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BEST OF THE FEST: THE TRIP TO SPAIN

| 2017 | 115 mins. | | , ,
Directed by Michael Winterbottom

Sunday September 24, 2017 4:00pm (Film Center)
Wednesday September 27, 2017, 7:30pm (Film Center) BUY TICKETS

Steve and Rob are at it again….. After jaunts through northern England and Italy, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on another deliciously deadpan culinary road trip. This time around, the guys head to Spain to sample the best of the country’s gastronomic offerings in between rounds of their hilariously off-the-cuff banter….

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THE GLASS CASTLE

2017 | 127 minutes | |
Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton
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Saturday September 23, 2017, 5:30pm (Capawock) Sunday September 24, 2017, 6:30pm (Capawock) Tuesday September 26, 2017, 8:00pm (Capawock) Thursday September 28, 2017, 8:00pm (Strand)BUY TICKETS

Chronicling the adventures of an eccentric, resilient and tight-knit family, THE GLASS CASTLE is a remarkable story of unconditional love. Oscar (R) winner Brie Larson brings Jeannette Walls’s best-selling memoir to life as a young woman who, influenced by the joyfully wild nature of her deeply dysfunctional father (Woody Harrelson), found the…

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TULIP FEVER

2017 | 107 minutes | | ,
Directed by Justin Chadwick
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Saturday September 23, 2017 8:15pm (Capawock)
Sunday September 24, 2017, 7:30pm (Strand) Monday September 25, 2017, 8:00pm (Capawock) Wednesday September 27, 2017, 8:00pm (Strand) BUY TICKETS

In 17th Century Amsterdam, an orphaned girl (Alicia Vikander) is forcibly married to a rich and powerful merchant (Christoph Waltz) – an unhappy “arrangement” that saves her from poverty. After her husband commissions a portrait, she begins a passionate affair with the painter (Dane DeHaan), a struggling young artist. Seeking to escape…

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YEAR BY THE SEA

| 2016 | 114 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Alexander Janko
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Sunday September 24, 2017 4:00pm (Capawock)
Wednesday September 27, 2017, 4:00pm (Film Center) Thursday September 28, 2017, 7:30pm (Film Center) BUY TICKETS

Based on The New York Times bestseller by Joan Anderson, Year by the Sea is the story of an empty nester who retreats to Cape Cod to rediscover who she was before being a wife and a mother – and redefine the next chapter in her life. Shot on location on Cape Cod: Dennis, Wellfleet…

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BEST OF THE FEST: AFTER THE STORM (umi yori mo mada fukaku)

| 2016 | 117 minutes | |
Directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda

Saturday September 23, 2017 4:00pm (Film Center)
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Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota (Hiroshi Abe) wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother (Kirin Kiki) and beautiful ex-wife (Yoko Make) seem to be moving on with their…

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BEST OF THE FEST: THE MIDWIFE (sage femme)

| 2017 | 117 minutes | | ,
Directed by Martin Provost

Saturday September 23, 2017, 7:30pm (Film Center)
Sunday September 24, 2017 7:30pm (Film Center)
Thursday September 28, 2017, 4:00pm (Film Center) BUY TICKETS

Two of French cinema’s biggest stars shine in this bittersweet drama about the unlikely friendship that develops between Claire (Catherine Frot), a talented but tightly wound midwife, and Béatrice (Catherine Deneuve), the estranged, free-spirited mistress of Claire’s late father. Though polar opposites in almost every way, the two come to rely on…

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BEST OF THE FEST: THE FENCER (Miekkailija)

, , | 2015 | 99 minutes | |
Directed by Klaus Härö

A young man, Endel Nelis, arrives in Haapsalu, Estonia, in the early 1950s. Having left Leningrad to escape the secret police, he finds work as a teacher and founds a sports club for his students. Endel becomes a father figure to his students and starts teaching them his great passion – fencing,…

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STRONGER

2017 | 119 minutes | |
Directed by David Gordon Green
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STRONGER is the inspirational and heroic true-life story of Jeff Bauman (Jake Gyllenhaal), the man whose iconic photo from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing captured the hearts of the world. Based on Bauman’s New York Times bestselling book, co-authored with Bret Witter.