Playing Today | 1 hr 27 min
A documentary presenting Aretha Franklin with choir at the New Bethel Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles in January 1972.
WHO WILL WRITE OUR HISTORY
Opens Thursday, May 2 | 1 hr 35 min
Who Will Write Our History tells the story of Emanuel Ringelblum and the Oyneg Shabes Archive, the secret archive he created and led in the Warsaw Ghetto. With 30,000 pages of writing, photographs, posters, and more, the Oyneg Shabes Archive is the most important cache of in-the-moment, eyewitness accounts from the Holocaust. It documents not only how the Jews of the ghetto died, but how they lived.
WOMAN AT WAR
Playing Today | 1 hr 41 min
Halla becomes a determined environmental activist, but this threatens a long-held hope of hers.
Opens Friday | 1 hr 50 min
A father and his daughter struggle to survive in deep space where they live in isolation.
Opens Tuesday, April 30 | 1 hr 49 min | Rated R
A sheltered young high society woman joins the United States Army on a whim and finds herself in a more difficult situation than she ever expected.
INHERIT THE WIND
Opens Wednesday, May 1 | 2 hrs 8 min
Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.
Opens Wednesday, May 1 | 1 hr 36 min | Rated PG-13
Elle Woods, a fashionable sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend. She decides to follow him to law school, while she is there she figures out that there is more to her than just looks.
BY HAND & FIRE: JULIE CROSBY POTTERY
Opens Sunday, May 5 | Not Rated
Local filmmaker Marilyn Rivchin presents the premiere of her new feature documentary on the extraordinary wood-firing potter and kiln designer/builder, Julie Crosby. Crosby lives in Mecklenburg, NY, is a member of Handwork, and is a co-founder/organizer, with potters Julia e. Dean and Renata Wadsworth, of the Finger Lakes Pottery Tour. The film also features music by Ithaca’s Molly MacMIllan
Opens Sunday, May 12 | 2 hrs 37 min
On a South Pacific island during World War II, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who''s being courted for a dangerous military mission.
Opens Friday | 1 hr 31 min
THE BRINK is a fly-on-the-wall chronicle of embattled former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon''s global mission to spread extreme nationalism.
WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN
Opens Saturday, May 4 | 1 hr 5 min
Decades before Hogwarts, Ursula K. Le Guin invited young readers to wizard school in her classic Earthsea fantasy series, and dazzled the science fiction world with masterworks like The Left Hand of Darkness and The Dispossessed. Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin tells the groundbreaking authors story in her own words, sprinkled with stunning animation and commentary from literary luminaries like Margaret Atwood, Neil Gaiman, David Mitchell, and Michael Chabon.
BOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORY
Opens Tuesday, May 14 | 1 hr 30 min
The life and career of the hailed Hollywood movie star and underappreciated genius inventor, Hedy Lamarr.
ROH: LA TRAVIATA
Opens Thursday, May 23
From the thrill of unexpected romance to a heartbreaking reconciliation that comes too late Verdis La traviata is one of the most popular of all operas. Alfredo falls in love in with the courtesan Violetta in glamorous Paris society, but underneath the surface run darker undercurrents, leading to a tragic ending.