Film Club: Twilight of the Golds

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Join us every other month to screen films of interest to our community. Saturday, October 25. Havdalah at 7pm, movie at 7:30pm. All BCC Film Club events are at BCC, free and open to the public. Bring your favorite snacks to share!

We’ll be screening Twilight of the Golds (1996), a story of a mother who has a genetic analysis done on her unborn child. She discovers that although she has a healthy baby, it will most likely be born gay, like her brother. She must decide whether to keep the child or to have an abortion. Her family enters into a crisis about love and acceptance as she makes this difficult choice. Starring Jennifer Beals, Jon Tenney, Garry Marshall, Faye Dunaway and Brendan Fraser.

Awards

Satellite Awards 1998, Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television- Jennifer Beals

Nominations

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1998 – Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries (Faye Dunaway)
GLAAD Media Awards 1998 – Outstanding Made for TV Movie
Humanitas Prize 1997 – PBS/Cable Category (Jonathan Tolins, Seth Bass)
CableACE Awards 1997 – Supporting Actress in a Movie or Miniseries (Faye Dunaway)

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