A Bread Factory, Part One: For the Sake of Gold
CAST: Tyne Daly, Elisabeth Henry-Macari, James Marsters, Janeane Garofalo DIRECTOR: Patrick Wang TUESDAY FILM SERIES
After 40 years of running their community arts space, The Bread Factory, Dorothea and Greta are suddenly fighting for survival when a celebrity couple--performance artists from China--come to Checkford and build an enormous complex down the street catapulting big changes in their small town.
"A Bread Factory" has an immense cast, a deliberate pace and thematic ambition to spare - but it also has a ground-level, plain-spoken modesty that renders it hypnotic.Bilge Ebiri, New York Times
Through bursts of comedy, poignancy, conflict, song, dance, and theatrical whimsy, what emerges is akin to a homespun symphony of soulfulness.Robert Abele, TheWrap