What You Gonna Do When The World’s On Fire? (August 16 – August 22)

What You Gonna Do When the World’s on Fire? is the story of a community of black people in the American South during the summer 2017, when a string of brutal killings of young African American men sent shockwaves ...

German Currents Kino Presents: MOUNTAIN MIRACLE – AN UNEXPECTED FRIENDSHIP (AMELIE RENNT) (August 25)

A young girl prone to life-threatening asthma attacks must adjust to life in bucolic new surroundings while trying to prove to herself and others that asthma will not control her destiny.  Awards: MOUNTAIN MIRACLE ...

German Currents Kino Presents: FINSTERWORLD (August 23)

Finsterworld is an ensemble piece with twelve main characters who are gradually shown to interconnect with each other. Set in a sunlit country of shiny, happy people, offers a visually stunning look at the lives ...

A special presentation of Los años de Fierro presented by EPF Media. The director Santiago Esteinou will be in attendance for a post screening Q&A. The life of César Fierro, the oldest Mexican prisoner on ...

Last Chance Indies – Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (August 9 – August 15)

A documentary celebrating the life and legacy of one of history’s most talented novelists, Toni Morrison. This artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller examines her life, her works and the ...

Breaking Commandments: Pre-Code Hollywood – Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) (August 11)

In GOLD DIGGERS OF 1933, things get tough for Carol (Joan Blondell) and her showgirl pals (Ruby Keeler, Aline MacMahon) when the Great Depression kicks in and all the Broadway shows close down. Wealthy songwriter ...

Visions of Science Fiction: A Boy and His Dog (August 12)

Vic (Don Johnson) as a libidinous 18-year-old traversing the post-apocalyptic desert of 2024, in the company of his telepathic dog, Blood. When the pair encounter an underground community, the leader’s ...

Last Chance Indies: Maiden (July 26 – August 15)

Maiden is the incredible, against-all-odds story of sailor Tracy Edwards, who skippered the first all-female international crew in the 1989 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race. “A taut, gripping documentary ...

At War (En Guerre) (August 2 – August 8)

Despite heavy financial sacrifices on the part of their employees and record profits that year, the management of Perrin Industries decides to shut down a factory. The 1,100 employees, led by their spokesman Laurent ...

PSL Presents: Battleship Potemkin (August 2 – August 8)

For 9 decades, Sergei Eisenstein’s 1925 masterpiece has remained the most influential silent film of all time. Yet each successive generation has seen BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN subjected to censorship and recutting, ...