The Bostonians

A Celebration of James Ivory

Saturday, September 16 at 2PM

THE BOSTONIANS (1984, 2hr 2m)
Followed by a Q&A with James Ivory & Special Guests
Directed by James Ivory
Screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala; based on the novel by Henry James
Starring Christopher Reeve, Vanessa Redgrave, Madeleine Potter, Jessica Tandy
Tickets: $18 (fees included)

Synopsis: Olive Chancellor, a 19th-century Boston woman dedicated to the suffrage movement, takes a radical young woman under her wing. But her cousin is a male chauvinist who wants to marry and domesticate the young woman and a battle of wills ensues over her future.

Featured short: Rich Atmosphere: The Music of Merchant Ivory Films (2019, dir. Stephen Soucy, 5min)

5:00pm: Continue the conversation over dinner at Feast & Floret (All Access ticket required – SOLD OUT)

  • Hudson Hall’s programming is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of the Governor and the New York Legislature.