3pm: Pre-film cafe with cake and hot drinks
4pm: Screening of Desert Hearts
5.45pm: Post-film chat
6:30pm: Kebele dinner
Desert Hearts is a 1985 American romantic drama film directed by Donna Deitch. The screenplay written by Natalie Cooper is an adaptation of the 1964 lesbian-themed novel Desert of the Heart by Jane Rule. The film stars Helen Shaver and Patricia Charbonneau with a supporting performance by Audra Lindley.
“One of the best and most significant mainstream fiction films about lesbians.” – The Sydney Morning Herald
“A passionate, beautifully controlled drama about making choices and exercising the heart: in a word, about living.” -The Washington Post