Follies

Filmnum: 
126345
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Dominic Cooke
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
150 mins.
Language: 
English

New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.

Quest

Filmnum: 
949
Type: 

Event

Year: 
2017
Directed by: 
Directed by Jonathan Olshefski
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
90 mins.
Language: 
English

Filmed with vérité intimacy for close to a decade, QUEST is a documentary portrait of a family in North Philadelphia. Director Jonathan Olshefski in person!

Yerma

Filmnum: 
142504
Type: 

Event

Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
120 mins.
Language: 
English

A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.

From Mambo to Hip Hop: A South Bronx Tale

Filmnum: 
944
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Henry Chalfant
Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
60 mins.
Language: 
English

A look at the musical history of New York's South Bronx, a borough that nurtured two major movements in popular music: the mambo that evolved into salsa, and the hip-hop that arose from the most desperate days of the South Bronx.

Space Is the Place

Filmnum: 
943
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by John Coney
Rating: 
R
Run Time: 
85 mins.
Language: 
English

Created as an homage to the low-budget science fiction films of the 50's and 60's, SPACE IS THE PLACE is a visual embodiment of Sun Ra's Afro-Egyptian myth of salvation in outer space.

 

Chuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll

Filmnum: 
939
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Taylor Hackford
Rating: 
PG
Run Time: 
120 mins.
Language: 
English

Filmed on the occasion of Chuck Berry's 60th birthday, this documentary presents the rock legend performing in his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri.