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For the Week of October 2 - October 8, 2015

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The Apu Trilogy: Pather Panchali (Song of the Little Road)

Director: Satyajit Ray
Cast: Kanu Bannerjee, Karuna Bannerjee, Subir Banerjee
Rating: NR

Impoverished priest Harihar Ray (Kanu Bannerjee),dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work. “Beautiful, sometimes funny, and full of love, it...

Show Times: Showing Thursday, October 8th at 7:00 PM.


Sleeping with Other People

Director: Leslye Headland
Cast: Jason Sudeikis, Alison Brie, Jordan Carlos
Rating: R

Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie star as two romantic failures whose years of serial infidelity and self-sabotage have led them to swear that their relationship will remain strictly platonic. But can love...

Show Times: Playing daily at 5:15, 7:15, and 9:15


Meet the Patels

Director: Geeta Patel, Ravi Patel
Cast: Champa V. Patel, Geeta Patel, Ravi Patel
Rating: PG

A laugh-out-loud real life romantic comedy about Ravi Patel, an almost-30-year-old Indian-American who enters a love triangle between the woman of his dreams…and his parents. This hilarious and heartwarming film reveals how...

Show Times: Playing daily at 5:10, 7:30, and 9:40

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Food for Thought: Spirited Away

Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Cast: Daveigh Chase, Suzanne Pleshette, Miyu Irino
Rating: PG

During her family’s move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts. “Turns everything we know...

Show Times: Showing Thursday, October 1st at 7:00 PM.


Food for Thought: Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Director: David Gelb
Cast: Jiro Ono, Masuhiro Yamamoto, Daisuke Nakazama
Rating: PG

In the basement of a Tokyo office building, 85 year old sushi master Jiro Ono works tirelessly in his world renowned restaurant, Sukiyabashi Jiro. As his son Yoshikazu faces the pressures of...

Show Times: Showing Wednesday, September 30th at 7:00PM.

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Knowing the Future Presents: The Imitation Game

Director: Morten Tyldum
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode
Rating: PG-13

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain’s top-secret Government Code...

Show Times: Showing Tuesday, October 6th at 7:00PM. Free admission!

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Fall Sustainability Series: Cotton Road – One Day Only – Wednesday, October 7th. Free Admission.

Director: Laura Kissel
Rating: NR

Americans consume nearly 20 billion new items of clothing each year. Yet few of us know how our clothes are made, much less who produces them. COTTON ROAD follows the commodity of...

Show Times: Showing Wednesday, October 7th at 7:00 pm. One day only. Free admission provided by Environmental Studies Program at the Voinovich School for Leadership and Public Affairs, Alden Library, Athena Cinema, the College of Arts & Sciences Sustainability Studies and Food Studies Themes and Office of Sustainability at Ohio University.


The Stanford Prison Experiment

Director: Kyle Patrick Alvarez
Cast: Ezra Miller, Tye Sheridan, Billy Crudup
Rating: R

What happens when a college psych study goes shockingly wrong? In 1971 Stanford University professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo (Billy Crudup) cast 24 student volunteers as prisoners and guards in a simulated jail...

Show Times: Playing at 5:00*, 7:00*, and 9:20. *NO 5:00 SHOW ON THURSDAY 10/8. NO 7:00 SHOW ON TUESDAY 10/6, WEDNESDAY 10/7, or THURSDAY 10/8*