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Closed Season

Showtime
Friday, January 17 @ 7:30pm
Director
Franziska Schlotterer
Country
Germany (2012)
Language
German - with English subtitles
Film Length
100 minutes

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“Ende der Schonzeit” (Closed Season), is set in 1942 and tells the story of Fritz and Emma who are hiding Albert, a Jewish refugee at their remote … Read more »

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Tall as the Baobab Tree

Showtime
Saturday, January 18 @ 10:00am
Director
Jeremy Teicher
Country
Senegal (2012)
Language
Pular - with English Subtitles
Film Length
82 minutes

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Coumba and her little sister Debo are the first to leave their family’s remote African village, where meals are prepared over open fires and water is drawn … Read more »

Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt

Showtime
Saturday, January 18 @ 2:00pm
Director
Margarethe von Trotta
Country
Germany (2012)
Language
German - with English subtitles
Film Length
109 minutes

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Hannah Arendt us a stirring and emotionally rewarding drama. The film provides a powerful look at the philosopher Hannah Arendt, whose The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951) made … Read more »

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Touch of the Light

Showtime
Saturday, January 18 @ 7:00pm
Director
Rong-ji Chang
Country
Taiwan (2012)
Language
Min Nan/Mandarin - with English subtitles
Film Length
110 minutes

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Based on true events related to the life of Taiwanese piano prodigy Huang Yu-Siang (Siang played by himself), this is a story of inspiration, discovery and love. … Read more »

The Deep

The Deep

Showtime
Sunday, January 19 @ 1:00pm
Director
Baltasar Kormákur
Country
Iceland
Language
Icelandic
Film Length
95 minutes

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Based on actual events, a fisherman tries to survive in the freezing ocean after his boat capsizes off the south coast of Iceland.

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Paris Under Watch

Showtime
Sunday, January 19 @ 3:00pm
Director
Cédric Jimenez
Country
France (2012)
Language
French - with English subtitles
Film Length
85 minutes

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Paris Under Watch reveals its gripping story via the various surveillance footage that monitors us all day and night. We begin with a bomb explosion in a Parisian … Read more »

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Shun Li and the Poet

Showtime
Sunday, January 19 @ 7:00pm
Director
Andrea Segre
Country
Italy (2011)
Language
Italian - with English Subtitles
Film Length
98 minutes

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This is a story at once drenched in regional culture and imbued with an unerring emotional universality. When Chinese immigrant Shun Li is transferred from a textile … Read more »

La Playa DC

La Playa DC

Showtime
Monday, January 20 @ 10:00am
Director
Juan Andres Arango
Country
Colombia (2012)
Film Length
90 minutes

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La Playa DC. With a probing hand-held camera and an instinctive feel for the throbbing pulse of his native Bogota, director Juan Andres Arango Garcia brings us … Read more »

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The New World

Showtime
Monday, January 20 @ 2:00pm
Director
Jaap van Heusden
Country
Netherlands (2011)
Language
Dutch - with English Subtitles
Film Length
83 minutes

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Perpetually morose Mirte is a cleaner at the detention center for asylum seekers adjacent to Amsterdam’s mammoth Schiphol international airport, where applicants are held for ten days … Read more »

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English Vinglish

Showtime
Monday, January 20 @ 7:00pm
Director
Gauri Shinde
Country
India (2012)
Language
Hindi - with English subtitles
Film Length
134 minutes

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A delightful and heartwarming comedy about miscommunication. A nurturing mother, devoted wife, and great cook, Shashi lives a life of middle-class domestic contentment in Pune, India. Her … Read more »