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In this energetic adaptation of a John le Carré novel, Perry (Ewan McGregor) and Gail (Naomie Harris) find themselves lured into a Russian oligarch's (Stellan Skarsgård) plans to defect, and are soon positioned between the Russian Mafia and the British Secret Service, neither of whom they can trust.
Following Zappa from clean-shaven, besuited youth, to fearless chief freak, to his relentlessly productive final days before his death at 52, Eat That Question-Frank Zappa in His Own Words seats us right up front from the start; close enough to Zappa to read the flickering emotions in his eyes.
Raised on hip-hop and foster care, defiant city kid Ricky gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside. When a tragedy strikes that threatens to ship Ricky to another foster home, Ricky and his uncle Hec go on the run in the bush, triggering a national manhunt.
Greta Gerwig stars in the new film from gifted writer-director Rebecca Miller about a young woman whose determination to have a child involves her in a love triangle with an unhappy academic (Ethan Hawke) and his eccentric critical-theorist wife (Julianne Moore).
July 27, 30, 31 - filmmaker Jeff Lieberman in attendance!
With musical proclamations like 'Mississippi Goddam' and an iconic style, Nina Simone was both loved and feared throughout the 1960s for her outspoken vision of Black Freedom. The story of America’s most overlooked musical genius is finally brought to light in this new documentary, which takes audiences on Nina’s journey from the segregated South, through the worlds of classical music, jazz joints & international concert halls.
Thursday July 28 @ 7pm
Part of the Series Hot Town: Summer in the City: With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a "wacky weatherman" (Steve Martin) tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early-90s Los Angeles.