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Thursday, November 10, 2016

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Venue

McNichols Building

Sie FilmCenter DFF

Sie FilmCenter DFF

Sie FilmCenter DFF

UA Pavilions

UA Pavilions

UA Pavilions

UA Pavilions

UA Pavilions

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Art vs. the Artist

6:00pm/90min

Suntan

1:15pm/104min

Illegitimate

3:45pm/89min

Mr. Gaga

6:15pm/100min

The Eyes of My Mother

8:45pm/76min

Incident Light

1:45pm/95min

A Song for the Living

4:15pm/80min

Rumba

6:45pm/77min

Trespass Against Us

9:00pm/99min

Point Zero

1:30pm/84min

Sparrows

4:00pm/99min

Music Video Mixtape

6:30pm/94min

The Pulitzer at 100

9:15pm/91min

Staying Vertical

4:00pm/100min

New World

6:30pm/90min

Apprentice

8:45pm/115min

Boris Without Beatrice

4:15pm/93min

Pikadero

6:45pm/102min

Fado

9:15pm/101min

Aloys

3:45pm/91min

Shorts 2

6:30pm/92min

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 1:15 PM

Kostis, a middle-aged doctor, takes a job on a resort island, where he meets the young, flirty Anna, part of a group of young hedonists. The more she includes him in their fun, the more his grip on selfhood begins to loosen in this Greek portrait of a midlife crisis....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 1:30 PM

Bullied and withdrawn, 15-year-old Enio bears the brunt of his parents’ dissolving marriage. Torn between them and filled with his own confusing desires, Enio steals his father’s car and sets out to find love and understanding in a world seemingly devoid of both in this striking Brazilian drama....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 1:45 PM

With two daughters to care for, Luisa struggles to pull her life back together following the death of her husband and brother. Enter Ernesto, a wealthy suitor with unclear intentions but plenty of charm, in this beautifully shot black-and-white portrait of 1960s Argentina....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 3:45 PM

Romanian director Adrian Sitaru unearths such taboo subjects as abortion and incest in this tragicomedy. Retired doctor Victor Anghelescu lives happily with his four grown children—until a polite dinner conversation takes a dark turn toward chaos, leading us to question our own moral boundaries....

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UA Pavilions 3:45 PM

The 1988 game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami went down in college-football history—and not only because both teams came to it undefeated. Their rivalry reached new heights when a t-shirt bearing the slogan “Catholics vs. Convicts” inflamed sociopolitical tensions....

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UA Pavilions 3:45 PM

In this Charlie Kaufman-esque drama, Swiss detective Aloys Adorns isolates himself, obsessively watching videos he makes of the people he tails. When his camera is stolen and a stranger named Vera blackmails him over the footage, the two enter into a game in which imagination and reality blur....

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UA Pavilions 4:00 PM

ENDS THURSDAY 3/16/2017....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 4:00 PM

In this quiet coming-of-age tale by Rúnar Rúnarsson, a teenaged boy returns to a bleak, rain-flecked hamlet in remote northwest Iceland, where life revolves around the local fish factory and cheap booze—and where no one understands him except his grandmother and the shy, beautiful, unavailable Lára....

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UA Pavilions 4:15 PM

In this modern morality tale from Canadian director Denis Côté, one-percenter Boris Malinovsky can’t fathom why his wife left her government post and retreated into silence—until an oracular stranger arrives, spouting Greek myth and forcing him to examine his own role in her despair....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 4:15 PM

In a secluded mountain town, a young train engineer who has just lost his mother to suicide falls for a mysterious mortician. What starts as magnetic attraction becomes something much darker in this poetic tale of heartbreak and betrayal, beautifully shot in and around Central City, Colorado....

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UA Pavilions 4:15 PM

The owner of Bang! Records, Bert Berns produced some of the 1960s’ greatest hits, including “Piece of My Heart” and “Hang on Sloopy,” and launched the careers of Van Morrison and Neil Diamond. He also did business with the mob. This entertaining documentary chronicles his uncommon life....

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McNichols Building 6:00 PM

Earlier this year, filmmaker Nate Parker became bigger news than Birth of a Nation, his own widely acclaimed feature debut, when it was revealed he had been acquitted of a rape charge in college. Parker is only the latest in a string of artists whose lives have overshadowed their oeuvres....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 6:15 PM

The creator of the Gaga movement in contemporary dance, Israeli choreographer Ohad Naharin commands the spotlight in this documentary about his dramatic personal and professional life—from performing in 1970s New York City to challenging the Israeli government to reinterpreting the language of dance...

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UA Pavilions 6:15 PM

Infused with the joy of making music, this endearing documentary examines the struggles that composers undergo to complete a film score. A who’s who of soundsmiths like Trent Reznor and John Williams, film historians and directors lay out the craft behind famous scenes from Hollywood blockbusters....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 6:30 PM

A sample of the best music videos from the past year. Featuring internationally known indie heavyweights and local talents alike....

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UA Pavilions 6:30 PM

Three short dramas examine the struggles of immigrants in Warsaw: Zhanna raises her daughter alone when her husband is imprisoned; Afghani nightclub worker Azzam suffers PTSD; Vera immigrates from Ukraine for a sex change only to learn she is now responsible for raising her child....

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UA Pavilions 6:30 PM

How do you know someone’s true identity? This dynamic group of shorts explores thoughts on character, integrity and the notion of who we can become....

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UA Pavilions 6:45 PM

Michel is surrounded by neurotic women: his insecure girlfriend and his mother, who is dying and requires his care. Fraught with anxiety, he begins to believe he himself is dying—and his life begins to crumble around him in this absurdist black-and-white dramedy....

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UA Pavilions 6:45 PM

Scottish director Ben Sharrock offers a look, comedic and touching by turns, at two young lovers struggling to find privacy and consummate their relationship. But in sleepy Basque country, they’re beleaguered by the economic hardships Europe is facing....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 6:45 PM

Amnesia, amputation and attempted suicide become the stuff of laughter throughout this nearly unclassifiable, dark pop-art comedy—in which a ballroom-dancing couple finds their lives turned almost literally upside down after a terrible car accident....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 8:45 PM

ENDS THURSDAY 12/15/16 at the Sie FilmCenter....

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UA Pavilions 8:45 PM

Aiman is a diligent corrections officer at a maximum-security prison in Singapore, where Rahim, the resident executioner, needs an heir to his thankless job. Aiman, who in turn needs a father figure, proves a determined pupil—but this psychological drama takes a turn when Aiman's history is revealed...

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UA Pavilions 9:00 PM

Feel like you’re stuck in a bad situation? Yeah, me too....

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UA Pavilions 9:00 PM

Canadian-born Omar Khadr was just 15 when he was arrested in Afghanistan for killing an American soldier. After stints at Bagram and Guantanamo, he became the first juvenile to be tried for war crimes. But all is not what it appears. This riveting documentary tells his story....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 9:00 PM

ENDS THURSDAY 2/2/2017....

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UA Pavilions 9:15 PM

When Fabian moves to Portugal to patch things up with ex-girlfriend Doro, his jealousy—coupled with crippling anxiety and a fixation on the aftermath of Lisbon’s 1755 earthquake—reaches dangerous proportions in this tense drama....

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UA Pavilions 9:15 PM

A group of brave women of color from east Los Angeles form the heart and soul of this powerful documentary about an all-female cycling brigade. Called the Ovarian Psycos, these women take back the night, supporting each other as they attempt to heal themselves and their community....

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Sie FilmCenter DFF 9:15 PM

The Pulitzer Prize turns 100 this year. This fascinating documentary from Oscar and Emmy winner Kirk Simon examines how one of the world’s most prestigious awards got its start while sharing the work of the authors, journalists, playwrights, musicians and photographers who have been its recipients....

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