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The Two Popes (Virtual movie night and drink)

Hosted by the Consul of the New York Trips, Brunch, and Concerts Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 28 Mar 17:00 - 20:00

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The Plan:
5.00pm-5.15pm - logon to Netflix party (NP) and greetings
5.15pm-7.20pm - watch film
7.20pm-8.00pm - drink and chat on Zoom

Netflix Party (NP) - follow instructions in this link to join the film: Protected content . Please note: 1. you need to be a Netflix user to use NP; 2. you need to install NP in a Chrome browser, 3. NP only works on desktop and laptop; 4. Pls msg me your email ahead and I will send the invite to the film a few minute before.
Zoom - i will send you an email invite for a 40 min chat after the movie ends. The link will lead you to the chat room.
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The Two Popes is a Protected content drama film directed by Fernando Meirelles and written by Anthony McCarten, adapted from McCarten's play The Pope. Predominantly set in the Vatican City in the aftermath of the Vatican leaks scandal, the film follows Pope Benedict XVI, played by Anthony Hopkins, as he attempts to convince Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, played by Jonathan Pryce, to reconsider his decision to resign as an archbishop as he confides his own intentions to abdicate the papacy. The film premiered at the Telluride Film Festival on August 31, Protected content . The performances of Pryce and Hopkins, as well as McCarten's screenplay, received high praise from critics, and all three men received nominations at the Academy Awards, Golden Globes and BAFTA Film Awards.