August 20, 2014

Upcoming Films



Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory: FREE & OUTDOORS

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Title: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
Year: 1971
Country: USA
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Rivertown Film and the Village of Nyack will convert the Artopee Way Municipal Parking lot into a FREE drive-in theater, to present the beloved Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory as part of the Nyack Art Collective’s monthly “First Friday” in September, this one candy-themed.   Viewers can sit … [Read more...]

ELAINE STRITCH: SHOOT ME

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Title: Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me
Year: 2013
Country: USA
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A portrait of the artist near the end (but still fierce), this documentary about the indominitable performer invites us to reflect on the question: “Who am I without an audience, offstage?” A study of a consummate entertainer in her twilight years, about to leave New York City, her home for many … [Read more...]

IDA

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Title: Ida
Year: 2013
Country: Poland
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Shortly before taking her vows, an orphaned novitiate in 1950s Poland, meets an aunt she didn’t know existed. Wanda’s entrance into Ida’s circumscribed life brings shocking news that changes everything, and this revelation begets a journey—both literal and figurative. Poland’s history during World … [Read more...]

OBVIOUS CHILD

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Title: Obvious Child
Year: 2014
Country: USA
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Meet the Filmmakers: Gillian Robespierre and Elisabeth Holm. Donna is a 28-year-old struggling stand-up comic from Brooklyn, complete with the requisite potty mouth. After what she assumes is a one-night stand, with a guy who is far from a hipster, she finds herself facing an unwanted pregnancy. The … [Read more...]

LIFE ITSELF

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Title: Life Itself
Year: 2014
Country: USA
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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 his becoming one of the most influential cultural … [Read more...]