In a forgotten but defiant bayou community cut off from the rest of the world by a sprawling levee, a six-year-old girl exists on the brink of orphanhood. This tiny hero must learn to survive unstoppable catastrophes of epicproportions.
James Stewart stars as a small-town nobody, on the brink of suicide, who believes his life is worthless. Guardian angel Henry Travers shows him how wrong he is by letting Stewart see what would have happened had he never been born.
Based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s story, The Nutcracker is one of the greatest classics in the world. With iconic music by Tchaikovsky, and enchanting sets and costumes, this beautiful tale explores the universal themes of love, power and evil.
For one evening, the Bolshoi takes on a new challenge with audacity in The Cage by legendary Academy Award-winning choreographer Jerome Robbins, Harald Lander’s homage to classical ballet in Études, and Alexei Ratmansky’s colorful folklore-inspired Russian Seasons.
THE EAGLE HUNTRESS follows Aisholopan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries.
Stage Russia HD opens its inaugural season with its live filmed production of the Vakhtangov Theatre's magical EUGENE ONEGIN, a newly reimagined version of the Alexander Pushkin poem created and directed by renowned director Rimas Tuminas.
Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Trapped but determined, Hedda tries to control those around her, only to see her own world unravel. Tony Award-winning director Ivo van Hove directs a modern production of Ibsen’s masterpiece, with Ruth Wilson in the title role.
Pechorin, a young officer, embarks on a journey across the majestic mountains of the Caucasus, on a path set by his passionate encounters. Disillusioned and careless, he inflicts pain upon himself and the women around him…
Julieta lives in Madrid with her daughter Antía. They both suffer in silence over the loss of Xoan, Antía’s father and Julieta’s husband. But at times grief doesn’t bring people closer, it drives them apart. A new film from Pedro Almodóvar.
Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Twenty-five years later, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.
At age eight, Victoria spends a night in the home of a wealthy white family; years later, she encounters them again and her life is changed forever. Presented as part of the Tournées Film Festival in collaboration with Holyoke Community College.
Satsuki and Mei move with their father to a new house in the countryside. They soon discover that the surrounding forests are home to a family of Totoros, gentle but powerful creatures who are seen only by children.
As two ageing writers become increasingly inebriated over the course of one night, and their stories increasingly unbelievable, the lively conversation soon turns into a revealing power game, further complicated by the return home of two sinister younger men. Starring Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart.
More people are imprisoned in the United States at this moment than in any other time or place in history. THE PRISON IN TWELVE LANDSCAPES is a film about the prison in which we never see an actual penitentiary. Filmmaker Brett Story in person!
Bernard Shaw’s classic play follows the life and trial of a young country girl who declares a bloody mission to drive the English from France. Josie Rourke directs Gemma Arterton as Joan of Arc in this electrifying production.
A sudden eruption of violence creates an atmosphere of simmering tension between a husband and wife, in this work of slow-burning domestic suspense from Academy Award–winning Iranian director Asghar Farhadi (A SEPARATION).
Magic, fantasy and Celtic mythology come together in a riot of color and detail that dazzle the eyes in this sweeping story about the power of imagination and faith to carry humanity through dark times.
At moonlight on the banks of a mysterious lake, Prince Siegfried meets the bewitched swanwoman Odette. Completely spellbound by her beauty, he swears his faithfulness to her. However, the Prince realizes too late that Fate has another plan for him.
Juzo Itami’s rapturous “ramen western” returns to U.S. screens for the first time in decades, in a new 4K restoration from Janus Films. The tale of an enigmatic band of ramen ronin who guide the widow of a noodle shop owner on her quest for the perfect recipe, TAMPOPO serves up a savory broth of culinary adventure.
The world is astounded when Willy Wonka, for years a recluse in his factory, announces that five lucky people will be given a tour of the factory, shown all the secrets of his amazing candy, and one will win a lifetime supply of Wonka chocolate.