The Lost City of Z tells the incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region.
Languages: Portuguese, German, Spanish (with English subtitles)
Opens May 26
Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, the latest from legendary director Ken Loach is a gripping, human tale about the impact one man can make. After a heart attack leaves him unable to work and the state welfare system fails him, the stubbornly self-reliant Daniel must stand up and fight for his dignity, as well as help a struggling single mother navigate bureaucratic forces.
Opens May 26
The Camino de Santiago attracts wayfarers of all stripes to walk its ancient paths in search of meaning. One such pilgrim is Dane Johansen, an American cellist who in 2014 ventured to walk the Camino with his instrument on his back, performing music for his fellow pilgrims along the way.
Spanish and German (with English subtitles)
Opens May 12
Writer and urban activist Jane Jacobs fights to save historic New York City during the ruthless redevelopment era of urban planner Robert Moses in the 1960s.
Opening Night Fundraiser Screening: the Friday March 12 @ 7pm screening of Citizen Jane will be a fundraiser for the Kingston Community House at 99 York Street; all tickets will cost $10.
One Night Only: Thursday May 4 @ 7pm
Artist and filmmaker David Lynch discusses his early life and the events that shaped his outlook on art and the creative process.
Part of the David Lynch Month Cinematica Series.
Monday April 24 @ 7pm Only
On a snowy night in February 1972, the 33 year old jazz trumpet star Lee Morgan was shot dead by his common-law wife, Helen, during a gig at a club in New York City. Part true-crime tale, part love story, I Called Him Morgan is a stirring tribute to two unique personalities and the music that brought them together.
Director François Ozon’s elegiac tale of love and remembrance is set in a small German town in the aftermath of World War I, where a young woman mourning the death of her fiancé forms a bond with a mysterious Frenchman who has arrived to lay flowers on her beloved’s grave.
French & German language with English Subtitles