Leaving September 30

  • Adua and Her Friends

    Directed by Antonio Pietrangeli • 1960 • Italy
    Starring Simone Signoret, Emmanuelle Riva, Marcello Mastroianni

    After reformers close the legal brothels in Italy in 1958, four prostitutes fend for themselves by opening a restaurant. Unable to get a license for the trattoria themselves, they en...

  • The African Queen

    Directed by John Huston • 1951 • United States
    Starring Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley

    Humphrey Bogart won his one and only Academy Award for his role as the prickly, hard-drinking boat captain who—with Katharine Hepburn’s straitlaced Methodist missionary in tow—embarks on ...

  • The Gay Divorcee

    Directed by Mark Sandrich • 1934 • United States
    Starring Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady

    Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers sing, dance, and find romance to the songs of Cole Porter in one of their greatest films. While crossing the English Channel after a successful engagement in the c...

  • The Trouble with Angels

    Directed by Ida Lupino • 1966 • United States
    Starring Rosalind Russell, Hayley Mills

    The final film directed by Ida Lupino before she went on to a successful career in television, this effervescent romp stars Hayley Mills as the new girl at an all-girls Catholic boarding school whose high-sp...

  • Harold and Maude

    Directed by Hal Ashby • 1971 • United States
    Starring Ruth Gordon, Bud Cort

    With the idiosyncratic American fable HAROLD AND MAUDE, countercultural director Hal Ashby fashioned what would become the cult classic of its era. Working from a script by Colin Higgins, Ashby tells the story of the ...

  • Rocco and His Brothers

    Directed by Luchino Visconti • 1960 • Italy
    Starring Alain Delon, Annie Girardot, Renato Salvatori

    Looking for opportunity, five brothers move north with their mother to Milan. There, Simone and Rocco find fame, in the boxing ring, and love, in the same woman. Jealousy mounts, blood is shed, ...

  • My Brother's Wedding

    Directed by Charles Burnett • 1983 • United States
    Starring Everett Silas, Jessie Holmes, Gaye Shannon-Burnett

    Recut and restored twenty-five years after its ill-fated premiere, Charles Burnett’s second feature is an eye-opening revelation—wise, funny, heartbreaking, and timeless. Pierce Mund...

  • The Horse

    Directed by Charles Burnett • 1973 • United States

    A young boy keeps a horse company during its last moments of life in Charels Burnett’s spare, lyrical student film, which poignantly contrasts the callousness of adults with the empathy of children.

    Limited engagement ends September 30

  • Several Friends

    Directed by Charles Burnett • 1969 • United States

    Charles Burnett’s first film already displays the director’s neorealist, poetry-of-the-everyday style as it follows a group of friends over the course of an aimless day in Los Angeles.

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  • The Final Insult

    Directed by Charles Burnett • 1997 • United States

    Charles Burnett cannily blends documentary and dramatic action with this searing, savagely ironic tale of a bank employee reduced to living out of his car, in a character study that doubles as a compassionate portrait of Los Angeles’s homeless...

  • When it Rains

    Directed by Charles Burnett • 1995 • United States

    Charles Burnett paints a jazz- and poetry-inflected portrait of African American community and resilience via the story of a mother who enlists a musician’s help when she is evicted on New Year’s Day.

    Limited engagement ends September 30

  • Nights of Cabiria

    Directed by Federico Fellini • 1957 • Italy
    Starring Giulietta Masina, François Périer

    Giulietta Masina won Best Actress at Cannes as the title character of one of Fellini’s most haunting films. Oscar winner for best foreign-language film, NIGHTS OF CABIRIA (LE NOTTI DI CABIRIA) is the tragic...

  • Quiet as Kept

    Directed by Charles Burnett • 2007 • United States

    A squabble reveals the anxieties and generational differences within a New Orleans family displaced by Hurricane Katrina in this alternately comedic and casually profound video work.

    Limited engagement ends September 30

  • After the Wedding

    Directed by Susanne Bier • 2006 • Denmark
    Starring Mads Mikkelsen, Sidse Babett Knudsen

    Susanne Bier’s electrifying, Academy Award–nominated drama follows a Mumbai-based humanitarian-aid worker (Mads Mikkelsen, leading a powerhouse ensemble cast) who reluctantly returns to Copenhagen in order...

  • Kaili Blues

    Directed by Bi Gan • 2015 • China
    Starring Chen Yongzhong, Guo Yue

    With his dazzling 2015 debut feature KAILI BLUES, filmmaker, poet, and photographer Bi Gan established himself as one of the most exciting new voices in world cinema, earning comparisons to Andrei Tarkovsky and Apichatpong We...

  • Sightseers

    Directed by Ben Wheatley • 2012 • United Kingdom
    Starring Alice Lowe, Steve Oram

    Ben Wheatley’s third feature is an unmistakably English black comedy that charts a misfit couple’s road trip as it evolves into a killing spree. Chris (Steve Oram) wants to show Tina (Alice Lowe) his world and he...

  • Room at the Top

    Directed by Jack Clayton • 1959 • United Kingdom

    An ambitious young accountant schemes to wed a wealthy factory owner's daughter, despite falling in love with a married older woman.

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  • The Widow Couderc

    Directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre • 1971 • France
    Starring Simone Signoret, Alain Delon

    Based on a novel by master crime writer Georges Simenon, this quietly gripping drama centers on the unexpected relationship that develops between a hard-bitten country widow (Simone Signoret) and a myster...

  • High Noon

    Directed by Fred Zinnemann • 1952 • United States
    Starring Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell

    Gary Cooper stars in this real-time western as a sheriff looking forward to retirement and marriage whose plans are upended by the news that a gang of outlaws are on their way to gun him down....

  • Fiddler on the Roof

    Directed by Norman Jewison • 1971 • United States
    Starring Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey

    Tradition! Norman Jewison’s Academy Award–winning adaptation of the oft-revived Broadway hit is a joyous, lavishly mounted delight. In his career-defining role, Topol is iconic as Tevye, the philosophi...

  • Top Hat

    Directed by Mark Sandrich • 1935 • United States
    Starring Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Helen Broderick

    Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers star in this classic musical romance of two lovers kept apart by a case of mistaken identity. Vacationing in London, Dale Tremont (Rogers) is awakened by Jerry...

  • Mademoiselle

    Directed by Tony Richardson • 1966 • United Kingdom, France
    Starring Jeanne Moreau, Ettore Manni

    Jeanne Moreau delivers a sultry and powerful performance in this erotic tale of human eccentricity. When a small French farming village is plagued by a series of floods, fires and animal poisoning...

  • Shall We Dance

    Directed by Mark Sandrich • 1937 • United States
    Starring Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers

    A ballet dancer and a showgirl fake their marriage for publicity purposes before falling in love for real in this delightful musical comedy starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Among the well-known songs...

  • Petulia

    Directed by Richard Lester • 1968 • United Kingdom, United States
    Starring Julie Christie, George C. Scott

    When recently divorced, successful doctor Archie Bollen (George C. Scott) meets free-spirited Petulia Danner (Julie Christie), who’s newly wed to a wealthy but abusive husband (Richard C...