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A FANTASTIC WOMAN

A FANTASTIC WOMAN

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 44 minutes

Director Sebastián Lelio's Academy Award winning A FANTASTIC WOMAN is being heralded as "ravishing" by the Hollywood Reporter. Waitress/singer Marina's (Daniela Vega) world is shaken when Orlando suddenly falls ill and passes away. Instead of being able to mourn her lover, Marina is treated with suspicion and, as a transgender woman, is met with harsh judgment and discrimination by Orlando's family. The struggles she faces in the aftermath of her lover's death become a microcosm for her life, as she battles the very same forces tha..

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 27

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DUCK BUTTER

DUCK BUTTER

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 34 minutes

Dissatisfied with the dishonesty they see in dating, strangers Naima (Alia Shawkat) and Sergio (Laia Costa) make a pact to spend 24 straight hours together in an attempt to fast forward their relationship.

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 27

LEAN ON PETE

LEAN ON PETE

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 1 minute

From acclaimed filmmaker Andrew Haigh (45 YEARS) comes LEAN ON PETE —a deeply moving story about love, loneliness, family, and friendship. In an incredible breakout performance, Charlie Plummer (ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD) stars as fifteen-year-old Charley, who arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray (Travis Fimmel), both are eager for a fresh start. When Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds camaraderie at a local racetrack caring for an aging Quarter Horse, Lean On Pete, but when he discovers that Pete..

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 27

THE HOUSE OF TOMORROW

THE HOUSE OF TOMORROW

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 25 minutes

16 year old Sebastian has spent most of his life with his Nana in their geodesic dome home tourist attraction where she raises him on the futurist teachings of her former mentor Buckminster Fuller, in hopes that one day Sebastian will carry Fuller’s torch and make the world a better place.But when a stroke sidelines Nana, Sebastian begins sneaking around with Jared, a chain-smoking, punk-obsessed 16 year old with a heart transplant who lives in the suburbs with his bible-banging single father. Sebastian and Jared form a band, and w..

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 27

ISLE OF DOGS

ISLE OF DOGS

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 41 minutes

Iconic director Wes Anderson's ISLE OF DOGS follows Atari, a 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the city's canine pets are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, Atari sets off alone across the river in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture. Starring the voice talents of Scarlett Johansson, Greta Gerwig and Bryan Cranston.

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 27

BACKSTABBING FOR BEGINNERS

BACKSTABBING FOR BEGINNERS

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 48 minutes

Based on a true story, an idealistic young employee working at the UN investigates the grisly murder of his predecessor and uncovers a vast global conspiracy, that may even involve his own boss, in this gripping and timely thriller.

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 27

ESCAPE OF PRISONER 614

ESCAPE OF PRISONER 614

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 35 minutes

Two well-intentioned but bumbling deputies who get fired by their overbearing sheriff decide to go after an escaped prisoner with the hope of getting rehired. After which they realize that he's an innocent victim of a racist judicial system, and now find themselves facing a moral dilemma - return to the prisoner and be hailed as heroes or act on their principles in pursuit of true justice.

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 27

SAINT SNOW PRESENTS LOVELIVE! SUNSHINE!! HAKODATE UNIT CARNIVAL

SAINT SNOW PRESENTS LOVELIVE! SUNSHINE!! HAKODATE UNIT CARNIVAL

Village East Cinema
NR  |  4 hours 0 minutes

Aqours from the hit anime series Love Live! Sunshine!! will be performing their 3rd live concert from Metlife Dome in Saitama, Japan. Featuring performances from all 9 members of the group and select songs from their entire discography, this is an event not to be missed. The unique concert viewing experience is a fun event for all those in attendance, fans are encouraged to cheer and sing along, cheer and wave their glow-sticks at this special event. *This program is in Japanese audio without English subtitles.

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Film opens on Sun, May 13

JAPANESE - Jaffe Art Theatre

HELLO DOLLY!

HELLO DOLLY!

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 28 minutes

Join us for this dazzling Broadway classic. Enjoy the colorful swirl of glamourous costumes, glittery sets, show-stopping performances and unforgettable songs in this Romantic Comedy Musical. Featuring the iconic and enchanting Barbara Streisand, this musical is a wonderful extravaganza that melts your troubles away. Get your tickets before this parade passes by!

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Film opens on Mon, May 14

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2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY in 70MM

2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY in 70MM

Village East Cinema
G  |  2 hours 29 minutes

Stanley Kubrick's Academy Award winning 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY returns to the big screen in its 50th anniversary for an exclusive, limited engagement on 70mm film. An imposing black structure provides a connection between the past and the future in this enigmatic adaptation of a short story by revered sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke. When Dr. Dave Bowman (Keir Dullea) and other astronauts are sent on a mysterious mission, their ship's computer system, HAL, begins to display increasingly strange behavior, leading up to a tense showdow..

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Film opens on Fri, May 18

70MM - Jaffe Art Theatre

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70MM - Jaffe Art Theatre

70MM - Jaffe Art Theatre

70MM - Jaffe Art Theatre

70MM - Jaffe Art Theatre

DEADPOOL 2

DEADPOOL 2

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 0 minutes

After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef, Wade Wilson, struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor – finding a new taste for adventure and earning the coveted coffee mug title of..

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Film opens on Thu, May 17

Jaffe Art Theatre

MIND GAME

MIND GAME

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 44 minutes

Buckle in and prepare to surrender yourself to an exhilarating and wildly entertaining ride. Cult classic Mind Game is an explosion of unconstrained expression – gloriously colorful mages ricochet in rapid fire associations, like Masaaki Yuasa’s brain splattered onto the screen in all its goopy glory. Audiences will begin to grasp what they are in for early on as loser Nishi, too wimpy to try to save his childhood sweetheart from gangsters, is shot in the butt by a soccer-playing psychopath, projecting Nishi into the afterlife. In..

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Film opens on Sat, May 19

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

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HAIKARA-SAN: HERE COMES MISS MODERN

HAIKARA-SAN: HERE COMES MISS MODERN

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 37 minutes

During the Taisho era of 1918, 17-year-old Benio Hanamura, a boisterous and quarrelsome tomboy, leads a life of kendo and tree-climbing adventure with her best friends Tamaki and Ranmaru. Benio determines to find love on her own, though her family has other plans. She meets the handsome second lieutenant Shinobu, who immediately ruffles Benio's feathers. Benio then discovers, to her dismay, that Shinobu plans to marry her as an arrangement between their families. Benio tries to sabotage these plans by failing at her domestic duties..

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Film opens on Sat, Jun 9

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PRINCESS MONONOKE - Studio Ghibli Festival

PRINCESS MONONOKE - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 14 minutes

PRINCESS MONONOKE is a landmark in animation and a film of unsurpassed power and beauty. An epic story of conflict between humans, gods, and nature, the film has been universally acclaimed by critics and broke box office records in Japan. Don’t miss this fantastic film about a girl raised by wolf-gods who proves herself to be a force of nature – with blood smeared lips, riding bareback on a great white wolf, doing battle with both gods and humans—and a cultural icon.

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Film opens on Tue, Jun 19

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NAUSICAA OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND - Studio Ghibli Festival

NAUSICAA OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 56 minutes

NAUSICAA, the debut film from Oscar winner Hayao Miyazaki tells the story of a young princess, both brave and innocent, whose love for all living things and passion for understanding the processes of nature lead her into danger, sacrifice, and eventual triumph. Set in a devastated future world decimated by atmospheric poisons and swarming with gigantic insects, there is no good or evil, but rather conflicting viewpoints, weaknesses, and power struggles. Considered to be his best masterpiece, Miyazaki’s NAUSICAA is awe-inspiring and..

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Film opens on Tue, Jun 26

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BRAZIL - Director's Cut in 35MM

BRAZIL - Director's Cut in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 22 minutes

Hailed for its groundbreaking visual effects and satirical story, BRAZIL is one of the most highly regarded films of all time and a bona fide cult classic. Jonathan Pryce stars as Sam Lowry, a grey-suited government clerk who finds his life turned upside-down when he gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. Categorized as an enemy of the state, Sam is propelled into a surreal romance with the woman of his dreams, who may also be a terrorist. Co-starring Robert De Niro and Michael Palin, director Terry Gilliam's modern masterpi..

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Film opens on Wed, Jun 27

CLASSICS - Jaffe Art Theatre

PORCO ROSSO - Studio Ghibli Festival

PORCO ROSSO - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 34 minutes

This unsung treasure from Hayao Miyazaki nestles a tale of morality and identity inside a soaring airborne adventure — a tribute to early aviation and the reckless flyboys whose home was the open sky. Set in a mid-war Italy swept by fascism, the film follows the life of Marco, a world-weary flying ace-turned bounty hunter who plies his trade above the waters of the Adriatic. Somewhere along the way a curse has transformed Marco’s head into the head of a pig, reflecting his loss of faith in humanity. Marco meets his polar opposite i..

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 3

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MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO - Studio Ghibli Festival

MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 26 minutes

One of the most endearing and internationally renowned films of all time, MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO is a deceptively simple tale of two girls who move to a new house in the countryside. They soon discover that the surrounding forests are home to a family of Totoros, gentle but powerful creatures who live in a huge and ancient camphor tree and are seen only by children. Based on his own childhood imaginings, Hayao Miyazaki directs this superbly animated children’s tale about humankind’s relationship with the Earth, from legendary Japanese..

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 10

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STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

KIKI'S DELIVERY SERVICE - Studio Ghibli Festival

KIKI'S DELIVERY SERVICE - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 42 minutes

From Oscar winner Hayao Miyazaki comes the beloved story of Kiki, a resourceful young witch that sets out on a year-long apprenticeship with her chatty black cat in tow. Landing in a seaside village, she uses her broom and her flying ability to create a delivery service, only to lose her gift of flight and the ability to talk to her cat in a moment of self-doubt. This imaginative film is a beautiful, timeless story of a young girl finding her way in the world.

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 17

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MAQUIA: WHEN THE PROMISED FLOWER BLOOMS

MAQUIA: WHEN THE PROMISED FLOWER BLOOMS

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 55 minutes

From Anime director, Mari Okada (Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day and Anthem of the Heart) comes this magical story of Maquia. Maquie is a creature of the Iolph clan, a group of ageless beings. When an invading territory separates Maquia from her clan, Maquia explores the mortal world and discovers orphaned human baby, Erial. Although her elders warn her from loving anyone outside their clan, Maquia takes Erial in as her own child. As Erial grows up, he seeks to reconnect with Maquia’s lost Iolph friends who were torn apart by t..

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Film opens on Fri, Jul 20

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TALES FROM EARTHSEA - Studio Ghibli Festival

TALES FROM EARTHSEA - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 55 minutes

In the land of Earthsea, crops are dwindling, dragons have reappeared and humanity is giving way to chaos. TALES FROM EARTHSEA follows Lord Archmage Sparrowhawk, a master wizard, and Arren, a troubled young prince, on a tale of redemption and self-discovery as they search for the force behind the mysterious imbalance that threatens to destroy the world. Enjoy the adventure in this charming animated film directed by Goro Miyazaki, son of Studio Ghibli founder and Oscar winner, Hayao Miyazaki.

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 24

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INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS in 35MM

INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS in 35MM

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 38 minutes

This thinly-veiled examination of McCarthy Era hysteria follows the story of a Californian doctor who discovers an alien plot to take over the earth by methodically replacing humankind with zombie-like pod people. One of the best political allegories of 1950s, INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS is an efficient and chilling blend of sci-fi and horror not to be missed.

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Film opens on Wed, Jul 25

CLASSICS - Jaffe Art Theatre

CASTLE IN THE SKY - Studio Ghibli Festival

CASTLE IN THE SKY - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 4 minutes

Academy Award winner Hayao Miyazaki’s CASTLE IN THE SKY, tells the story of a young girl whose mysterious crystal pendant falls out of the sky and into the arms and life of young Pazu. Together they search for a floating island in the sky, the site of a long-dead civilization promising enormous wealth and power to those who can unlock its secrets. CASTLE IN THE SKY is an early masterpiece of storytelling and filmmaking with an incredibly imaginative and ornately detailed vision.

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 31

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THE TALE OF PRINCESS KAGUYA - Studio Ghibli Festival

THE TALE OF PRINCESS KAGUYA - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 17 minutes

Legendary Studio Ghibli cofounder Isao Takahata revisits Japan’s most famous folktale in this gorgeous, hand-drawn masterwork decades in the making. Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her – but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime. A powerful and sweeping epic that redefines the limits of animated storytelling, THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA marks..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 7

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SPIRITED AWAY - Studio Ghibli Festival

SPIRITED AWAY - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 5 minutes

Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award-winning masterpiece SPIRITED AWAY was the biggest box office hit of all time in Japan and a film that helped redefine the possibilities of animation for American audiences. Wandering through an abandoned carnival site, ten-year-old Chichiro is separated from her parents and stumbles into a dream-like spirit world where she is put to work in a bathhouse for the gods. Here she encounters a vast menagerie of impossibly inventive characters — shape-shifting phantoms and spirit — and must find the inner st..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 14

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HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE - Studio Ghibli Festival

HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 54 minutes

Sophie, an average teenage girl working in a hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome but mysterious wizard named Howl. But after this chance encounter, the young girl is turned into a 90-year old woman by the vain and conniving Witch of the Waste. Embarking on an incredible adventure to lift the curse, she finds refuge in Howl’s magical moving castle. As the true power of Howl’s wizardry is revealed, and his relationship with Sophie deepens, our young grey heroine finds he..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 21

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FROM UP ON POPPY HILL - Studio Ghibli Festival

FROM UP ON POPPY HILL - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 54 minutes

From the legendary and highly celebrated Studio Ghibli (PONYO, SPIRITED AWAY) comes this uniquely inspired coming-of-age story from Goro Miyazaki and Hayao Miyazaki. Set in 1963, this lovingly hand-drawn film centers on the budding romance of Umi and Shun as they join forces to save their high school's ramshackle clubhouse from demolition. The top-grossing Japanese film of 2011 and winner of the Japan Academy Prize for Animation, FROM UP ON POPPY HILL captures the innocence of new love and the beauty of Yokohama’s harbor and lush s..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 28

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

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THE THING in 35mm

THE THING in 35mm

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 49 minutes

Horror-meister John Carpenter (Halloween, Escape From New York) teams Kurt Russell’s outstanding performance with incredible visuals to build this chilling version of the classic THE THING. In the winter of 1982, a twelve-man research team at a remote Antarctic research station discovers an alien buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Once unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, creates terror and becomes one of them.

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Film opens on Wed, Aug 29

CLASSICS - Jaffe Art Theatre

MEAN GIRLS

MEAN GIRLS

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 37 minutes

Cady Heron (Lindsay Lohan) transfers to a new school, where she navigates girl world by joining the plastics, the A-list clique headed by alpha Plastic Regina George (Rachel McAdams). This fetch comedy written by Tina Fey, is truly a hysterical classic loaded with iconic lines from “You Go Glenn Coco” to “On Wednesdays we wear pink.”

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Film opens on Wed, Oct 3

MOVIE MILESTONES - Jaffe Art Theatre

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