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Don't miss the Oscar-nominated Animated, Live Action and Documentary shorts. This is your annual chance to predict the winners—and gain the edge in your Oscar pool!
2021 Oscar Nominee! Last day Thursday. Mads Mikkelsen (HANNIBAL, CASINO ROYALE) stars in this fun, moving, life-affirming, and thought-provoking drama about friendship, freedom, love—and alcohol.
2021 Oscar Nominee! Offered a plea deal by the FBI, William O'Neal (LaKeith Stanfield) infiltrates the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party to gather intelligence on Chairman Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya).
Last day Thursday. Two girls, Mikuan and Shaniss, grow up as best friends in a Quebec Innu community, promising to stick together no matter what. But their friendship is shaken when Mikuan falls for a white boy.
2021 Oscar Nominee! A tender and sweeping story about what roots us, MINARI follows a Korean-American family that moves to an Arkansas farm in search of their own American Dream.
2021 Oscar Nominee! After losing everything in the Great Recession, Fern (Frances McDormand) embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.
College student Danielle must cover her tracks when she unexpectedly runs into her sugar daddy at a shiva—with her parents, ex-girlfriend and family friends also in attendance. A New York Times Critic's Pick!
In STRAY, a trio of canine outcasts roam the streets of Istanbul. Through their eyes and ears, we are shown an intimate portrait of the life of a city and its people. A New York Times Critic's Pick!
Last day Thursday. This essential tetralogy from Eric Rohmer, one of France's great auteurs, is presented in a new restoration by Janus Films.
2021 Oscar Nominee! His own body turned into a living work of art and promptly exhibited in a museum, Sam, a Syrian refugee, will soon realize he may have sold away more than just his skin.
Deserving comparison with the work of Pedro Costa, Andrei Tarkovsky, and Souleymane Cissé, THIS IS NOT A BURIAL marks the introduction of a major filmmaker and the final powerhouse performance of a remarkable actress. A New York Times Critic's Pick!