Showing Today Wed, Jul 8

New and Noteworthy

The Wolfpack
Now Playing

The six Angulo brothers have spent their entire lives locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Nicknamed “The Wolfpack,” they’re all exceedingly bright, are homeschooled, have no acquaintances outside their family and have...

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Iris
Now Playing

The latest film from legendary documentarian Albert Maysles (GREY GARDENS, GIMME SHELTER), IRIS pairs the late 88-year-old filmmaker (who passed away on March 5) with Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who has had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades. More than a fashion film, the documentary is a story about creativity and how a soaring free spirit continues to inspire.

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Love & Mercy
Now Playing

LOVE & MERCY presents an unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter and leader of The Beach Boys. Set against the era defining catalog of Wilson’s music, the film intimately examines the personal voyage and ultimate salvation of the icon whose success came at extraordinary personal cost.

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Infinitely Polar Bear
Opening Fri, Jul 10
Coming Soon

A husband and father to two young daughters, Cam Stuart struggles to live with manic depression. When Cam has a manic breakdown that lands him in a mental hospital, his wife Maggie (Zoe Saldana) and children, are forced to leave their house in the country and move into a cramped apartment. Broke, stressed, and overwhelmed, Maggie applies and is accepted at Columbia’s MBA program. Seeing this as her chance to build a better life for their daughters, Maggie asks Cam to become the primary caregiver for the girls while she completes her degree in New York. Over the next 18 months, as Maggie rushes to complete her degree, Cam learns, through trial and a lot of error, how to take care of his precocious daughters as well as himself.

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Gemma Bovery
One Show Only!
Wed, Jul 15 at 8PM
French Cinémathèque
Senior Cinema Thursday

In this vibrant seriocomic re-imagining of Flaubert’s literary classic, Madame Bovary, life imitates art in uncanny ways when earthy British beauty, Gemma Bovery (Gemma Arterton), and her furniture restorer husband, Charles (Jason Flemyng), move to a charming ramshackle old farmhouse...

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Orange People
One Show Only!
Wed, Jul 22 at 8PM
Reel Israel DC

Grandma Zohara occupies a special role within the Moroccan community within Israel. By cradling an object brought to her by her clients, Grandma Zohara gains access to the family’s past through her dreams. This allows her to advise families on...

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Admission: $11.75 Adults, $8.50 Matinee Shows, $9.00 Seniors (62+), $9.25 Students, $8.75 Children (12 & under) and Military, $7.50 Avalon Members, $6.50 Seniors who are Avalon Members.
Same rates apply to Wednesday Signature Series programs. Avalon Members must purchase their discounted tickets at the box office.

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