Sunday, March 26 - Monday, March 27
RBFS presents “The Whale”

Sun Mar 26 1:00 PM, Mon Mar 27 5:00 PM, CAT (JEMS Theater), 17701 Dartmouth Drive in Dartmouth Plaza, behind the Lewes Wawa.

The Whale is a powerful psychological drama based on Samuel Hunter’ 2012 play by the same name about an obese man trying to make things right in his life. The film has received a 2023 Oscar nomination for Best Actor and is the 15th film screened at the Society’s Cinema Art Theater that has received an Oscar nod.

In a town in Idaho, Charlie (Brandon Frazier), a reclusive and unhealthy 600 lb. English teacher, hides out in his flat and eats his way to death. He is desperate to reconnect with his teenage daughter for a last chance at redemption. [2022, US, 117 min, Rating: R]

Admission is $9 for members and $11.50 for general audiences. Purchase advance tickets online at or at the Cinema Art Theater box office in Lewes beginning 30 minutes prior to the screening, or call 302-645-9095.