December: Magical Realism in Film
Friday, December 5 The Fisher King (1991 / 137 min. / R)
(Dir. Terry Gilliam, with Robin Williams)
Friday, December 12 Wings of Desire (1987 / 128 min. / PG-13)
(Dir. Wim Wenders, w. Bruno Ganz, Peter Falk)
Find What You're Looking For
Join us for fantastic, fantastical animated movies! On Thursday, August 14, we will be showing Azur and Asmar, a feature by Michel Ocelot. The story of how Azur and Asmar, raised as brothers but now adversaries, set off together on a dangerous quest to find and free the Djinn Fairy.
99 minutes. Ages 6 and up.
Join us for fantastic, fantastical animated movies! On July 17, we will show Ernest and Celestine, the Academy Award nominated movie that received standing ovations at both Cannes and the Toronto Film Festival. Celestine is an artistic, dream-filled mouse that under unusual circumstances, becomes friends with Ernest, a troubadour bear. But it isn't long before their friendship is put on trial by their respective bear-fearing and mice-eating communities. Based on the book series by the same name by Gabrielle Vincent.
80 minutes, Ages 6 and up.
Join us for fantastic, fantastical animated movies! On June 19th, we will be showing Tales of the Night. Directed by French animator Michel Ocelot (Kirikou and the Sorceress), Tales of the Night features six animated fables that blend fairytale with history - and take us on a trip around the world!
84 minutes, Ages 7 and up.
Super Cinema in May: Mystery This Way Comes
May 2 - Double Indemnity (1944/107 min.)
May 9 - no program
May 16 - The Verdict (1982/128 min.)
May 23 - Searching for Sugar Man (2012/86 min.)
May 30 - The Third Man (1949/104 min.)
The theme for March is Films about Women, Directed by Women in honor of Women's History Month. On March 28, we’ll show Frozen River (2008 / 97 min. / dir. Courtney Hunt) in which two working class single mothers in upstate New York, one white and one Native American, form an uneasy partnership to smuggle illegal immigrants across the frozen St. Lawrence River in the trunk of a car.
This free event takes place in the 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room