Archive for April, 2017

CITIZEN JANE: BATTLE FOR THE CITY (G) APR 28 – MAY 4

April 28, 2017

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Arguably no one did more to shape understanding of the modern American city than Jane Jacobs, the visionary activist and author of “The Death and Life of Great American Cities” who fought to preserve urban communities in the face of destructive development projects. Here, she fights against the ruthless redevelopment projects of urban planner Robert Moses.

“CITIZEN JANE: BATTLE FOR THE CITY” (G)
Fri, Sat & Sun 4:00PM

THEIR FINEST (14A) APR 28 – MAY 4

April 28, 2017

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In 1940, a married woman (Gemma Arterton) and a screenwriter (Sam Claflin) develop a growing attraction while working together on a propaganda film about the evacuation of Allied troops from Dunkirk, France.

“THEIR FINEST” (14A)
Fri, Sat & Sun 6:00PM
Mon, Tue, Wed & Thur 6:00PM

THE LOST CITY OF Z (14A) APR 21 – MAY 4

April 21, 2017

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At the dawn of the 20th century, British explorer Percy Fawcett journeys into the Amazon, where he discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region. Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment, which views indigenous populations as savages, the determined Fawcett, supported by his devoted wife, son, and aide-de-camp, returns to his beloved jungle in an attempt to prove his case.

“LOST CITY OF Z” (14A)
Fri, Sat & Sun 8:15PM
Mon, Tue, Wed & Thur 8:15PM

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO (PG) APR 14 – 27

April 13, 2017

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n 1979, James Baldwin wrote a letter to his literary agent describing his next project, “Remember This House.” The book was to be a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. At the time of Baldwin’s death in 1987, he left behind only 30 completed pages of this manuscript. Filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished.

“I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO” (PG)
Fri, Sat & Sun 6:00PM
Mon, Tue, Wed & Thur 6:00PM