Whose Streets?

Filmnum: 
143208
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Sabaah Folayan and Damon Davis
Rating: 
R
Run Time: 
101 mins.
Language: 
English

WHOSE STREETS? is an unflinching look at how the killing of 18-year-old Mike Brown inspired a community to fight back and sparked a global movement.

No

Filmnum: 
143219
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Pablo Larrain
Rating: 
R
Run Time: 
118 mins.
Language: 
Spanish with subtitles

In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, due to international pressure, is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency. A brash young advertising executive, Rene Saavedra (Gael Garcia Bernal), is hired to spearhead the marketing campaign against Pinochet.

Close-Up

Filmnum: 
143221
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Abbas Kiarostami
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
98 mins.
Language: 
Persian and Azerbaijani with subtitles

This fiction-documentary hybrid uses a real-life event—the arrest of a young man on charges that he fraudulently impersonated a well-known filmmaker—as the basis for a stunning, multilayered investigation into movies, identity, artistic creation, and existence.

Complicit

Filmnum: 
143187
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Heather White
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
89 mins.
Language: 
English and Mandarin with subtitles

Yi Yeting is struggling to survive occupational leukemia, while helping other workers in similar situations, poisoned by benzene and n-hexane while manufacturing smart phones in China. Director Heather White in person!

An Art That Nature Makes

Filmnum: 
143197
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Molly Bernstein
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
75 mins.
Language: 
English

AN ART THAT NATURE MAKES details photographer Rosamond Purcell’s fascination with the natural world, offering insight into her unique way of recontextualizing objects both ordinary and strange. Photographer Rosamond Purcell and producer Alan Edelstein in person!

The Departure

Filmnum: 
143210
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2017
Directed by: 
Directed by Lana Wilson
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
87 mins.
Language: 
Japanese

Ittetsu Nemoto, a former punk-turned-Buddhist-priest in Japan, has made a career out of helping suicidal people find reasons to live. But this work has come increasingly at the cost of his own family and health, as he refuses to draw lines between his patients and himself.

The Work

Filmnum: 
1016
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2017
Directed by: 
Directed by Jairus McLeary , Gethin Aldous (co-director)
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
89 mins.
Language: 
English

Set inside a single room in Folsom Prison, three men from the outside participate in a four-day group therapy retreat with level-four convicts. Over the four days, each man in the room takes his turn at delving deep into his past.