Thursday, December 26, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
“Boxing” Day | Special Introduction and Q&A. Featuring some of the most realistic boxing footage in a fiction film, Ali details the life and career of “The Greatest.”
Friday, December 27, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Once Upon a Time . . . at the Dryden. Known for films including Cabaret (1972), Lenny (1974), and All That Jazz (1979), Bob Fosse directs this kooky musical comedy-drama starring the always-endearing Shirley MacLaine.
Saturday, December 28, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Once Upon a Time . . . at the Dryden. The first Hollywood production by the controversial French-Polish director Roman Polanski, this film solidified his standing as a significant commercial filmmaker.
Sunday, December 29, 2019, 2 p.m.
The Canon. Mel Brooks’s third feature, and his first box-office blockbuster, turns the western upside down and inside out.
Tuesday, December 31, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Nitrate Picture Show Festival Favorite | New Year’s Eve Dinner & A Movie. The hit of the 5th Nitrate Picture Show, the George Eastman Museum’s own nitrate print of Rebecca packed the house in May. In anticipation of the 6th edition of the festival in June 2020, come see this vintage print, made on the flammable stock that was manufactured just until 1951.