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Mayor

Mayor is a genuine political saga following Musa Hadid, the Christian mayor of Ramallah, Palestine.

Tuning into the Sound of Silence

With director Michael Tyburski in conversation with physicist Janna Levin The Sound of Silence. Dir. Michael Tyburski. 2019, 85 min. Digital. With Peter Sarsgaard, Rashida Jones, Tony Revolori, Austin Pendleton. Through his job as a ...

Circle to Sphere: Origins of the Laser Light Show

With physicist Elsa Garmire, filmmaker Joshua White, and collector AJ Epstein in conversation, with special laser and liquid light demonstrations. Science on Screen presents a rare showcase of films connected to the origins of the ...

The Project of the Century (La obra del siglo)

Dir. Carlos Machado Quintela. Cuba. 2015, 100 mins. In Spanish with English subtitles. With Mario Balmaseda, Mario Guerra, Leonardo Gascón. Preceded by Centro espacial satelital de Colombia / The Satellite Space Center of Colombia. Dir. La ...

Wild Lives: Ming of Harlem + Meshie, Child of a Chimpanzee

With director Phillip Warnell and animal cognition researcher Diana Reiss in conversation, and including a special appearance by Harry Raven The bizarre scenario that can result from people cohabiting with animals is on view in ...

The Best Years of Our Lives: Engineering the Body

With historian David Serlin and assistive technology expert Anita Perr in conversation Dir. William Wyler. 1946, 170 mins. DCP. With Myrna Loy, Fredric March, Teresa Wright, Dana Andrews, Virginia Mayo, Harold Russell, Hoagy Carmichael. Three ...

Rhinoceros: The Decline of Civilization

With political scientist Ester Fuchs and playwright Theresa Rebeck in conversation Dir. Tom O’Horgan. 1974, 104 mins. DCP. With Gene Wilder, Zero Mostel, Karen Black. One by one, people are turning into rhinoceroses. Incredulous office ...

Sleep Dealer

With Alex Rivera and Dr. Wendy Ju in person Sleep Dealer. Dir. Alex Rivera. 2008, 90 mins. Digital projection. With Luis Fernando Peña, Leonor Varela, Jacob Vargas. In Mexico in the near future, people perform ...

Craving the Y Chromosome: Teknolust

With Lynn Hershman Leeson and Stuart Firestein in person Teknolust. Dir. Lynn Hershman Leeson. 2002, 85 mins. Digital projection. With Tilda Swinton, Jeremy Davies, James Urbaniak, Karen Black. A bio-geneticist named Rosetta Stone (Tilda Swinton) ...

Florence Foster Jenkins with Hugh Grant in person

With Hugh Grant in person Dir. Stephen Frears. 2016, 110 mins. DCP courtesy of Paramount Pictures. With Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant. Set in 1940s New York, Stephen Frears’s enthralling new film Florence Foster Jenkins tells ...

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Dir.Howard Hawks. 1953, 91 mins. 35mm. With Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, Charles Coburn. Lorelei (Monroe) and Dorothy (Russell) are just "Two Little Girls from Little Rock," lounge singers on a transatlantic cruise, working their way ...

Translation Party

Machine translation converts an English phrase into Japanese, then convert that result back into English, continuing this process until the phrase stops changing, or reaches "equilibrium" in the words of its creators.