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Sunday, October 25, 2015, 2 p.m.

The Witches

Dryden Theatre

Dryden Kids. A young American boy is transformed into a mouse when he stumbles upon a secret witches’ convention at a grand English hotel . . .

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Monday, October 26, 2015, 1:30 p.m.

Manhattan

Dryden Theatre

Senior Matinee. Presented free to seniors (62+) on Monday afternoons through October. Beginning this March, our senior matinee screenings are fully incorporated into our regular film calendar. Cinematic classics from the George Eastman House collection will be presented in 35mm, the way they were originally...

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 8 p.m.

New York Portrait I, II, III

Dryden Theatre

Five Faces of New York in the 1970s. “Hutton’s sketchbook of mid-1970s New York, edited in three parts over twelve years, is a chronicle of indelible impressions and an act of urban archeology . . ."

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Thursday, October 29, 2015, 8 p.m.

Shivers

Dryden Theatre

Birth of Body Horror: Early Works of David Cronenberg. Will they never learn? Playing god triggers the apocalypse once again, when scientists implanting patients with “helpful” parasites . . .

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Friday, October 30, 2015, 8 p.m.

Pride

Dryden Theatre

Rochester Labor Film Series. Pride is inspired by an extraordinary true story. It’s the summer of 1984, Margaret Thatcher is in power, and the National Union of Mineworkers is on strike, prompting a London-based group of gay and lesbian activists . . .

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Saturday, October 31, 2015, 8 p.m.
Sunday, November 1, 2015, 3 p.m.

The Deluge - Redux

Dryden Theatre

Polish Film Festival. Jerzy Hoffman’s Oscar-nominated 1974 epic Deluge has recently been restored and reconstructed under Hoffman’s supervision . . .

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Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 7 p.m.

The Illumination

Dryden Theatre

Polish Film Festival. Zanussi’s groundbreaking film chronicles a decade in the life of an aspiring young scientist, Franciszek, who wishes to study physics in order to “know things for sure, unequivocally.”

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Thursday, November 5, 2015, 8 p.m.

Children of Montmarte

Dryden Theatre

Museum Treasures. Seemingly destined to a rosy future made of fancy dresses and evenings out with Paris high society, Rose suddenly realizes the harshness of life when her bankrupt father dies and her fiancé leaves her . . .

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Friday, November 6, 2015, 8 p.m.

Digging For Fire

Dryden Theatre

Rochester Premiere. The discovery of a bone and a gun sends a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend . . .

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Saturday, November 7, 2015, 8 p.m.

The Tribe

Dryden Theatre

Rochester Premiere. Winner of multiple 2014 Cannes Film Festival Awards (including the coveted Critics’ Week Grand Prix), The Tribe is an undeniably original and intense feature . . .

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Sunday, November 8, 2015, 2 p.m.

Babes in Toyland

Dryden Theatre

Dryden Kids. Have you ever tried to pay off a mortgage on a shoe? Witness the attempts of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy in this classic comedy in which they play Ollie Dee and Stanley Dum, two bumbling inhabitants of Toyland. When the nasty Barnaby threatens the livelihood of pretty Little Bo Peep, it’s Dee...

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Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 8 p.m.

Lime Kiln Club Field Day

Dryden Theatre

Silent Tuesdays. At a challenging time of segregation in the fall of 1913, a virtuoso cast of black performers led by famed Caribbean American entertainer Bert Williams (1874–1922) gathered in the Bronx to make a feature-length motion picture. After more than an hour of film was shot, the project was abandoned by its...

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Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 8 p.m.

Here and Elsewhere + All is Well on the Border

Dryden Theatre

Here and Elsewhere. “It is necessary to stop making movies on politics, to stop making political movies, and to begin making political movies politically,” declared Jean-Luc Godard as part of the Dziga-Vertov Group, a Marxist-Leninist-Maoist filmmaking collective he spearheaded with Jean-Pierre Gorin between...

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Thursday, November 12, 2015, 8 p.m.

Stations of the Cross

Dryden Theatre

Stations of the Cross. Told in fourteen fixed-angle, single shot tableaux that parallel Christ’s journey to his crucifixion, Stations of the Cross is both an indictment of fundamentalist faith and the articulation of an impressionable teen’s struggle to find her own path in life. Though from the outside Maria lives in the...

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Friday, November 13, 2015, 8 p.m.
Saturday, November 14, 2015, 12 a.m.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 8 p.m.

Underground

Dryden Theatre

Here and Elsewhere. On May Day, 1975, celebrated documentary filmmaker Emile de Antonio, Oscar-winning cinematographer Haskell Wexler, and film editor Mary Lampson recorded interviews . . .

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