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Oscar Nominated
Documentary Short Films

PACKAGE A
Fri 2/23 6:15
Sat 2/24 no showings
Sun 2/25 2:15
Mon 2/26 2:15
Tue 2/27 no showings
Wed 2/28 3:15
Thu 3/1 5:45

PACKAGE B
Fri 2/23 no showings
Sat 2/24 6:30
Sun 2/25 4:45
Mon 2/26 no showings
Tue 2/27 2:30
Wed 2/28 5:45
Thu 3/1 3:45

Three Billboards Outside
Ebbing, Missouri

Fri 2/23 12:15, 8:45
Sat 2/24 12:15, 8:45
Sun 2/25 11:15, 7:45
Mon 2/26 5:00
Tue 2/27 5:00
Wed 2/28 11:45, 8:15
Thu 3/1 2:30, 8:15

Oscar Nominated
Live Action Short Films

Fri 2/23 12:30
Sat 2/24 12:30
Sun 2/25 11:30
Mon 2/26 2:15
Tue 2/27 no showings
Wed 2/28 12:00
Thu 3/1 no showings

Oscar Nominated
Animated Short Films

Fri 2/23 12:45
Sat 2/24 12:45
Sun 2/25 11:45
Mon 2/26 no showings
Tue 2/27 2:30
Wed 2/28 no showings
Thu 3/1 12:15

I, Tonya

Fri 2/23 3:00, 8:45
Sat 2/24 3:00, 8:45
Sun 2/25 7:15
Mon 2/26 5:00
Tue 2/27 5:00
Wed 2/28 8:15
Thu 3/1 12:15, 8:15

Call Me By Your Name

Fri 2/23 5:45
Sat 2/24 5:45
Sun 2/25 4:45
Mon 2/26 7:45
Tue 2/27 7:45
Wed 2/28 12:15, 5:15
Thu 3/1 5:15

 


Phantom Thread

Fri 2/23 5:45
Sat 2/24 5:45
Sun 2/25 4:45
Mon 2/26 2:00, 7:45
Tue 2/27 7:45
Wed 2/28 5:15
Thu 3/1 5:15

The Shape of Water

Fri 2/23 3:00, 8:45
Sat 2/24 3:00, 8:45
Sun 2/25 2:00, 7:45
Mon 2/26 5:00
Tue 2/27 5:00
Wed 2/28 2:30, 8:15
Thu 3/1 11:45, 8:15

Darkest Hour

Fri 2/23 3:00
Sat 2/24 3:00
Sun 2/25 2:00
Mon 2/26 7:45
Tue 2/27 2:15, 7:45
Wed 2/28 2:30
Thu 3/1 2:30
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THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI

United States/UK. 2017. Directed by Martin McDonagh. (115 mins.) Rated R.

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE, EBBING MISSOURI is a fusion of blistering, dark wit and intensity about a wrathful mother seeking justice!

7 Oscar Nominations!
Best Picture
Best Actress - Frances McDormand
Best Supporting Actor - Sam Rockwell
Best Supporting Actor - Woody Harrelson
Best Original Screenplay
Best Film Editing

Best Original Score

Golden Globe Winner!
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Actress - Frances McDormand
Best Supporting Actor - Sam Rockwell
Best Screenplay - Martin McDonagh

Critics’ Choice Awards Winner! 
Best Actress – Frances McDormand
Best Supporting Actor – Sam Rockwell
Best Acting Ensemble

Independent Spirit Awards Nominee
Best Supporting Male - Sam Rockwell
Best Screenplay

BAFTA Award Winner!
Best Film
Most Outstanding British Film
Best Leading Actress - Frances McDormand
Best Supporting Actor - Sam Rockwell
Best Original Screenplay

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a character study, even though the parts never stop moving -- it's wildly violent, brilliantly funny and deeply moving. And so smart." - Liz Braun, Toronto Sun

"Takes the viewer on a dizzying ride through dark comedy, wrenching tragedy, shocking moments, karmic twists, and redemption." - James Berardinelli, ReelViews


Oscar-winning writer-director Martin McDonagh (IN BRUGES, SEVEN PSYCHOPATHS) delivers a brilliantly complex dark comedy about the grieving, rage-filled mother of a murder victim in a small mid-west town. Months have passed without an arrest in her daughter's brutal case, so Mildred (Frances McDormand) boldly commissions three billboards to be emblazoned with a controversial message for the revered local chief of police (Woody Harrlson). When his loyal second-in-command (Sam Rockwell), an immature mama's boy with a violent streak, gets involved, Mildred's furious battle for justice reaches new heights. Told with scorching wit, THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI is a poignant and shrewd contemporary political statement told with raucous, wry, roasting gumption.

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2018 Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts
Not Rated, Treat as R. Because of their running times, the documentary shorts are presented in two different packages with separate admission to each!

For the 13th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 9th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners before the March 4th Academy Awards! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

 

DOCUMENTARY NOMINEES PACKAGE A (102 mins.)

Edith + Eddie
United States. Directed by Laura Checkoway. (29 mins.)

Edith and Eddie, ages 96 and 95, are America's oldest interracial newlyweds. Their love story is disrupted by a family feud that threatens to tear the couple apart.


Heaven Is A Traffic Jam On The 405
United States. Directed by Frank Steifel. (40 mins.)

This is a portrait of Mindy Alper, a brilliant 56 year old artist who is represented by one of Los Angeles’ top galleries. Her body of raw, emotional work reveals a lifetime of depression and mental disorder. Through an examination of her work, interviews, reenactments, the building of an eight and a half foot papier-mache’ bust of her beloved psychiatrist, we learn how she has emerged from a life of darkness and isolation to a life that includes love, trust and support.

Traffic Stop
United States. Directed by Kate Davis. (39 mins.)

Featuring footage caught on a dashcam, TRAFFIC STOP tells the story of Breaion King, a 26-year-old African-American school teacher from Austin, Texas whose routine traffic violation quickly escalated into a dramatic arrest at the hands of a white police officer.

DOCUMENTARY NOMINEES PACKAGE B (82 mins.)

Heroin(e)
United States. Directed by Elaine McMillion Sheldon. (39 mins.)

Once a bustling industrial town, Huntington, West Virginia has become the epicenter of America’s modern opioid epidemic, with an overdose rate 10 times the national average. This flood of heroin now threatens this Appalachian city with a cycle of generational addiction, lawlessness, and poverty. But within this distressed landscape, Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Elaine McMillion Sheldon (Hollow) shows a different side of the fight against drugs -- one of hope. Sheldon highlights three women working to change the town’s narrative and break the devastating cycle of drug abuse one person at a time.

Knife Skills
United States. Directed by Thomas Lennon. (40 mins.)

What does it take to build a world-class French restaurant? What if the staff is almost entirely men and women just out of prison? What if most have never cooked or served before, and have barely two months to learn their trade?

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2018 Oscar Nominated Live Action Shorts
Not Rated, Treat as R. (99 mins.)

For the 13th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 9th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners before the March 4th Academy Awards! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

DeKalb Elementary
United States. Directed by Reed Van Dyk. (20 mins.)

Inspired by a 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia.


My Nephew Emmett
United States. Directed by Kevin Wilson Jr. (20 mins.)

In 1955, a Mississippi preacher tries to protect his 14-year-old nephew, Emmett Till from two racist killers out for blood. Based on true events.


The Eleven O'Clock
Australia. Directed by Josh Lawson, Karen Bryson. (13 mins.)

The delusional patient of a psychiatrist believes he is actually the psychiatrist. As they each attempt to treat each other the session gets out of control.


The Silent Child
UK. Directed by Rebecca Harris, Danny Ormerod, Julie Foy. (20 mins.)

THE SILENT CHILD centres around a profoundly deaf four year old girl named Libby who is born into a middle class family and lives in a world of silence until a caring social worker teaches her the gift of communication.

Watu Wote (All of Us)
Germany/Kenya. Directed by Tobias Rosen, Bramwel Iro, Matrid Nyagah. (23 mins.)

For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail.

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2018 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts
Treat as PG. (83 mins.)

For the 13th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 9th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners before the March 4th Academy Awards! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

Dear Basketball
United States. Directed by Glen Keane. (5 mins.)

Basketball great Kobe Bryant collaborated with visionary animator Glen Keane and legendary composer John Williams on an animated short film that explores what it means to achieve your dream, and then leave it behind. The animated film is an adaptation of Bryant’s NBA retirement announcement after 20 years with the Los Angeles Lakers. Narrated by Bryant, the film’s hand-drawn animation and emotional score will touch fans of all ages with its universal message about love and loss.

Garden Party
France. Directed by Florian Babikian, Vincent Bayoux, Victor Caire, Théophile Dufresne, Gabriel Grapperon, Lucas Navarro. (7 mins.)

In a deserted rich house, a couple of amphibians explore their surroundings and follow their primal instincts.


Lou
United States. Directed by Dana Murray. (7 mins.)

When a toy stealing bully ruins recess for a playground full of kids, only one thing stands in his way: the “Lost and Found” box.


Negative Space
France. Directed by Max Porter, Ru Kuwahata. (6 mins.)

Even though Sam's father is hardly ever home because he is often away on business trips, he is able to connect with his son by teaching him how to pack a suitcase.


Revolting Rhymes
UK. Directed by Jakob Schuh, Jan Lachauer. (29 mins.)

REVOLTING RHYMES interweaves Roald Dahl’s retellings of classic fairy tales with playful twists and surprising endings. The all-star voice cast comprises of Dominic West, David Walliams, Rob Brydon, Tamsin Greig, Bertie Carvel, Rose Leslie, Bel Powley, Gemma Chan and Isaac Hempstead Wright.

plus additional films: Lost Property Office, Weeds & Achoo

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I, TONYA

United States. 2017. Directed by Craig Gillespie. (119 mins.) Rated R.

Factual and funny, I, TONYA captures both Harding's radiance as well as her frayed edges in a tale bursting with confidence and style!

3 Oscar Nominations!
Best Actress - Margot Robbie
Best Supporting Actress - Allison Janney
Best Editing

Golden Globe Winner!
Best Supporting Actress - Allison Janney

Critics’ Choice Awards Winner!
Best Supporting Actress – Allison Janney
Best Actress in a Comedy – Margot Robbie

Independent Spirit Awards Nominee
Best Female Lead - Margot Robbie
Best Supporting Female - Allison Janney
Best Editing

BAFTA Award Winner!
Best Supporting Actress - Allison Janney

"Scene by scene, it made me laugh, cringe, get angry, upset, confused, enlightened, entertained, almost tearful and awed." - Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune

"I, Tonya is kitschy and smart and funny and insightful, and sometimes sobering." - Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun-TImes


Oregonian Tonya Harding dominated the ice with unrivaled athleticism and the triple axel, but she stole the headlines for something else entirely. Brought to life in unforgettable performances by Margot Robbie and Golden Globe winner Allison Janney, I, TONYA is an irreverent yet sympathetic look at one of the biggest scandals in sports history. Based on interviews with Harding and her ex-husband, Jeff Gillooly, who orchestrated the famous attack on rival skater Nancy Kerrigan resulting in Harding's lifetime ban from figure skating, this hilarious, shamelessly entertaining and darkly comical story breaks the mold of the conventional screen biopic. Directed by Craig Gillespie (LARS AND THE REAL GIRL), its defiantly unconventional search for the truth behind the screaming headlines that made a monster out of the potential champion finds humor, heart and hard knocks in one of the 20th century's most gripping true-life tales.

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CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

United States/Italy/France/Brazil. 2017. Directed by Luca Guadagnino. (130 mins.) Rated R. in English with some Italian, French & German

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME is an astonishingly gorgeous, glorious cinematic soak of sexual awakening that explores the exhilaration and apprehension of first love...

4 Oscar Nominations!
Best Picture
Best Actor - Timothee Chalamet
Best Adapted Screenplay
Best Original Song


3 Golden Globe Nominations!

Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Actor - Timothee Chalamet
Best Supporting Actor - Armie Hammer

Critics’ Choice Awards Winner!
Best Adapted Screenplay – James Ivory

Gotham Awards Winner!
Best Feature
Breakthrough Actor - Timothee Chalamet

Los Angeles Film Critics Award Winner!
Best Picture
Best Actor - Timothee Chalamet

New York Film Critics Circle Award Winner!
Best Actor - Timothee Chalamet

Independent Spirit Awards Nominee
Best Picture
Best Director
Best Male Lead - Timothee Chalamet
Best Supporting Male - Armie Hammer
Best Cinematography
Best Editing

BAFTA Award Winner!
Best Adapted Screenplay

"This coming-of-age love story is all texture, tone and nuance...Luca Guadagnino has made a lovely cinematic feather. And it floats down beautifully, riding a soft breeze of melancholy and grace." - Tom Long, Detroit News

"It's a piercing glimpse of a young man's bright, confounding first love, the kind of love that brings disorientation and rhapsody." - Chris Vognar, Dallas Morning News


Director Luca Guadagnino's sun-drenched masterpiece is a lush exploration of desire and intimacy, an intoxicating reminder of the tentative gestures and fleeting moments that mark first love. As the summer of 1983 in his family's Italian villa lazily drifts by for 17 year-old Elio (Timothée Chalamet), a visiting graduate student (Armie Hammer) seems at first to be little more than the latest in a long line of his father's research assistants. However, as the days linger, a tender connection develops between the two. CALL ME BY YOUR NAME is an extravagantly beautiful, emotionally resplendent romance.

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PHANTOM THREAD

United States. 2017. Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson. (130 mins.) Rated R.

PHANTOM THREAD is an unpredictable humor-infused courtship drama of sumptuous beauty -- a handsome love story draped with surprising delights!

6 Oscar Nominations!
Best Picture
Best Director
Best Actor - Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Supporting Actress - Lesley Manville
Best Costume Design
Best Original Score

2 Golden Globe Nominations!
Best Actor - Daniel Day Lewis
Best Original Score

Critics’ Choice Awards Winner!
Best Costume Design – Mark Bridges

Los Angeles Film Critics Award Winner!
Best Score - Jonny Greenwood

New York Film Critics Circle Award Winner!
Best Screenplay

BAFTA Award Winner!
Best Costume Design

"Paul Thomas Anderson's Phantom Thread casts a remarkable spell; it wraps around you, like a delicately scented cashmere shawl woven from music and color and astonishing faces." - Moira Macdonald, Seattle Times


Set in the glamour of 1950s post-war London, Paul Thomas Anderson's (MAGNOLIA, THERE WILL BE BLOOD) moody and mesmerizing PHANTOM THREAD is a serenely sensual, spellbinding and seductive portrait of a tortured genius. Renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis in his final film) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutants and dames with their distinct style and grace. Women come and go through Woodcock's life, providing the bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he becomes enamored by a strong-willed woman (Vicky Krieps) who refuses to come second to his artistry. A half-harrowing, half-tender chamber piece about the nature of love, there isn't one wasted frame in Anderson's delirious, lush, hypnotic meditation on the push-and-pull that exists between obsessions professional and personal.

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THE SHAPE OF WATER

United States. 2017. Directed by Guillermo del Toro. (123 mins.) Rated R.

THE SHAPE OF WATER, from PAN'S LABYRINTH director Guillermo del Toro, is a magical, imaginative triumph of the human spirit and easily one of the best films of the year!

13 Oscar Nominations!
Best Picture
Best Director
Best Cinematography
Best Actress - Sally Hawkins
Best Supporting Actor - Richard Jenkins
Best Supporting Actress - Octavia Spencer
Best Original Screenplay
Best Costume Design
Best Production Design
Best Film Editing
Best Original Score
Best Sound Editing
Best Sound Mixing

Golden Globe Winner!
Best Director - Guillermo del Toro
Best Original Score - Alexandre Desplat

Critics’ Choice Awards Winner! 
Best Picture
Best Director – Guillermo del Toro
Best Production Design – Paul Denham Austerberry, Shane Vieau, Jeff Melvin
Best Score – Alexandre Desplat

Los Angeles Film Critics Award Winner!
Best Director • Best Actress - Sally Hawkins • Best Cinematography

BAFTA Award Winner!
Best Director
Best Original Music
Best Production and Design


"Magical, thrilling and romantic to the core, a sensual and fantastical fairy tale with moral overtones, it's a film that plays by all the rules and none of them, going its own way with fierce abandon." - Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

"You never know where The Shape of Water is going. But, like water, you let it engulf you and sweep you away." - Moira MacDonald, Seattle Times


Stunning, sweet and spectacular, Guillermo del Toro, genius teller of tales, has created a wondrous take on the classic monster movie, lending it the magic, fiery passion of fairy tales. At the height of the Cold War in the early 60s, Elisa (Sally Hawkins), while working as a janitor in a high-tech US government laboratory, discovers a frighteningly fascinating creature being used for a top-secret experiment. The cruel and self-serving federal agent in charge (Michael Shannon) seems convinced that the surest way to handle the mysterious being is to kill it, but Elisa will risk everything to prevent that from happening. No filmmaker has plumbed the soul of screen monsters with more empathy and fervor than del Toro (PAN'S LABYRINTH) and in THE SHAPE OF WATER, he delivers an unforgettably spellbinding and poetic production brimming with grace and grandeur.

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DARKEST HOUR

United States. 2017. Directed by Joe Wright. (125 mins.) Rated PG-13.

DARKEST HOUR is a riveting portrait of Winston Churchill brought vividly to life by Gary Oldman!

6 Oscar Nominations!
Best Picture
Best Cinematography
Best Actor - Gary Oldman
Best Costume Design
Best Make-up & Hairstyling
Best Production Design

Golden Globe Winner!
Best Actor - Gary Oldman

Critics’ Choice Awards Winner!
Best Actor – Gary Oldman
Best Hair and Makeup

BAFTA Award Winner!
Best Leading Actor - Gary Oldman
Best Make-up and Hair


"As a portrait of leadership at its most brilliant, thoughtful and morally courageous, Darkest Hour is the movie we need right now." - Ann Hornaday, Washington Post

"A persuasive window into history, and so arresting in its portrait of one of the 20th century's most important leaders that every minute of it is absorbing." - Mick LaSalle, San Francisco Chronicle


Brilliantly depicting the myriad obstacles Winston Churchill faced in his determination to resist the Nazis, DARKEST HOUR ushers us into the backrooms and bunkers of British government during a pivotal point in World War II. With British resources dwindling and the U.S. yet to enter the fray, Churchill (a courageous and transformative performance from Gary Oldman) proves himself to be a living, breathing lion of a leader. Working from Anthony McCarten's ingeniously structured script, director Joe Wright (PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, ATONEMENT) deploys a battery of inventive visual designs to capture his story with dazzle and pizazz.

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