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I’ve Heard the Mermaids Singing

Opens on April 16

Director: Patricia Rozema Run Time: 81 min. Release Year: 1987

Starring: Ann-Marie MacDonald, Brenda Kamino, John Evans, Paule Baillargeon, Sheila McCarthy

Scatterbrained Polly gets a job as a secretary in Gabrielle’s art gallery. Polly aspires to be a professional photographer, and idolizes Gabrielle for her artistic ability. When Gabrielle rekindles an old romantic relationship with the younger painter Mary, Polly becomes jealous, and discovers Gabrielle is not who she claims to be.

We are excited to present a new restoration print of Patricia Rozema’s 1987 classic film I’ve heard the Mermaids Singing. Available for the first time in 20 years.

This event is proud to be co-presented by: Boston Women’s Film Festival

Please Note: All in-person screenings at the Brattle now require proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test (within 72-hours). See the Covid Response page for complete details.

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