Free screening! Join us for three short films from the 2022 Sundance Film Festival. Following the program, Hope Tucker, director of WHAT TRAVELERS ARE SAYING ABOUT JORNADA DEL MUERTO and Associate Professor of Video and Film at Hampshire College, joins us via Zoom for a conversation and Q&A with the theater audience.
A young man is determined to give his life meaning outside of Kaimukī, the small Hawaiian town where he grew up, even if it means leaving everything he's ever known and loved behind. Screens with short ᎤᏕᏲᏅ (WHAT THEY'VE BEEN TAUGHT).
After a Korean immigrant is wrongly convicted of a 1973 San Francisco Chinatown gang murder, Asian Americans unite as never before to free Chol Soo Lee. A former street hustler becomes the symbol for a landmark movement. But once out, he self-destructs, threatening the movement's legacy and the man himself.
Opens 2/4. Neil and Alice Bennett (Tim Roth, Charlotte Gainsbourg) are the core of a wealthy family on vacation in Mexico with younger members Colin and Alexa (Samuel Bottomley, Albertine Kotting McMillan) until a distant emergency cuts their trip short. When one relative disrupts the family’s tight-knit order, simmering tensions rise to the fore in this suspenseful jolt from writer/director Michel Franco.
This glamorous triptych was inspired by Balanchine’s visit to the famous jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels on New York’s Fifth Avenue, and created as an homage to the cities and dance schools of Paris, New York and St. Petersburg that made a vital impact on the revered choreographer’s career.
Touching and poignant, the acclaimed coming-of-age comedy THE INCREDIBLY TRUE ADVENTURE OF TWO GIRLS IN LOVE tells the story of two teenagers whose unexpected friendship grows into the joyful wildness of first love. This iconic part of the 1990s queer cinema canon is presented in a new restoration, with funding provided by the Sundance Institute and Strand Releasing.
Who was Frida Kahlo? Everyone knows her, but who was the woman behind the bright colours, the big brows, and the floral crowns? Take a journey through the life of a true icon, discover her art, and uncover the truth behind her often turbulent life.
East Berlin, 1981. The ambitious scientist Franz Walter is recruited by the State Security Service and sent on foreign assignment to West Germany. He soon gets into trouble because of his increasingly critical attitude towards the system and is accused of espionage.