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Ricki and the Flash
(pg-13) 100 min
in English
Now Playing

Meryl Streep takes on a whole new gig – a hard rocking singer/guitarist – for Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme and Academy Award-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody in RICKI AND THE FLASH. In an original and electrifying film loaded with live musical performances, Streep stars as Ricki Rendazzo, a guitar heroine who made a world of mistakes as she followed her dreams of rock-and-roll stardom.

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Rosenwald
(nr) 100 min
in English
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Aviva Kempner’s ROSENWALD is the incredible story of Julius Rosenwald, the son of an immigrant peddler who never finished high school, but rose to become the President of Sears. Influenced by the writings of the educator Booker T. Washington, this Jewish philanthropist joined forces with African American communities during the Jim Crow South to build over 5,300 schools during the early part of the 20th century.

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Mistress America
(pg-13) 84 min
in English
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In MISTRESS AMERICA, Tracy (Lola Kirke) is a lonely college freshman in New York, having neither the exciting university experience nor the glamorous metropolitan lifestyle she envisioned. But when she is taken in by her soon-to-be stepsister, Brooke (Greta Gerwig) – a resident of Times Square and adventurous gal about town – she is rescued from her disappointment and seduced by Brooke’s alluringly mad schemes.

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Runoff
(r) 90 min
in English
Programmer's Choice

The beauty of the land cannot mask the brutality of a farm town. As harvest draws near, betty confronts a terrifying new reality. She will go to desperate lengths to save her family and must coldly decide whom to sacrifice.

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One Show Only!
Wed, Sep 2 at 8PM
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Big Significant Things
(nr) 85 min
in English
Film In Focus

A week before he’s set to move across the country with his girlfriend, Craig impulsively sets out on a solo road trip across the US to see the nation’s largest sites in this funny, warm-hearted comedy of self-discovery.

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One Show Only!
Wed, Sep 9 at 8:00PM
Kickstarter Film Festival – Program A
(nr)
in English
Special Event

Grab some popcorn, take a seat, and be ready for some laughs and some tears — the Annual Kickstarter Film Festival is coming to a theater near you. On Thursday October 15, over 30 theaters across the United States will screen an expertly curated selection of some of the best short and feature films funded on Kickstarter. Part A includes the films Afronauts (short) and What We Do in the Shadows.

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One Show Only!
Thu, Oct 15 at 7PM
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Kickstarter Film Festival – Program B
(nr)
Special Event

Grab some popcorn, take a seat, and be ready for some laughs and some tears — the Annual Kickstarter Film Festival is coming to a theater near you. On Thursday October 15, over 30 theaters across the United States will screen an expertly curated selection of some of the best short and feature films funded on Kickstarter. Part B includes the films World of Tomorrow (short), Submarine Sandwich (short) and T-Rex.

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One Show Only!
Thu, Oct 15 at 9:20PM
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