ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT/EVENTS

By News Release

PETERBOROUGH — The Monadnock International Film Festival (MONIFF) and theMonadnock Humane Society are pleased to co-sponsor a special screening of Adele and Everything After. This moving documentary for animal lovers will screen at 6:30 p.m. on January 23rd at the Peterborough Community Theatre. The film’s Video On Demand release will be January 30th, so this will be one of the last public screenings before the film’s release.

Directed by Melissa Dowler, this award-winning feature-length documentary is about Marty, a Boston woman who suffers from an untreatable heart condition and Adele, a cardiac arrest service dog who transforms her life.  As the time comes for Adele’s retirement, Marty must figure out how to let go of her best friend and find a new partner who can take over the job of protecting her heart. Enter Hector, a beautiful golden lab from Canine Partners for Life who must learn how to detect her condition and alert her in time. In return, Marty must learn how to overcome her fear and trust this new service dogMarty and her husband, plus Hector (and possibly Adele) will be in attendance for a Q&A with the audience after the screening.

Tickets will be sold at the door and are $5 for MONIFF members (Fanatic members free), $10 for not-yet members. Doors open at 5:30pm. Seating limited, early arrival suggested to secure a seat. As a special bonus of the evening, there will be a raffle for a free pair of film passes to the next film festival that will be held April 19-22, 2018.