OLNY Poly Movie Night: Sammy and Rosie Get Laid

Date(s) - October 7, 2020
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Open Love NY presents Poly Movie Night, a FREE series of feature films that focus on the portrayal of consensual / ethical non-monogamy in cinema. This month we’ll be hosting the event on Zoom while we practice social distancing.
On October 7, please join us for “Sammy and Rosie Get Laid” (1987), directed by Stephen Frears, written by Hanif Kureishi, and starring Frances Barber, Ayub Khan-Din, Shashi Kapoor, Claire Bloom, Roland Gift, and Meera Syal.
Zoom Link: https://nyu.zoom.us/j/99206225075
The Zoom session will start at 6:30 for pre-screening socializing and the movie will start at 7 pm. Please download Zoom before the film starts. The event is free, although a $5-$10 suggested donation to help fund future events is much appreciated. You can send donations through Venmo to @Open-LoveNY.
Synopsis: While their London neighborhood erupts with violence sparked by the police killing of a black woman, middle-class couple Sammy and Rosie cope with a visit from Sammy’s father Rafi, a former politician with an unsavory past. He disapproves of their friends and their open marriage. CW: there are scenes involving police violence, suicide, and torture. Running time: 1 hour 41 minutes.