Alibi V.27 No.14 • April 5-11, 2018
Film Review Isle of Dogs Meticulously animated feature is a fantastic(al) journey Akira Kurosawa’s scruffy aesthetic is undoubtedly what’s fueling Isle of Dogs’ creative engines. Feel free to discuss at length—over third wave, cold-brewed coffee, perhaps—whether Wes Anderson’s miniaturization of Japanese culture asks audiences to laugh with or at the stereotypes.
Reel World NMFF presents “The Business of Film” seminar. Or go see The Rise and Fall of the Brown Buffalo, Zydeco Breakfast or Big Trouble in Little China .
Idiot Box TV News Tidbits from around the dial Catch-22 , The Purge and Gormenghast all to get TV adaptations. Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
Film Eva and Candela Wednesday, Oct 17: 6:30-8pm Guild Cinema
Ruth Caudeli’s debut is a thoughtful and beautifully orchestrated exploration of a couple striving to build an unconventional relationship free of the pains of transformation, longing and dissatisfaction.
Film The Great American Read: Villians and Monsters Wednesday, Oct 17: 6:30-8:30pm South Broadway Cultural Center
One of eight episodes airing as part of The Great American Read. Bookworks is on hand selling books from the episode. Wear a scary costume for the costume contest. For ages 8 and up.
Film The Cakemaker Wednesday, Oct 17: 8:45-10:15pm Guild Cinema
Ofir Raul Graizer’s tender debut about Thomas, an acclaimed baker, finding himself enchanted by traveling salesman, Oren, who takes his coffee at Thomas’ bakery with increasing frequency.
Film Transmilitary Thursday, Oct 18: 6:30-8pm Guild Cinema
A film focusing on the lives of four transgender service members caught in a state of uncertainty between geography, identity and policy as they fight to defend their country and their own rights.
Film Mapplethorpe Thursday, Oct 18: 8:45-10:15pm Guild Cinema
This searing, brutally honest biopic explores the remarkable journey of the artist who died of AIDS complications at age 42.
Film The Great American Read: The Handmaid's Tale Saturday, Oct 20: 2-4:30pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Explore the power of books through the lens of America’s 100 best-loved novels as voted by the public. One of these novels with a book discussion and a film showing, rated R.
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