Saturday, January 21 2012

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\31 3:00 pm

Based on Dostoyevsky's short story "A Gentle Creature," UNE FEMME DOUCE begins with a young wife taking flight; the story proceeds in flashback as her husband, an introspective...


No actor at the moment does seething anxiety like Michael Shannon, and, according to the critics who nearly unanimously lauded it, no film has captured the uneasy mood of our times...

\31 4:00 pm

Often overlooked in light of Dreyer's awesome 1928 version and the Bresson pinnacles (PICKPOCKET and AU HASARD BALTHASAR) that bookend it, THE TRIAL OF JOAN OF ARC has been called "the...

\31 5:00 pm

Winner of Norway's top awards for Best Picture, Music, and Supporting Actor, this fact-based film-festival favorite uses wintry settings and vivid performances to give a crisp Nordic...

\31 7:00 pm

A pilgrimage by any definition, THE WAY is a road movie (on foot!), a travel chronicle featuring breathtaking vistas of northern France and Spain along the historic Camino de Santiago, a...

\31 8:00 pm

This many-layered documentary saga begins in Chicago with a disconnect between Chinese-born Jian Ping and her thoroughly American daughter Lisa, and journeys into the heart of China for...