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Now Playing • Mar 27–Apr 9

Mr. Turner

An exploration of the last quarter century of the great, if eccentric, British painter J.M.W. Turner's life.

Coming Soon • Apr 2

Stand Clear of the Closing Doors

The story of an autistic youth named Ricky who, after a particularly difficult day at school, escapes into the subways. It's here that he starts his real journey, on a days-long voyage of discovery while, above ground, his mom frantically searches for him.

Coming Soon • Apr 3–Apr 9

What We Do in the Shadows

Viago, Deacon, and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane - like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, and overcoming flatmate conflicts.

Coming Soon • Apr 3

1990 Bronx Warriors

Enzo G Castallari. Italy. 1982. 89 min. In a post-apocalyptic New York City, a policeman infiltrates The Bronx which has become a battleground for several laughable gangs ripped off from "The Warriors" and "Escape from New York". Will your favorite be the roller skating gang or the tap dancing mimes gang? This crapfest is an unforgettable perfect storm of terrible.

Coming Soon • Apr 5–Apr 6

Love's Labour's Won

Summer 1914. Dedicating themselves to a life of study, the King and his friends take an oath to avoid the company of women for three years – but then the Princess of France and her ladies-in-waiting arrive.

Coming Soon • Apr 12

Evolution of a Criminal

Filmmaker Darius Monroe tells his story of carrying out an armed bank robbery when he was 16 years old.More than just a tale of a good kid gone wrong, Evolution of a Criminal is filled with compassion for human frailty and the knowledge that a person is not forever defined by their mistakes.

Coming Soon • Apr 14

First Night

Join us for the grand opening of our new BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Theater!

Coming Soon • Apr 15–Apr 19

Indie Grits

In 2015 you will be able to witness the birth of a new kind of Indie Grits. We are introducing, for the first time, a festival theme: Future Perfect. This will guide the festival, as well as the artists who submit their visual art (another first for the festival).

Coming Soon • Apr 27

Art and Craft

Bullheaded registrar Matthew Leininger sets out to expose art forger and self-described “philanthropist” Mark Landis for the criminal he is--or, more accurately, the criminal Leininger wants him to be. How, after all, can you call a man a swindler when he never earns a cent from his con? Landis, who surreptitiously donates his fake masterworks to grieving families and art-hungry museums, thinks himself a Good Samaritan.

Coming Soon • Apr 28–Apr 30

The Hunting Ground

An expose of rape crimes on U.S. college campuses, their institutional cover-ups, and the devastating toll they take on students and their families.

Coming Soon • May 1

Zombie Holocaust

In this half-baked ripoff of Fulci's "Zombie" and Deodato's "Cannibal Holocaust", members of an expedition in search for the tribe of Kito, land on a small island and are soon gorily dismembered by both native cannibals and oatmeal-faced zombies created by a sinister Doctor Obrero.

Coming Soon • May 17

Return to Homs

Opposed to his country's authoritarian regime, nineteen-year-old soccer star Abdul Bassett Saroot must reassess his commitment to peaceful protest when the Syrian army brutalizes civilians in his hometown. This searing portrait of life during wartime earned the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.

Coming Soon • May 25

Food Chains

Gross annual revenue for the global supermarket industry totals in the trillions of dollars. Why aren’t farmworkers, who bear the brunt of the world’s demand for produce, compensated accordingly? The Coalition of Immolakee Workers--a group of tomato pickers from southern Florida--take corporate food to task for exploiting cheap labor in this profoundly unsettling documentary, which premiered at the 2014 Berlin International Film Festival.

Coming Soon • Jun 5


In arguably the greatest film of all time, Arnold Schwarzenegger improbably teams up with Rae Dawn Chong to save his daughter from an out of shape Freddie Mercury clone. Everything gets blown up. Many one-liners are delivered. Pre-"Teen Steam" Alyssa Milano stars as "Chenny", the daughter in distress.

Coming Soon • Jun 29


This meticulously composed visual poem celebrates and complicates the intrinsic human need for water, floating from the banks of the Ganges to the shores of the Pacific on magnificent aerial shots that communicate the breadth of our dependence on this limited natural resource. Watermark was an official selection for the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.