Cotuit Center for the Arts presents the annual screening of “The Best of the Woods Hole Film Festival” on Wednesday and Thursday, December 4 and 5, and Monday and Tuesday, December 9 and 10 at 7 PM in the main performance space. All films were included in the program of the 2019 Woods Hole Film Festival. Best of Fest films are selected by the Festival audience.
“Runner,” by Bill Gallagher, winner of the Best of the Fest, Audience Award, will be shown on December 9. When he was only 8, Guor Mading Maker ran from capture in war-torn Sudan, eventually finding safety in the US. In his new life, he began running again, eventually qualifying for the 2012 Olympics. The film depicts his difficult and triumphant journey from refugee to world-renowned athlete.
Monday, December 9, 7 PM: “Runner”
Tickets: $14, $12 for members