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Stars in Shorts' stand tall at The Grand

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Julia Stiles in 'Stars in Shorts" Julia Stiles in 'Stars in Shorts"

ELLSWORTH - The Grand's 75 Anniversary series continues with an exciting, unpredictable collection of your favorite stars in short films when 'Stars in Shorts,' screens on Thursday, Feb. 14 and Friday, Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. - with an additional matinee at 2 p.m. on Friday.

From the presenters of the wildly successful annual Oscar-nominated short films program, ShortsHD presents 'Stars in Shorts,' a collection of seven short films featuring some of the world's biggest actors! Judi Dench is a neophyte in the complicated landscape of internet dating in 'Friend Request Pending.' Colin Firth is an unusually needy neighbor to Keira Knightley in 'Steve.' Lily Tomlin gets lost on her way to a funeral in 'Procession.' Jason Alexander is a screenwriter at the end of his rope in the musical short 'Not Your Time.' Also including short films starring Kenneth Branagh, Julia Stiles and others, 'Stars in Shorts' is the first collection of short films to bring you everything you expect when you go to the movie theater laughs, drama and now some of the best actors from film and television.

Tickets are available at The Grand box office (667-9500) or online at and are $7 for general admission, $6 for seniors and $5 for Grand members.  

This screening/performance is part of The Grand's 75th Anniversary series, a program of events designed to celebrate the history of The Grand while showcasing the best of what The Grand has to offer in the performing arts including theatre, film, music, live comedy and more. Be sure to check in at The Grand's website or Facebook page for more celebration information!  

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