Bijou closes spring slate with Certified Copy, Even the Rain

The Bijou Cinema, the University of Iowa’s student-run independent cinema house in the Iowa Memorial Union, will present Certified Copy, featuring Juliette Binoche, and Even the Rain, starring Gael Garcia Bernal, Friday–Thursday, April 29–May 5.

Admission is free for UI students. General tickets are $5 and are available at the University Box Office in the Iowa Memorial Union.

Certified Copy finds a middle-aged British writer in Tuscany to promote his latest book. There he meets a French woman who leads him to the village of Lucignano. While there, a chance question reveals something deeper.

Show times for Certified Copy are as follows:

  • Friday, April 29: 6:45 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 30: 4:45 and 8:45 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 1: 3 p.m.
  • Monday, May 2: 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 3: 9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 4: 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 5: 9 p.m.

In Even the Rain, a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia. During the filming, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply.

Show times for Even the Rain are as follows:

  • Friday, April 29: 8:45 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 30: 6:45 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 1: 5 p.m.
  • Monday, May 2: 9 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 3: 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 4: 9 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 5: 7 p.m.

Visit the Bijou Cinema home page for more information about the student-run cinema.

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