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Kelly Reichardt: Powerfully Observant

September 12 - September 25
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One event on January 1, 1970 at 12:00am

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), 1 W 53rd St
New York, NY 10019 United States
Still image from Wendy and Lucy

Kelly Reichardt is a true American auteur; you know her films when you see them. Her camera focuses on a landscape and remains, still and patient, until the most minor action occurs—and then she holds for a moment more, an audaciously minimalist style that challenges the audience to focus on light, shadow, or the merest sound. Reichardt’s films have always been preoccupied with the ordinary, tricky messes characters cook up in their daily lives, and her characters are conflicted, exhausted,…

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LANE 1974 at the Northwest Film Forum

September 14 @ 12:00 pm - September 20 @ 3:00 pm UTC-7
Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122 United States

LANE 1974 is coming to the Northwest Film Forum September 14-20. Check here for show times: Based on Clane Hayward’s memoir The Hypocrisy of Disco, LANE 1974 tells a true coming of age survival story. It's 1974. 13-year-old Lane lives on a beautiful Northern California commune, wild and free, until her mother, a rebel and iconoclast, alienates their small group from the security and safety of the community land. They begin moving from one unlikely situation to another, leaving…

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Pressing On: The Poster Workshop & Film Screening

September 14 @ 5:00 pm - September 28 @ 1:15 pm UTC-5
Bruno Press, 154 5th Ave SE
Saint Joseph, MN 56374 United States

ONE TICKET / TWO EVENTS Please join us for this two part series about the tradition of Letterpress Printing. We’re excited to kick-off the fall with a two part letterpress event. We’re calling all students, professionals, printers, designers, artists, and honestly, anyone that appreciates the history of art and this specialty medium. EVENT 1 POSTER MAKING PARTY! Part one of this two part series will be a special letterpress printing party at Bruno Press in St. Joseph, MN. Everyone is…

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Lost in Paris

September 15 @ 6:00 pm - September 21 @ 6:00 pm UTC-5
Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 164 N State St
Chicago, IL 60601 United States

Back by popular demand! Details & tickets: "Brilliantly timed pranks and pratfalls and physical comedy...No one else out there is doing anything like this at the moment." — Todd McCarthy, Hollywood Reporter The spirits of Chaplin and Tati live on in the films of the Brussels-based couple Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon, who have carved out a distinctive niche with their delightful mixtures of fairy-tale artifice, offbeat romance, and beautifully choreographed physical comedy. Based loosely on the creators/co-stars' own…

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Film: Whose Streets? w/ Sabaah Folayan – ACLU Maine Film Series

September 18 @ 7:00 pm - September 20 @ 10:00 pm UTC-4
SPACE Gallery, 538 Congress St
Portland, ME 04101 United States

Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, WHOSE STREETS? is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by police and left lying in the street for hours, it marks a breaking point for the residents of St. Louis, Missouri. Grief, long-standing racial tensions and renewed anger bring residents together to hold vigil and protest this latest tragedy. Empowered parents, artists, and teachers from around the country…

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The LAST LAUGH at Nitehawk Cinema – Brooklyn

September 18 @ 7:30 pm - September 24 @ 1:15 pm UTC-4
Nitehawk Cinema, 136 Metropolitan Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11249 United States

Join us for 3 screenings: MON, SEPT 18th, 7:30pm with Q&A (Director Ferne Pearlstein & Producer Robert Edwards) SAT, SEPT 23, 11:45am SUN, SEPT 24, 11:45am Starring Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner, Sarah Silverman, Gilbert Gottfried, Rob Reiner, Alan Zweibel, Susie Essman, and many others. The Last Laugh disproves the idea that there is nothing left to say about the Holocaust and opens a fresh avenue for approaching this epochal tragedy. Star-studded, provocative and thoroughly entertaining, this award winning documentary dares…

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2017 trinidad+tobago film festival

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - September 26 @ 10:30 pm UTC-4
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, Port of Spain, Trinidad And Tobago

A strong lineup of critically acclaimed, award-winning films will screen at this year’s trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff), to be held from 19 - 26 September, at MovieTowne Port of Spain, San Fernando and Tobago, as well as at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine. Feminist cinema, james baldwin, the orange economy, human trafficking are just some of the issues that will be highlighted at this year’s Festival. The 12th annual trinidad+tobago film festival, and will screen nearly 120…

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Design Double Feature

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm UTC-5
Music Box Theatre, 3733 North Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613 United States

Two significant design documentaries were just released: • Graphic Means: A History of Graphic Design Production • Pressing On: The Letterpress Film Screening them on the same evening, as a double feature, makes this event a must-see! 6:00pm / Doors Open – Hang out in the Lounge and Patio 7:00pm / Graphic Means Screening 8:30pm / Pressing On Screening Party with us until 11:00pm Tickets $20 / STA Members $15 Tickets at the Door $25 MEMBERS: receive 25% off with…

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Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival

September 20 - September 24
The Maltings Theatre & Cinema, Eastern Lane
Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland TD15 1AJ United Kingdom

Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival (BFMAF) is one of the UK’s leading festivals for new cinema and artists’ moving image. BFMAF supports fresh artistic voices to develop and attracts audiences hungry for complex and challenging art. Recognised for its innovative programme and critical engagement, BFMAF presents artists’ and filmmakers’ work in the cinema as well as exhibition, installation and performance. “Berwick shows how art remains vital to public debate and the tattered public sphere it demonstrates the way in…

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Good Vibrations

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm BST
Jumbo Records, 1-3 Merrion Centre
Leeds, West Yorkshire LS2 8NG United Kingdom
Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations is a 2013 biopic of Terri Hooley, and details one man’s passion for music. Hooley opened Good Vibrations record shop during the times of The Troubles in 1970s Belfast. Hooley faced a lot of highs and some lows and this film follows his adventures in music and shows how music can create a community. The purpose of Good Vibrations record shop was to promote peace through music, mostly reggae, but the direction of the shop changes when he…

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Raindance Film Festival 2017

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - October 1 @ 11:00 pm UTC+1
Vue West End (Leicester Square), 3 Cranbourn Street
London, WC2H 7 United Kingdom

Raindance Film Festival returns for its 25th year to showcase 250+ of the best in independent shorts, features, documentaries, web series, music videos and VR experiences from the UK and around the world. Opening with Oh Lucy! on 20 September, starring Josh Harnett and running for 12 days, Raindance Film Festival 2017 promises to showcase the best and boldest in new independent films. Amongst others, Raindance has hosted the UK premieres of Pulp Fiction, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, The Blair…

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Screen of Our Nixon (Penny Lane, 2013) #DirectedByWomen Month

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill, 116 S Boundary St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Join the American Studies Association & AMST 902 for a screening of OUR NIXON (Penny Lane, 2013) in celebration of Directed By Women month! Free and particularly open to UNC students. Now more than ever...

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Good Vibrations

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Jumbo Records, Merrion Street, 1-3 Merrion Centre,
Leeds, LS2 8NG United Kingdom
Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations is a 2013 biopic of Terri Hooley, and details one man’s passion for music. Hooley opened Good Vibrations record shop during the times of The Troubles in 1970s Belfast. Hooley faced a lot of highs and some lows and this film follows his adventures in music and shows how music can create a community. This is a film for those with an idealistic and rebel punk spirit, lust for life and love of music and records. It has…

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Film Society KC Summer BBQ

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5
The Chesterfield, 1400 Main St
Kansas City, MO 64105 United States

Time for our annual Summer BBQ to benefit the Robert Altman Emerging Filmmakers Fund! Each year we provide grants for filmmakers to attend the Artis Inc. program, education events with the Independent Filmmaker's Coalition Kansas City Women in Film & TV and more! Join us for networking with regional film makers, production crews, actresses, actors, and our film loving community! This event is open to the public! Tickets are $25 for members, $35 for everyone else, and Sponsor tables are…

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Ctff2017: CineFAM Night

September 20 @ 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-4
The Royal Cinema – Toronto, 608 College Street
Toronto, ON M6G 1B4 Canada

CaribbeanTales Film Festival CineFam Night FEATURED FILM Keyla (Viviana Gomez Echeverry, Colombia. 2017); 90mins A young Colombian woman living on an island is searching for her father who is lost at sea; when her estranged family comes to help, she must confront their dark past and this new family she never expected to embrace. SHORT FILM Caribbean Girl NYC (Mariette Monpierre, Guadeloupe/France, 2017)23mins A half-hour comedy pilot about four women from different Caribbean islands trying to make it in NYC.

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Birthright: A War Story – York, PA

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
SMALL STAR Art House, 232 W Market St
York, PA 17401 United States

See the film that examines how women are being jailed, physically violated and even put at risk of dying as a radical movement tightens its grip across America. Birthright: A War Story explores the accelerating gains of the crusade to control pregnant women and the fallout that is creating a public health crisis, turning pregnant women into criminals and challenging the constitutional protections of every woman in America.

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Too Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm UTC-7
FilmBar Phoenix, 815 N 2nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85004 United States

Join us for a Big Gay screening of the cult classic TO WONG FOO, THANKS FOR EVERYTHING, JULIE NEWMAR! Costumes encouraged! Giveaways prior to the show. A portion of the proceeds to benefit Charity. Hosted by Christopher Tong! Noxeema Jackson, Vida Boheme, and Chi Chi Rodriguez are gonna show America a thing or two about being fabulous. Dressed to kill, with their Dynel tresses tossing in the breeze behind them, these three stars of New York’s drag-queen beauty pageant circuit…

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The Lure (Poland: Agnieszka Smoczynska, 2015: 95 mins)

September 20 @ 7:15 pm UTC-4
The Kentucky Theater, 214 E Main St
Lexington, KY 40507-1310 United States

The Rosa Goddard International Film Festival sponsored by Sqecial Media Trailer "In this bold, genre-defying horror-musical mashup – the playful and confident debut of Polish director Agnieszka Smoczynska – a pair of carnivorous mermaid sisters are drawn ashore in an alternate ’80s Poland to explore the wonders and temptations of life on land."

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Jane Campion’s “Holy Smoke” in 35mm

September 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm UTC-5
Chicago Film Society, 3701 W Bryn Mawr Ave, Bldg E
Chicago, IL 60625 United States

HOLY SMOKE Directed by Jane Campion • 1999 “‘Why do people believe in God? Why do people believe in love? Why do I tell myself every day, ‘You’re fat, mate?'” These age-old questions are the backbone of director Jane Campion’s disorienting fifth feature film. When Ruth Barron (a luminous Kate Winslet) joins up with a guru in India, her concerned family lures her back home to Sydney, Australia, hoping to reclaim her body and soul with some outside help. Enter…

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Real Artists at Encounters

September 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm UTC+1
Watershed, Box Office, 1 Canons Rd
Bristol, BS1 5TX United Kingdom

Come see Real Artists at Encounters! There will be a Q&A after the screening with producer Ryon Lane. Real Artists Directed by Cameo Wood (12:00) (Science Fiction) (USA) A young animator is offered what should be her dream job, but discovers she will have to make a hard choice to maintain her integrity. We will be screening with: Program: Real Artists Nothing to Declare Pendulum Ragnarok (Nuopolis) Love After Time Anime How to be Human Encounters is the UK’s leading…

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Ctff2017: Woman Wednesday

September 20 @ 8:45 pm - 11:00 pm UTC-4
The Royal Cinema – Toronto, 608 College Street
Toronto, ON M6G 1B4 Canada

CaribbeanTales Film Festival Woman Wednesday FEATURED FILM Torments of Love (Caroline Jules, Paris/Guadeloupe, 2016); 54mins Two sisters emotionally 'tormented' by their father who gave little in the way of affection and love and yearn in nostalgia for their grand mother who has now passed, in a beautiful French Caribbean setting SHORT FILM Root Up (Katia Café-Fébrissy, Gualedoupe/Canada, 2017); 27:59 The story of a land, a woman and the struggle to save her legacy Paddlin Spirit (Amanda Sans Pantling, Jamaica, 2016);30:10…

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Afrika Film Festival Köln

September 21 - October 1
Köln, Köln, Germany

Willkommen bei Die Internetseite von FilmInitiativ Köln e.V. bietet: Hintergrundinformationen zu afrikanischen Filmen und RegisseurInnen mit Hilfe einer Datenbank Praktische Hilfestellungen für die Beschaffung von Filmen Tipps für Einsatzmöglichkeiten & thematische Filmreihen Links zu Afrika Film Festivals und Verleihern in aller Welt Infos zu den von FilmInitiativ Köln e.V. seit 1992 veranstalteten Kölner Afrika Film Festivals sowie zu allen Sonderreihen. Informationen zu mehr als 750 Filmen. In die Datenbank eingespeist werden Hintergrundinformationen zu all den Filmen und Gästen aus Afrika und der afrikanischen Diaspora, die…

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Letters from Baghdad – Boston: Museum of Fine Arts

September 21 @ 9:00 am - September 29 @ 12:00 pm UTC-4
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 465 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115 United States

With Tilda Swinton as the voice of Gertrude Bell, Zeva Oelbaum and Sabine Krayenbühl's documentary LETTERS FROM BAGHDAD tells the extraordinary and dramatic story of Gertrude Bell, the most powerful woman in the British Empire in her day, but has seemingly been written out of history. She shaped the modern Middle East after World War I in ways that still reverberate today. More influential than her friend and colleague, T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia), Bell helped draw the borders of…

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Parent and Baby: An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

September 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:38 pm BST
Home, 2 Tony Wilson Place
Manchester, M15 4FN United Kingdom
Still image from An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Directed by Bonni Cohen, Jon Shenk  A decade after An Inconvenient Truth brought climate change into the heart of popular culture comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Vice-President Al Gore continues his tireless fight traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Please note: this is a Parent and Baby Screening and is designed ONLY for parents, grandparents and carers attending with babies…

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Film Vault presents: Directed By Women 2017

September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm UTC+1
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One event on September 21, 2017 at 4:00pm

Gullivers NQ, 109 Oldham Street
Manchester, M4 1LW United Kingdom

Join us in Manchester 17 and 21 September 2017 for hours of film and networking

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Dreamstates Tour > NOLA

September 21 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5
Ace Hotel New Orleans, 600 Carondelet St
New Orleans, LA 70130 United States

Flourishing Films and Preservation Hall Presents : Salon Series: “DREAMSTATES" Film Screening at the Ace Hotel New Orleans, Three Keys A Film By Anisia Uzeyman with Music by Saul Williams + Q&A #Salon726 | 09. 21. 17 | 5:00 PM | A visual poem that stands to the historically recurring theme of resourceful black genius in music and filmmaking, and the powerful black feminine artistic gaze. –Roya Rastegar & Stephanie Owens.

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North Country at Florence Iron Ore Mine

September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm BST
Florence Arts Centre, Florence Mine
Egremont, Cumbria CA22 2NR United Kingdom
North Country

Cinema returns to Florence Arts Centre this September with a special series of screenings as part of Scalarama – a celebration of cinema, for everyone, by everyone, everywhere! Thursday night is the new Film Night at Florence, presenting an eclectic mix of old and new, classics and cult, from comedy to horror and everything in between. For this season we’re showing mine-themed movies (yes, there are some!) See them in the old miners’ shower block here at Florence Iron Ore Mine…

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Three Short Films About Motherhood

September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
IU Libraries Screening Room, 1320 East Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47405 United States

#DirectedbyWomen is delighted to bring Venezuelan filmmaker Alexandra Hidalgo to Indiana University for a screening titled “Three Short Films About Motherhood.” The screening will take place at the Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive Screening Room on Thursday, September 21 from 7-8:30 pm. Three Short Films About Motherhood program: William and Santiago Simultaneous (5 minutes, 2016) In this short documentary, two brothers, born 31 months apart, grow up onscreen at the same time as we see them reach the same…

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FVP: Directed By Women/Scalarama – End Of Days, Inc (+ shorts)

September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm UTC+1
Gullivers NQ, 109 Oldham Street
Manchester, M4 1LW United Kingdom
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Still image from Risk


September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:32 pm EDT
Bright Family Screening Room, The Paramount Center – Emerson College, 559 Washington St
Boston, MA 02111 United States

Directed by Laura Poitras, documentary, 92 minutes, USA, 2017. Laura Poitras, Academy Award winning director of CITIZENFOUR, returns with her most personal and intimate film to date. Filmed over six years, RISK is a complex and volatile character study that collides with a high stakes election year and its controversial aftermath. Cornered in a tiny building for half a decade, Julian Assange is undeterred even as the legal jeopardy he faces threatens to undermine the organization he leads and fracture…

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