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April 2016

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Next Time I'll Aim for the Heart

Best Actor
Best Adapted Screenplay
César Awards
"Chilling in its intimacy"   —Chicago Reader
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One show only!
Filmmaker Travis Mills in person!

Durant's Never Closes

"Tom Sizemore gives a strong performance"   —Eye for Film
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Valley of Love

Palme d'Or
Cannes Film Fest
"Depardieu and Huppert are a captivating screen couple"   —Screen International
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Sex and Broadcasting:
A Film About WFMU

"A funny, woozy, infectiously cheery look at a still-persevering (though struggling) national treasure"   —Village Voice
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Presented in partnership with CIMMfest
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The Heart of Madame Sabali

"Expertly laced with visual humor, Sabali is a gorgeously stylized, wryly comic drama   —Variety
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Thank You For Playing

"Unimaginably intimate"   —New Yorker
"Profoundly moving"   —Indiewire
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In Harmony

"Thanks to a taut script and two stunning, nuanced performances, this is a tense, unconventional love story"   —Chicago Reader
Recommended   —NewCity Chicago
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If you prefer Carry On Henry to Wolf Hall, this is the Tudorsploitation titterthon for you"   —Empire Magazine
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The Assassin

"L'assassino ... stand[s] out as one of the finest Italian debuts of the 1960s"  —Senses of Cinema
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Too Late

Critics' Pick   —New York Times
"A strangely involving, idiosyncratic masterwork"   —Los Angeles Times
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Bleak Street

"Mexico's grand auteur Arturo Ripstein is in fine neorealistic form with his devilishly depressing feature Bleak Street"   —Film International
3 stars½   —Slant Magazine
3 stars½ "A visionary triumph"   —
  • John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Artworks: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
  • Comer Family Foundation
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • Alphawood Foundation
  • Polk Bros. Foundation