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The Messenger

Director: Su Rynard
Rating: NR

Su Rynard’s wide-ranging and contemplative documentary THE MESSENGER explores our deep-seated connection to birds and warns that the uncertain fate of songbirds might mirror our own. Moving from the northern reaches of...

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45 YEARS

Director: Andrew Haigh
Cast: Charlotte Rampling, Tom Courtenay, Geraldine James
Rating: R

There is just one week until Kate Mercer’s forty-fifth wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. By the time the...

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TALES OF KAUFMAN: A Charlie Kaufman Retrospective

Also see Charlie Kaufman’s ANOMALISA, starting at the Athena Friday, January 29th. Click on titles for more details. BEING JOHN MALKOVICH | Jan. 24 & 25 A puppeteer discovers a portal that...

Spring Sustainability Series

All showings are free! Click titles for more details. THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING WEDNESDAY, 1/27 7:00PM BAG IT: IS YOUR LIFE TOO PLASTIC? WEDNESDAY, 2/10 7:00PM BIKES vs CARS WEDNESDAY, 2/24 7:00PM INHABIT:...

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FOOD ON FILM: The Lunchbox

Director: Ritesh Batra
Cast: Irrfan Khan, Lillete Dubey, and Nimrat Kaur
Rating: PG

Ila prepares a special lunchbox to be delivered to her husband at work, but it is mistakenly delivered to office worker Saajan, a lonely man on the verge of retirement. This begins...

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SON OF SAUL: Starts Friday, February 26th

Director: László Nemes
Cast: Géza Röhrig, Levente Molnár, Urs Rechn
Rating: R

In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival upon trying to salvage from the flames the body of a boy...

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Spotlight on Documentary: Navajo Math Circles

Director: George Csicsery
Rating: NR

NAVAJO MATH CIRCLES follows Navajo students in a lively collaboration with mathematicians. The students stay late after school and assemble over the summer at Diné College to study mathematics. The math circles approach emphasizes student-centered learning...

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Spotlight on Documentary: The Rubi Girls

Director: Jonathan McNeal
Rating: NR

Combining live performance, interview, and archival footage from “the early days”, this documentary not only traces the history of the “Girls” and their madcap antics, but also attempts to redefine the term “family values.” After shooting miscellaneous footage while...

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ONE NIGHT ONLY: The Long Night

Director: Tim Matsui
Rating: NR

It’s 2010. Tom and Nacole’s daughter is missing. She ran away from the home they built her. Within 48 hours she’ll be forced into a life of prostitution. It’s 2007. Lisa is...

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Drop Your Shorts: Community Films on Screen

Rating: NR

The Drop Your Shorts show will be a chance for the public to show any original work on screen that is submitted one week prior to the event. Entries can be any genre...

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