Bay Theatre presents “The Rocket”

From staff reports

The Bay Film Series presents “The Rocket” February 9-11 at The Bay Theatre in downtown Suttons Bay. This award-winning film from Laos/Thailand features 10-year-old Ahlo who is targeted by his grandmother to be a symbol of bad luck to his family and village. After disaster strikes his family he struggles to hold the trust of his father as they are forced off their land. Ahlo leads a misfit band of relatives and friends on a journey across a beautiful landscape once ravaged by war as he seeks to prove his goodness and find his family’s respect.

“A tale that’s both humanistic and soulful, yet political and socially aware.” –

Showtimes are Sunday, February 9 at 2 and 5 p.m. and Monday, February 10, and Tuesday, February 11, at 6 p.m.

Non-subscribers are welcome. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $8.50 each.

For more information, visit or call (231) 271-5800.