Upcoming Movies

ikiruposter Ikiru (1952) -

Sunday April 30 @ 7pm  + post-screening discussion on Film Therapy
An aging bureaucrat with stomach cancer who is impelled to find meaning in his final days. One of the greatest achievements by Akira Kurosawa, Ikiru shows the director at his most compassionate—affirming life through an explora­tion of death. 
Japanese with English subtitles.
Cinematica's Movie of the Month for April 2017.

jfposter Juvenis Festival 2017: Juvy’s Movies -

Monday May 1 @ 7:30pm
The Juvenis Festival (April 29-May 7, 2017) presents a night of movie magic, featuring the return of Rapid Reel, the 48 Film Competition and KFPL Youth Shorts! Presented in partnership with Reelout Arts Project, the Kingston Canadian Film Festival and the Kingston Frontenac Public Library.

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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.

davidlynch-p Cinematica Series: David Lynch Month -

Thursdays in May
With the much-anticipated return of Twin Peaks on May 21, now is a perfect time time to take a trip through David Lynch's strange cinematic world. Join us each Thursday in May at 7pm for David Lynch: The Art Life (2017), Eraserhead (1977), Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (1992) & Mulholland Drive (2001).

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Opens May 5
A woman discovers that some monstrous events on the other side of the world are somehow connected to the mental breakdown from which she's suffering.

Eraserhead-p Eraserhead (1992) -

Thursday May 11 at 7pm
David Lynch’s 1977 debut feature, Eraserhead, is both a lasting cult sensation and a work of extraordinary craft and beauty. Our hero and title character, Henry, tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.
Part of the David Lynch Month Cinematica Series.

MV5BNjU1MTE3OTYyMF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwMzIwNTQwMjI@._V1_UX182_CR0,0,182,268_AL_ Citizen Jane: Battle For The City -

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.

firewalk-p Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (1992) -

Thursday May 18 at 7pm
David Lynch takes us back to the town of damned good cups of coffee and cherry pies in this film prequel to the television series where we actually meet Laura Palmer (Sheryl Lee) for the first time.
Part of the David Lynch Month Cinematica Series.

mullholland-p Mulholland Drive (2001) -

Thursday May 25 at 7pm
After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.
Part of the David Lynch Month Cinematica Series.

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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)

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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.

cinema-paradiso-p Cinema Paradiso (1988) -

Sunday May 28 at 6:30pm
A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist.
Italian with English subtitles / Full Director's Cut!
Cinematica's Movie of the Month for May 2017

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From director Terence Davies, the story of American poet Emily Dickinson from her early days as a young schoolgirl to her later years as a reclusive, unrecognized artist.

MV5BMjA0NTQzMDY3NV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwMDQ2Mzg0MTI@._V1_UY268_CR1,0,182,268_AL_ Maudie -

An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community.

MV5BMjQzNTk3MTkyNF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwMDA2MDQzMTI@._V1_UX182_CR0,0,182,268_AL_ The Lost City of Z -

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)

umbrellas The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964) -

Sunday June 18 at 7pm
The dazzling French musical from Jacques Demy that served as a major inspiration for La La Land: Catherine Deneuve plays a delicate young woman who works at a small-town boutique selling umbrellas and falls for dashing garage mechanic.
French language with English subtitles.
Cinematica's Movie of the Month for June 2017.