The Stone Angel
Summer 2008 Summer Films series
Sunday, July 20, 2008 at 8:00pm
Directed by Kari Skogland
Screenplay by Margaret Laurence and Kari Skogland
Starring Christine Horne, Ellen Burstyn, Cole Hauser, Kevin Zegers, and Ellen Page
Rated 14A ·
Based on the best-selling novel by Margaret Laurence, The Stone Angel is the story of feisty firecracker Hagar Shipley (Christine Horne, Oscar Winner Ellen Burstyn). Her passionate heart has always ruled her head and her choices have put her at odds with family and friends. With her life nearly behind her, she sets out in search of a way to reconcile herself to her turbulent past. Through her reflections we come to know a passionate and rebellious young bride, her love for her two sons, the freedoms she claimed, and the joys she denied herself.