Coming Soon

Blood Simple

Melwood Screening Room

Thu, September 25
Thur: 7:00
Trailer

In this neo-noir from the Coen Brothers – their first feature – a Texas bar owner hires a private detective to kill his wife and her lover, but of course things don’t go as planned. Full of misunderstandings, double-crosses, and red herrings.

An Evening w/ John Porcellino

Harris Theater

Thu, September 25
Reception/Signing: 7:00
Screening at 8:00pm, with Q&A following
Trailer

Zine/minicomic legend, John Porcellino, the creator of a self-published, photocopied, mostly autobiographical series called King-Cat Comics, is touring the country with a film about his life and work, called "Root Hog or Die."

Gallery Crawl

Harris Theater

Fri, September 26
5:30-9:00 | Free

Part the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s Gallery Crawl. The Harris theater will screen highlights of the 2014 Film Kitchen Contest and a special screening of Complaints n’at Choir at 7:30pm. Group photography show “Stacks” in the Tiny Harris Gallery. FREE!

El Topo

Harris Theater

Fri, September 26
Fri: 9:30pm
Trailer

Jodorowsky's legendary, notorious cult hit essentially created the genre of the midnight movie.

Finding Fela

Harris Theater

Sat, September 27
Opens Sept 27
Trailer

No individual embodies African music of the 70s and 80s better than Fela Kuti and his Afrobeat.

Suddenly Last Summer

Regent Square Theater

Sun, September 28
Sunday: 8:00pm
Trailer

To keep her niece (Elizabeth Taylor) from talking, Violet Venable (Katharine Hepburn) attempts to bribe a young psycho-surgeon into lobotomizing her. Fortunately ideas about treating mental illness have changed since 1959, yet this lurid Tennessee Williams' adaptation was more controversial for alluding to homosexuality and cannibalism than for using a lobotomy as a weapon. (Joseph L. Mankiewicz; 1959; 114 min; 35mm print)

Jules and Jim

Melwood Screening Room

Tue, September 30
8:00pm
Trailer

Legendary French New Waver François Truffaut directs this exuberant and poignant meditation, which covers the 25-year relationship between two friends and the object of their mutual obsession.

The Notebook

Regent Square Theater

Fri, October 3 to Thu, October 9
Trailer

Set in Nazi-occupied Hungary, it's the chilling story of twin siblings who endure the increasingly nightmarish effects of war.

Ann Arbor Film Festival

Melwood Screening Room

Fri, October 3 to Sat, October 4
Fri, Program A: 7:30 | Program B: 9:15
Sat, Program B: 7:30 | Program A: 9:15
FREE - Part of RADical Days

The touring program (now in its 52nd year) is a wide-ranging compilation of prize-winning experimental, animated, documentary and narrative films.

My Old Lady

Regent Square Theater

Fri, October 10
Trailer

The tale of guilty secrets, hidden lives and family ghosts is an impressive directorial debut from playwright/screenwriter Israel Horovitz.

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