opens Fri 16 Oct
The Quay Brothers in 35MM [35mm]
directed by The Quay Brothers, Christopher Nolan in English
A touring package of four films, curated by Christopher Nolan, in all new 35mm prints!
Featuring In Absentia, The Comb, Streets of Crocodiles and Christopher Nolan’s Quay.
“To enter the impossible haunted night of a Quay brothers film is to become complicit in one of the most perverse and obsessive acts in cinema.” —Film Comment
opens Fri 16 Oct
directed by Paul Thomas Anderson in English starring Joanna Newsom
The music video for Divers, the title track from Joanna Newsom’s new record, was directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, and shot in New York City at the studio of visual artist Kim Keever, whose artwork is used throughout the packaging of Divers (out 10/23, Drag City), allowing Joanna to actually step inside one of Keever’s surrealistic and stormy landscapes.
opens Sun 25 Oct
directed by Straw Weisman in English starring Mischa Barton, Martin Belmana, Steven Buehler
What happens when six lucky strangers, three handsome young guys and three beautiful sexy young women, from all over the world, win a random contest— an all expenses paid trip to an amazing beach house in glamorous Malibu, California, thanks to a big internet company—only to discover they have to share it with each other.
opens Mon 26 Oct
directed by James Franco in English starring James Franco, Tim Blake Nelson, Ahna O'Reilly, Seth Rogen, Danny McBride
Set in Mississippi at the turn of the 20th century, The Sound and the Fury portrays the decline and fall of the Compsons, a once proud, aristocratic Southern family.
opens Fri 30 Oct
directed by Hsiao-Hsien Hou in Mandarin starring Qi Shu, Chen Chang, Satoshi Tsumabuki
Taiwan’s official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award
Back with his first film in eight years, legendary Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien wowed this year’s Cannes Film Festival (where he won Best Director) with his awe-inspiring The Assassin – a wondrous take on the traditional wuxia film.
opens Fri 30 Oct
directed by Sebastián Silva in English starring Kristen Wiig, Alia Shawkat, Sebastian Silva
Kristen Wiig in-person Opening Weekend!
Q&As after screenings on Friday, Oct 30th at 5pm & 8pm
and Saturday, Oct 31st at 5pm & 8pm
“Nasty Baby brilliantly combines loopy comedy and a mysterious sense of dread surrounding human behavior.” —indieWIRE
opens Wed 4 Nov
directed by Straw Weisman in English starring Gary Busey, Morgan Fairchild
When T. J. and Benji, two California twenty-something, best buddies, lose their girlfriends, they start a home grown Bikini modeling academy, to make money and meet new girls, in this wacky comedy from New Films Cinema.
opens Fri 6 Nov
directed by Sebastian Schipper in German starring Laia Costa, Frederick Lau
This film is not a movie; it’s not about a bank robbery. It is bank robbery. Victoria was shot in one single take. Two hours and eighteen minutes. No cuts. No CGI. No cheap tricks. No expensive ones, either. Just one shot.
“Victoria rocked my world.” —Darren Aronofsky
opens Sat 7 Nov
directed by Rock Baijnauth in English starring Charlie Habegger, Charles Babinski, Eden-Marie Abramowicz
Five top baristas find themselves pushing the limits of coffee perfection to win the National Barista Championship – a surreal competition where even one mistake is far too many.
“The next great competition documentary.” —Film School Rejects
opens Tue 10 Nov
directed by Kazuchika Kise, Kazuya Nomura in Japanese
Ghost in the Shell, one of the most iconic, sci-fi franchises of all-time, returns to the big screen with an action-packed, feature film that will blow audiences away – like the original film did over two decades ago. When the Prime Minister of Japan is assassinated by a mysterious cyborg, Major Motoko Kusanagi comes up as the prime suspect. It’s up to the agents of Public Security Section 9 to discover the true nature of the murder, and clear Motoko’s name.