FILM FEST FOLLOWER NEW YORK SEPT 30 - OCT 16
Main Slate Opening Film THE 13TH Directed by Ava du Vernay. An in depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation’s history of racial inequality. Documentary.
Closing Film THE LOST CITY OF Z Directed by James Gray. Starring: Tom Holland. Charlie Hunman. Sienna Miller. Based on David Green’s best-selling book about British explorer Col. Percival Fawcett, who disappeared while searching for a lost city in the Amazon.
20TH CENTURY WOMEN Directed by Mike Mills. Starring: Elle Fanning. Alla Shawkat. Laura Wiggins. The story of three women who explore love and freedom in Southern California during the late 1970s.
AQUARIUS Directed by Kleber Mendoca Fillio. Starring: Sonia Braga. Marve Jinkings. A 65-year-old widow and retired music critic, is the last resident of the Aquarius, an original two-story building built in the 1940s in an upper-class seaside resort of Boa Vagem Avenue
CERTAIN WOMEN Directed by Kelly Reichardt. Starring: Kristen Stewart. Michelle Williams. Laura Dern. The lives of three women intersect in small town America where calm is imperfectly blazing a trail.
ELLE Directed by Paul Verhoeven. Starring: Isabelle Huppert. Laurent Lafitte. A successful businesswoman gets caught up in a game of cat and mouse as she tracks down the unknown man who raped her.
FIRE AT SEA Directed by Gianfranco Rosi. Documentary. Capturing life on the Italian island of Lampedusa, a front line in the European migrant crisis.
GRADUATION Directed by Cristian Mungiu. Starring: Adrian Titieni. Maria-Victoria Dragus. Greta Gerwig. A film about compromises and the implications of the parent’s role 24
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