October 22, 2014

Upcoming Films



LIFE ITSELF

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Title: Life Itself
Year: 2014
Country: USA
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Meet the Filmmaker: Director Steve James, via skype. The inspiring and entertaining life of world-renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert— a story that is by turns personal, funny, painful, and transcendent— from his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times to … [Read more...]

THE NEW BLACK

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Title: THE NEW BLACK
Year: 2013
Country: USA
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A profile of an African-American community grappling with gay rights and gay marriage in the context of civil rights. From the pews to the streets, it introduces activists, families, and clergy on both sides of the campaign to legalize gay marriage in Maryland, examines homophobia in the church and … [Read more...]

ALIVE INSIDE

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Title: ALIVE INSIDE
Year: 2014
Country: USA
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Music with Jeffrey Friedberg at 7:30 PM, film at 8:00 PM.  Dan Cohen has devoted himself to equipping nursing homes with music, in the fervent belief in its rejuvenating power. His message is that music can serve to confirm our essential, irrepressible, and shared humanity, and his goal is … [Read more...]

MY OLD LADY

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Title: MY OLD LADY
Year: 2014
Country: USA / France
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Mathias, a failed, middle-aged, alcoholic playwright, travels from New York to Paris. His mission? To reclaim his only asset—an apartment willed to him by his estranged father—and live off the proceeds from its sale. His plan is thwarted when he encounters the elderly woman with dibs on the flat … [Read more...]

LAST DAYS IN VIETNAM

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Title: LAST DAYS IN VIETNAM
Year: 2014
Country: USA
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The final episode in the April 1975 evacuation of the American Embassy in Saigon is calmly surveyed in this chronicle of the efforts to get the thousands of Vietnamese who had loyally served the American cause and the South Vietnamese government out of the country safely as the Communist North … [Read more...]