th at 11:00am, the hit film adapted from one of this past year’s Young Adult best-sellers starring Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson, “Wonder”- please call the box office at 207-667-9500, or come by the box office at 165 Main St. Ellsworth. Or you can even visit The Grand website at www.grandonline.org or follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Grand-Auditorium/112755987339