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The Mirror

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 7:00pm

face of a young boy

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
Andrei Tarkovsky, the acclaimed master of Soviet cinema, takes a moving and personal turn with this striking meditation on life in Russia during the bleak days of WWII.
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Solaris

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 7:00pm

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Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
Ground control has been receiving mysterious transmissions from the three remaining residents of the Solaris space station. Cosmonaut and psychologist Kris Kelvin is dispatched to investigate. Read more

Andrei Rublev

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00pm

Shot from "Andri Rublev"

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
Immediately suppressed by the Soviets in 1966, Andrei Tarkovsky’s epic masterpiece is a sweeping medieval tale of Russia’s greatest icon painter. 
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Ivan’s Childhood

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 7:00pm

Shot from "Ivan's Childhood"

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
The debut feature by the great Andrei Tarkovsky, 
Ivan’s Childhood is a poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.  Read more

One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevich

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 7:00pm

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Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevich
 (French: Une journée d'Andrei Arsenevitch) is a 1999 French documentary film directed by Chris Marker, about and an homage to the Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky. The film was an episode of the French documentary film series Cinéastes de notre temps (English: "Filmmakers of our time"), which in over ninety episodes since 1966 concentrates on individual film directors, film people and film movements. The title of the film is a play on the title of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's novella One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich. Read more

Morgenthau

Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Morgenthau

The dramatic story of a political dynasty whose ethical ideals and public service influenced world and domestic affairs for decades: Henry Morgenthau, Sr., Ambassador to Turkey during the years of the Armenian Genocide, to FDR Cabinet member Henry Morgenthau, Jr., and, finally, Robert M. Morgenthau, U.S. and District Attorney in New York from     1962-2009.  Photos, video footage, and interviews with noted public figures make this film a vivid and insightful journey through 20th century history.   Read more

"Scott Pilgrim vs the World" launches Comics on Screen film series

Monday, September 28, 2015 - 7:30pm

Scott Pilgrim vs the World

Edgar Wright’s cult favorite, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), was adapted from Bryan Lee O’Malley’s popular graphic novel series (2004-2010). The film, scripted by Wright and Michael Bacall, stars Michael Cera and Mary Elizabeth Winstead. Film, anime, videogame, and comics influences collide in this comedic martial arts, rock ‘n’ roll fantasy. Read more

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