Burden – Documentary on artist Chris Burden (June 23 – June 29)

Chris Burden guaranteed his place in art history in 1971 with a period of often dangerous and at times stomach-churning performances. After having himself shot, locked up in a locker for five days, electrocuted, and ...

Family Life – Official 2017 Sundance Selection from Chile (June 23 – June 29)

San Diego Latino Film Festival presents Family Life! In this Chilean dramedy and Official Sundance Selection, a distant relative house sits for a couple while they vacation in France. During his stay, he makes the ...

Hearing is Believing – inspiring documentary on musical prodigy Rachel Flowers (June 23-25, 28)

Hearing is Believing is an uplifting documentary film which introduces the world to musical prodigy Rachel Flowers, a young woman who lost her eyesight as a newborn but has perfect pitch. The film reveals in ...

Ava Duvernay’s Array presents “The House on Coco Road” (June 23-29)

Ava Duvernay’s Array presents THE HOUSE ON COCO ROAD, the story of a young family that moves to Grenada to escape racial tensions of Oakland only to find themselves in the middle of a US mandated military ...

Israel’s Bittersweet Comedy Drama “One Week and A Day” (June 16-22)

After Eyal and his wife, Vicky, finish sitting Shiva after the death of their son, they find that returning to their daily routine is a stranger ordeal than either of them could have ever imagined in this ...

Iranian Dark Comedy “Radio Dreams” (June 9 – June 15)

Radio Dreams is a dark comedy that follows a brilliant and misunderstood Iranian writer through his travails at a San Francisco–based satellite radio station as he prepares to broadcast a live performance pairing ...

Puerto Rico’s thriller “La Granja” Now Playing (June 9 – 15)

The lives of a midwife, a young boxer, a mute kid, and a young couple collide unexpectedly in a story about the desperate pursuit of happiness, and its sometimes brutal consequences, on the streets of Puerto Rico. ...

Cynthia Nixon As Emily Dickinson in A Quiet Passion (June 16-22)

Emily Dickinson (Cynthia Nixon) maintains close ties with her family while becoming a prolific poet whose work becomes recognized after her death in 1886.   Cynthia Nixon delivers a triumphant performance as ...

Academy Award Winner Cate Blanchett in “Manifesto” (June 2 – June 8)

Academy Award Winner Cate Blanchett gives 13 performances in one film that incorporate manifestos from 20th century art movements.   From acclaimed visual artist Julian Rosefeldt, MANIFESTO features two-time ...

In this winning dramedy, two women escape from a psychiatric clinic in search of love and happiness.   Beatrice is a motor-mouthed fantasist, a self-styled billionaire countess who likes to believe she’s on ...