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The Lobster – 9/15

Posted by anna_feder August 21, 2016 Comments are off 34 views

Tuesday, September 15th Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, drama, 119 minutes, Greece/ UK, 2015 After his wife leaves him, David (Colin Farrell) is sent to a hotel for single adults and urged to find a new significant other within 45 days—if he fails, he will be transformed into an animal of his choosing. David eventually meets […]

Rosa Chumbe with director and actress in discussion – 9/29

Posted by anna_feder August 18, 2016 Comments are off 25 views

Thursday, September 29th Co-presented with the Boston Latino Film Festival Directed by Jonathan Relayze, drama, 75 minutes, Peru, 2015 Rosa Chumbe is a mature police officer with both a gambling and a drinking problem. She lives with her daughter Sheyla, who has a baby. One day, after a big fight between them, Sheyla steals her […]

Tale of Tales – 10/4

Posted by anna_feder August 17, 2016 Comments are off 15 views

Tuesday, October 4th Directed by Matteo Garrone, fantasy, 133 minutes, Italy/ France/UK, 2016 From the bitter quest of the Queen of Longtrellis, to two mysterious sisters who provoke the passion of a king, to the King of Highhills obsessed with a giant Flea, these tales are inspired by the fairytales by Giambattista Basile. Discussion with […]

Where to Invade Next – 10/6

Posted by anna_feder August 16, 2016 Comments are off 21 views

Co-presented with the UMass Boston Film Series Thursday, October 6th Directed by Michael Moore, documentary, USA, 120 minutes, 2016 To show what the USA can learn from rest of the world, director Michael Moore playfully visits various nations in Europe and Africa as a one-man “invader” to take their ideas and practices for America. Whether […]

The Occupation of the American Mind – 10/25

Posted by anna_feder August 11, 2016 Comments are off 26 views

Co-presented with the Boston Palestine Film Festival Tuesday, October 25th Directed by Loretta Alper and Jeremy Earp, documentary, 82 minutes USA, 2016 Israel’s ongoing military occupation of Palestinian territory and repeated invasions of the Gaza Strip have triggered a fierce backlash against Israeli policies virtually everywhere in the world—except the United States. The Occupation of […]

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