Returning July 28
This true-life tale of courage unfolds against the tumultuous backdrop of Berlin in 1940. Otto and Anna Quangel are a working class husband and wife doing their best to ride out the war. When their son is killed fighting on the front lines, however, everything changes.
Opens July 28
After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
Wednesday August 2 @ 7pm
In this hysterical satire of Reagan-era values written and directed by Albert Brooks, a successful Los Angeles advertising executive and his wife decide to quit their jobs, buy a Winnebago, and follow their Easy Rider fantasies of freedom and the open road.
Part of the Summer Road Trip series.
Opens August 4
A Pakistani-American standup comedian falls for a white woman, despite the fact that his family prefers an arranged marriage with someone from his own culture. An unexpected medical crisis precipitates an awkward situation with heartbreaking results.
Opens August 4
In this singular exploration of legacy, love, loss, and the enormity of existence, a recently deceased, white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to try to reconnect with his bereft wife. (Note: this is a drama, not a horror movie!)
Opens August 11
Set in 19th century rural England, a young bride who has been sold into marriage to a middle-aged man discovers an unstoppable desire within herself as she enters into an affair with a worker on her estate.
August 14 & 16
An astonishing new documentary from the artist Bill Morrison, Dawson City pieces together the bizarre true history of a collection of some 500 films dating from 1910s-1920s, which were lost for over 50 years until being discovered buried in a sub-arctic swimming pool deep in the Yukon Territory, in Dawson City.
Co-presented by the Kingston Canadian Film Festival.
Opens August 18
Two sisters come of age in '90s New York when they discover their dad's affair. Eventually, they learn he's not the only cheater in the family.
Sunday August 20 @ 7pm / Monday August 21 @ 8pm
On a beautiful June weekend at the height of the Summer of Love, the first and only Monterey International Pop Festival roared forward, capturing a decade’s spirit and ushering in a new era of rock and roll. Featuring Jimi Hendrix (burning his guitar), Janis Joplin, The Who, Otis Redding and many others!
The Cinematica Movie of the Month for August 2017.
Opens August 25
Within Brooklyn's ultra-orthodox Jewish community, a widower battles for custody of his son. A tender drama performed entirely in Yiddish, the film intimately explores the nature of faith and the price of parenthood.
In Yiddish (with English subtitles)
Sunday September 10 @ 7pm
Julie Dash's independent masterpiece was the first American feature directed by an African American woman to receive a general theatrical release. At the dawn of the 20th century, a multi-generational family of former slaves struggle to maintain their cultural heritage and folklore.
The Cinematica Movie of the Month for September 2017.