Fall 2014

AN EARLY LOOK AT FILMS AND GUESTS UNDER CONSIDERATION, SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND AVAILABILITY:

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A BIGGER SPLASH
with Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Dakota Johnson, director Luca Guadagnino.

The vacation of a famous rock star and a filmmaker is disrupted by the unexpected visit of an old friend and his daughter. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRQioAYem3o


 


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THE DARK HORSE
with Cliff Curtis, James Rolleston, director James Napier.

The true story of an institutionalized New Zealand man who turns a group of at-risk youth into budding chess champs. Cliff Curtis gives the performance of his career in this moving portrait of a New Zealand legend.


 


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EVERYTHING IS COPY
with Nora Ephron, Meryl Streep, director Jacob Bernstein.

Jacob Bernstein creates a cinema portrait of his mother, the late writer/director/author Nora Ephron.


 


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FREE STATE OF JONES
with Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, director Gary Ross.

Tells the story of defiant Southern farmer Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy. Banding together with other small farmers and local slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones.


 


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KRISHA
with Krisha Fairchild, Robyn Fairchild, director Trey Shults.

Krisha Fairchild plays the troubled black sheep of a Texas family in the SXSW Film Festival Grand Jury Prize winner. The movie introduces a bright writing-directing talent in Shults and showcases a terrific actor in Fairchild.


 


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THE MAKINGS OF YOU
with Sheryl Lee, Jay R. Ferguson, director Matt Amato.

Two lonely people embark on a last chance romance. If you're not already in love when you see the film, you'll desperately want to be afterwards.


 


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A MONSTER WITH A THOUSAND HEADS
with Jana Raluy, Sebastian Aguirre, director Rodrigo Pla.

Director Pla creates a HIGH NOON thriller which pits a wife fighting for her husband's life against a medical insurance industry that places its bottom line above saving lives.


 


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MY GOLDEN DAYS
with Quentin Dolmaire, Lou Roy-Lecollinet, director Arnaud Desplechin.

An anthropologist returning to France is taken into custody at the airport and must reveal his life story, an irresistible tale of friendship, love, loss, innocense and betrayal.


 


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PETTING ZOO
with Devon Keller, Deztiny Gonzales, director Micah Magee.

VARIETY's Peter Debruge calls this film, a piercingly authentic, diamond-in-the-rough debut inspired by its director's San Antonio upbringing, shaped by her personal experience with unplanned pregnancy and rendered poignant by whatever distance she's since managed to put between herself and those teenage memories. It's also a star-making debut by newcomer Devon Keller in the lead role.


 


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SNOWDEN
with Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, director Oliver Stone.

Based on the books THE SNOWDEN FILES by Luke Harding and TIME OF THE OCTOPUS by Anatoly Kucherena.
Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LUWFm6b1IPI


 


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SUNSET SONG
with Agyness Deyn, Peter Mullan, director Terence Davies.

An intimate epic of hope, tragedy and love at the dawning of the Great War. A young woman's endurance against the hardships of rural Scottish life, based on the novel by Lewis Grassic Gibbon, told with gritty poetic realism by Britain's greatest living auteur.


 


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THERAPY FOR A VAMPIRE
with Tobias Moretti, Jeanette Hain, director David Ruhm.

A world-weary vampire seeks help from Dr. Sigmund Freud in 1930's Vienna setting off a chain reaction of comedic mayhem.


 


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