Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami

Filmnum: 
164686
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Sophie Fiennes
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
115 mins.

This electrifying journey through the public and private worlds of pop culture mega-icon Grace Jones contrasts musical sequences with intimate personal footage, all the while brimming with Jones’s bold aesthetic.

When Paul Came Over The Sea

Filmnum: 
158635
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Jakob Preuss
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
97 mins.
Language: 
German, French and Spanish with subtitles

Documentarian Jakob Preuss follows one migrant’s passionate and inexhaustible flight to freedom as he makes the journey from Cameroon to Berlin.

Black Mother

Filmnum: 
158632
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Khalik Allah
Run Time: 
75 mins.

In BLACK MOTHER, photographer and filmmaker Khalik Allah explores his mother's home country, Jamaica, and invokes its beautiful, resilient, and rebellious spirit in a series of fleeting yet indelible interactions with the country's residents.

When We Were The Future

Filmnum: 
158025
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2015
Directed by: 
Directed by Lars Barthel, Gabriele Denecke, Andreas Voigt, Peter Kahane, Thomas Knauf, Hannes Schönemann, and Ralf Marschalleck
Run Time: 
87 mins.
Language: 
German with subtitles

In this autobiographical compilation film, seven directors from the East German film studio DEFA remember their childhood in the 1950s and 1960s GDR. Director Andreas Voigt and producer Barbara Etz in person. Free screening!

David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts

Filmnum: 
157815
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Run Time: 
85 mins.

Entering his 9th decade, prolific artist David Hockney shows absolutely no evidence of slowing down or losing his trademark boldness. Featuring intimate and in-depth interviews with Hockney, this revealing film focuses on two blockbuster exhibitions held in 2012 and 2016 at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.

Three Peaks

Filmnum: 
155965
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2018
Directed by: 
Directed by Jan Zabeil
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
93 mins.
Language: 
English, German, and French with subtitles

A captivating family drama about diverging ideas of fatherhood as an unforeseen event turns a mountainside vacation into a survival trip.

Wild Mouse

Filmnum: 
154806
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2017
Directed by: 
Directed by Josef Hader
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
107 mins.
Language: 
German with subtitles

When 50-year-old Georg loses his job as the long-standing classical music reviewer for a highbrow Viennese newspaper, he embarks a campaign of revenge against his former boss. This tragicomic midlife meltdown is directed by Austrian stage and screen comedian Josef Hader.

Nasser's Republic

Filmnum: 
154804
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2016
Directed by: 
Directed by Michal Goldman
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
82 mins.

NASSER'S REPUBLIC: THE MAKING OF MODERN EGYPT is the first film for an American audience about Gamal Abdel Nasser, one of the Arab world's most transformative leaders. Director Michal Goldman in person, in conversation with Mukaram Hhana, Postdoctoral Fellow, Smith College.

Fear Itself

Filmnum: 
153588
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Charlie Lyne
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
88 mins.

Constructed entirely from existing films, FEAR ITSELF is a journey through fear and cinema that asks whether horror movies know us better than we know ourselves. Director Charlie Lyne in person!