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The Boys in Red Hats

January 18, 2019. Surrounded by cheering classmates on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, 17-year-old Nick Sandmann instantly and unwittingly became a global headline as he appeared to confr... READ MORE

Directed by: Jonathan Schroder

Runtime: 87 mins

Format: Digital

Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones

Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones and D-Man in the Waters brings to life the creative process that culminated in choreographer-dancer-director Bill T. Jones’s tour de force ballet D-Man in the... READ MORE

Directed by: Tom Hurwitz, Rosalynde LeBlanc

Runtime: 90 mins

Format: Digital

CatVideoFest

***10% of all ticket proceeds will be donated to Red Door Animal Shelter***CatVideoFest is a compilation reel of the latest and best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and so... READ MORE

Runtime: 72 mins

Format: Digital

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Charlatan

Few true stories tread the thin line between good and evil as precariously as that of Jan Mikolášek, a 20th century Czech herbal healer whose great success masked the grimmest of secrets. Mikolášek wo... READ MORE

Directed by: Agnieszka Holland

Runtime: 118 mins

Format: Digital

Dachra

Ever since she was discovered naked and near-dead decades ago, Mongia has been institutionalized, with a tendency to bite her nurses. Grisly, frightening, and stuffed with howling thrills, t... READ MORE

Directed by: Abdelhamid Bouchnak

Runtime: 114 mins

Format: Digital

The Green Knight

An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, The Green Knight tells the story of Sir Gawain (Dev Patel), King Arthur's reckless and headstrong nephew, who embarks on a daring ques... READ MORE

Directed by: David Lowery

Runtime: 126 mins

Format: DCP

Interview with the Vampire

Screening in the Music Box Garden | Extremely Limited Seating Available | A Part of Beautiful Bloodsuckers with TWILIGHT Born as an 18th-century lord, Louis (Brad Pitt) is now a bicente... READ MORE

Directed by: Neil Jordan

Runtime: 123 mins

Format: Digital

Lydia Lunch: The War is Never Over

LYDIA LUNCH: THE WAR IS NEVER OVER by Beth B is the first career-spanning documentary retrospective of Lydia Lunch’s confrontational, acerbic and always electric artistry. As New York City’s... READ MORE

Directed by: Beth B

Runtime: 95 mins

Format: Digital

Mama Weed

Patience Portefeux is a translator for the Paris police by day, looking in on her aging mother in the evenings. She’s months behind on her bills, so when when she finds herself in possession of a huge... READ MORE

Directed by: Jean-Paul Salomé

Runtime: 104 mins

Format: DCP

Millennium Actress

Screening in the Music Box Garden | Extremely Limited Seating Available | A Part of Anime Week with THE NIGHT IS SHORT, WALK ON GIRL In this animated movie, filmmaker Genya Tachiba... READ MORE

Directed by: Satoshi Kon

Runtime: 87 mins

Format: Digital

Mirror

New 4K Restoration!A senses-ravishing odyssey through the halls of time and memory, Andrei Tarkovsky’s sublime reflection on 20th century Russian history is as much a film as it is a poem composed in... READ MORE

Directed by: Andrei Tarkovsky

Runtime: 106 mins

Format: Digital

Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain

It's not where you go. It's what you leave behind. Chef, writer, adventurer, provocateur: Anthony Bourdain lived his life unabashedly. ROADRUNNER is an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at ho... READ MORE

Directed by: Morgan Neville

Runtime: 119 mins

Format: DCP

Summertime

Over the course of a hot summer day in Los Angeles, the lives of 25 young Angelenos intersect. A skating guitarist, a tagger, two wannabe rappers, an exasperated fast-food worker, a limo driver—they a... READ MORE

Directed by: Carlos Lopez Estrada

Runtime: 90 mins

Format: Digital

This is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection

Berlin-based Mosotho filmmaker Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese’s devastating and hypnotic This Is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection is already one of the most esteemed African films ever to hit the internati... READ MORE

Directed by: Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese

Runtime: 117 mins

Format: Digital

Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation

Truman Capote and Tennessee Williams — writers, celebrities, geniuses — catapulted to fame in the 1950s, sparking a friendship and rivalry spanning nearly 40 years until their deaths within... READ MORE

Directed by: Lisa Immordino Vreeland

Runtime: 81 mins

Format: DCP

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