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BIRDS OF PASSAGE (Pájaros de verano)

BIRDS OF PASSAGE (Pájaros de verano)

An indigenous Wayuu family becomes entrenched in the lucrative business of distributing marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. Success and greed undermine the matriarchy, and the erosion of tribal traditions conjures the divine wrath of those betrayed.

CLIMAX

CLIMAX

A newly assembled, diverse dance troupe gathers in a remote, empty school building to commence rehearsals on a wintry night. The all-night celebration morphs into a hallucinatory nightmare when they learn their sangria is laced with LSD.

TRANSIT

TRANSIT

As fascism spreads across Europe, German refugee Georg assumes the identity of a deceased author. Navigating the inescapable unpredictability of refugee life, he finds himself stranded in Marseilles where he falls in love with Maria, a mysterious young woman searching for her missing husband.

GLORIA BELL

GLORIA BELL

Academy Award® winner Sebastián Lelio (A FANTASTIC WOMAN) collaborates with Academy Award–winning actor Julianne Moore in this English-language reinterpretation of his 2013 film about a vivacious, fiftysomething divorcée, open to finding love and new adventures on the dance floors of Los Angeles.

BABYLON

BABYLON

Filmed on the streets in the late 1970s, BABYLON depicts the rebellious spirit and politically charged scene surrounding the influential Jamaican Sound System culture in the immigrant working-class South London neighborhood of Brixton.

EVERYBODY KNOWS (Todos lo saben)

EVERYBODY KNOWS (Todos lo saben)

Academy Award® winner Asghar Farhadi (A SEPARATION) directs Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem in this layered, psychological drama about a family wedding interrupted by a shocking crime that unearths long-buried secrets.

Science on Screen®: THE BABADOOK

Science on Screen®: THE BABADOOK

A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.

THE MUSTANG

THE MUSTANG

Juxtaposing the regimented rhythms of a prison drama with the wild lyricism of a classic western, THE MUSTANG depicts a despondent convict’s attempt to rehabilitate through the Northern Nevada Correctional Center’s Wild Horse Training Facility.

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

Topping numerous “best of” lists,” this beloved musical details Hollywood’s precarious transition from silent films to ‘talkies’—depicting the tumultuous downfall of stars with unsuitable voices while celebrating the rise, and romance, of the victorious triple threats.

QUADROPHENIA

QUADROPHENIA

Jimmy loathes his job and parents, and seeks solace with a clique of Mods, led by Ace Face (Sting). Based on The Who’s 1973 rock opera.

THE JUNIPER TREE

THE JUNIPER TREE

Fleeing their homeland after their mother is killed for practicing witchcraft, two sisters encounter a lonely widowed farmer and his grieving son. Elder sister Katla casts a series of pagan spells to secure a permanent safe haven for herself and her sister, but is challenged by a mysterious spirit and the suspicious son’s impenetrable bond with his dead mother. Starring Björk in her first on-screen performance. New 4K Restoration

BLACK SWAN

BLACK SWAN

A committed dancer struggles to maintain her sanity after winning the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake."

IT'S ALWAYS FAIR WEATHER

IT'S ALWAYS FAIR WEATHER

After returning from World War II, three G.I. buddies share a drink and agree to meet again in 10 years. But the reunion’s a disappointment, marred by youthful dreams gone astray. Program coordinator Jackie Leighton (Cyd Charisse) thinks their story is sensational, and arranges to televise the event.

PERFECT BLUE (Pâfekuto burû)

PERFECT BLUE (Pâfekuto burû)

Part of Staff Picks and programmed by Spencer, who says “Watching PERFECT BLUE is akin to entering a dreamlike state. Themes of identity, self, reality, and perception coalesce, coaxing viewers to question their own senses and surroundings.”

BLACK MOTHER

BLACK MOTHER

Khalik Allah’s new doc BLACK MOTHER hauntingly ruminates on the extant cultural friction between the suppression of Jamaica’s vibrant, tribal past and the country’s embrace of mollifying modes of Western expression within vestiges of colonialism.

LAMBERT & STAMP

LAMBERT & STAMP

In early 1960s London, aspiring filmmakers Chris Stamp and Kit Lambert set out to make a documentary about dissatisfied youth, but instead, they discover and mentor a band which eventually evolved into The Who.

Science on Screen®: Sci-lent Cinema Night with live accompaniment by Hyasynth House

Science on Screen®: Sci-lent Cinema Night with live accompaniment by Hyasynth House

This unique live experience assembles a wide array of digital restorations and 16mm prints of early cinema’s finest science-focused and science-fiction films. Featuring “trick films”, experimental pieces, sci-fi oddities, and science-centered works by pioneering women and African-American artists the program will be accompanied with live original scores by members of the Hyasynth House collective.

WAR AND PEACE (Voyna i mir)

WAR AND PEACE (Voyna i mir)

A titanic, awe-inspiring adaptation of Tolstoy’s classic tome in which the fates of three souls collide amid the tumult of the Napoleonic Wars. Director Sergei Bondarchuk conjures a sweeping vision of grand balls and breathtaking battles, and set a new standard for epic moviemaking. New DCP Restoration

THE BRINK

THE BRINK

You might not think you want to spend 91 minutes with Steve Bannon, but—trust us—you want to know what he’s been up to. Alison Klayman’s fly-on-the-wall camera follows Bannon through the 2018 mid-terms as he takes his “global populist movement” to Europe’s Parliamentary elections.

FUNNY FACE

FUNNY FACE

A fashion photographer (Fred Astaire) turns a Greenwich Village bookshop girl (Audrey Hepburn) into an international supermodel.

WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT

WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT

The story of singer Tina Turner's rise to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.

ASH IS PUREST WHITE (Jiang hu er nü)

ASH IS PUREST WHITE (Jiang hu er nü)

In this gripping crime saga set in modern China, a resolute woman devoted to her mobster lover is sentenced to five years in prison—only to return to a society she no longer recognizes. Directed by Jia Zhangke (A TOUCH OF SIN).

HER SMELL

HER SMELL

In Alex Ross Perry’s combustible new drama, Elisabeth Moss takes center stage as Becky Something, a talented but self-destructive musician who seems determined to alienate everyone around her.

AMAZING GRACE

AMAZING GRACE

Long held from release for myriad technical and legal reasons, this thrilling concert film of Aretha Franklin at the peak of her powers—a return to gospel recorded in L.A.’s Temple Missionary Baptist Church—has remained unseen and unfinished for 47 years. Until now.

UP IN SMOKE

UP IN SMOKE

Pedro (Cheech Marin) and ‘Man’ (Tommy Chong), wannabe musicians and mega stoners, bond over drugs, misadventures and music while road-tripping from Tijuana to a ‘battle of the bands’ at L.A.’s infamous Roxy Theatre.

CHARADE

CHARADE

A beautiful widow tries to find the surprise fortune her murdered husband stole before his former partners in the heist lose their cool and bump her off.

DAZED AND CONFUSED

DAZED AND CONFUSED

The last day of school in a small ‘70s Texas town.  Friendships deepen or grow apart, new relationships are established, ass-crazed seniors are on the loose, all capped off with one unforgettable party at the Moontower!

Peripheral Visions: HAGAZUSSA

Peripheral Visions: HAGAZUSSA

In a remote Alpine village in the 15th century, the orphan Albrun grows up to become a marked woman. The scapegoat of ancient superstitions and monstrous misogyny, this self-styled witch begins to assert her otherworldly birthright.

HIGH LIFE

HIGH LIFE

Master French filmmaker Claire Denis’s long-anticipated English-language debut and provocative sci-fi drama stars Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, Mia Goth, and André Benjamin as a group of criminals sent into deep space.

TWO FOR THE ROAD

TWO FOR THE ROAD

A couple in the south of France non-sequentially spin down the highways of infidelity in their troubled 10-year marriage.

9 TO 5

9 TO 5

Three secretaries (Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin) turn the tables on their tyrannical, sexist boss (Dabney Coleman) by abducting him and running the business themselves.

HAIL SATAN?

HAIL SATAN?

HAIL SATAN? explores the Satanic Temple's fight for equality, its focus on community, and its devilish sense of humor. In an era when founding principles and institutions can't be trusted to work on behalf of all people, these progressive Satanic crusaders advocate to save the soul of a nation.

DEADBEAT AT DAWN

DEADBEAT AT DAWN

Goose, a former gang leader whose girlfriend is slaughtered when he leaves the thug life behind is pulled back into the gang during an uneasy alliance and exacts his head-crushing revenge...

HARD TICKET TO HAWAII

HARD TICKET TO HAWAII

“The Agency” is a tough-as-nails, tech-savvy squad who defend Hawaii’s Molokai Island from diamond smugglers, narcotics slingers and a skateboarding maniac armed with an inflatable sex doll in this pinnacle of action cinema’s Golden Age.

AN ELEPHANT SITTING STILL (Da xiang xi di er zuo)

AN ELEPHANT SITTING STILL (Da xiang xi di er zuo)

Set in an industrial Chinese province, the film follows a day in the life of strangers brought together by a series of interconnected hapless-life-altering events while collectively searching for a mythical, Buddhist-like elephant.

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