Now Playing • Sep 17–Sep 26
Brittany Runs a Marathon
Brittany is a funny, likable, 27-year-old hot mess of a New Yorker whose nightclub adventures and walks of shame make her late for work every day. But when she stops by a doctor’s office in an attempt to score Adderall, Brittany gets handed a series of diagnoses instead. Suddenly forced to get a grip, Brittany laces up her sneakers and runs one sweaty block. The next day, she runs two. Soon she runs a mile. Brittany finally has direction—but is she on the right path?
Daily screenings begin Friday, September 13.
Now Playing • Sep 20–Sep 26
This fall, the worldwide phenomenon 'Downton Abbey,' becomes a grand motion picture event, as the beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance, and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance.
Daily screenings begin Friday, September 20.
Coming Soon • Sep 24
Emanuel | SOLD OUT
After a 21-year-old white supremacist opened fire in the Emanuel AME church in Charleston, nine African Americans lay dead—leaving their families and the nation to grapple with a senseless act of terror.
Forty-eight hours later, in the midst of unspeakable grief and suffering, the families of the Emanuel Nine stood in court facing the killer…and offered words of forgiveness. Their demonstration of grace ushered the way for hope and healing across a city and the nation.
Tuesday, September 24 at 6:00pm
Coming Soon • Sep 26
Radio Station Launch Party | An Unclear View Exhibition Opening
Join us for a block party to launch our new community radio station and celebrate the opening of An Unclear View, an exhibition that explores manipulation and photographic truth.
Featuring music by DJ Preach Jacobs, food by A Peace of Soul Vegan Kitchen, a live recording with storytellers Nancy D. Tolson and Darion McCloud, art-making stations, and tours of the recording studio. Plus, we need your help to choose the winning station name!
Coming Soon • Sep 28
Let's Get Lost
Traveling with the elusive jazz vocalist and trumpeter Chet Baker, Bruce Weber weaves together the life story of a jazz great. The film uses excerpts from Italian B movies, rare performance footage, and candid interviews with Baker, musicians, friends, battling ex-wives and his children in what turned out to be the last year of his life.
Saturday, September 28 at 9:30pm.
Part of our Sound & Vision series.
Coming Soon • Sep 29
The final selections for Manhattan Short's 22nd annual film festival, taking place in over 400 venues worldwide between September 26 and October 6.
The final ten Manhattan Short finalists hail from seven countries, representing the best from among 1,250 submissions, testimony to the enduring vibrancy and creativity of short films worldwide.
Sunday, September 29 at 2:00pm.
Coming Soon • Oct 2
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar
This screening is an official event of South Carolina Pride!
Elite drag queens Vida and Noxeema impress in competition, securing berths at the Nationals in LA. When the two meet drag novice Chi-Chi, the duo agrees to take the youngster along and they set off on a madcap road trip across America.
Wednesday, October 2 at 7:00pm.
Part of the OUT Here series.
Coming Soon • Oct 4
A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night
In the timeless Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a vengeful female vampire.
Preceded by 'Suicide by Sunlight' by Nikyatu Jusu.
Part of our Weird Sisters series.
Screens on Friday, October 4 at 9:30pm.
Coming Soon • Oct 8
This Changes Everything
A feature-length documentary that uncovers one of the most confounding dilemmas in the entertainment industry—the underrepresentation and misrepresentation of women. It takes an incisive look at history, empirical evidence, and the systemic forces that foster gender discrimination. Most importantly, the film seeks pathways and solutions from within and outside the industry.
Part of our For The Record series.
Tuesday, October 8 at 6:30pm.
Coming Soon • Oct 9
Eve, a young chambermaid at a luxurious Mexico City hotel, confronts the monotony of long workdays with quiet examinations of forgotten belongings and budding friendships that nourish her newfound and determined dream for a better life.
Part of our Foreign Focus series.
Wednesday, October 9 at 7:00 pm.
Coming Soon • Oct 12
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Young wizard Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) and his friends Ron Weasley (Rupert Grint) and Hermione Granger (Emma Watson) face new challenges during their second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Will they be able to uncover the dark force that is terrorizing the school?
Saturday, October 12 at 1:00pm.
Part of our Saturday Stories series.
Coming Soon • Oct 14
Aphasia: Hope is a Four Letter Word
'Aphasia' the movie is part of Carl McIntyre’s hour-long presentation, "Hope is a Four Letter Word." The 40-minute film is followed by a humorous and moving presentation in which Carl explains the process of coming to terms with his condition and making positive and inspired decisions about his new life.
This film is presented free-of-charge in partnership with the University of South Carolina's Aphasia Lab.
Monday, October 14 at 6:00pm.
Coming Soon • Oct 16
Death row prisoners are given a second chance by the government as they embark on a mission to deep space. More advanced social complexes are at play as the ship’s onboard doctor, Dr. Dibs (Juliette Binoche), runs experiments on the inmates; conflict among the crew begins to brew. Monte, the crew's sole survivor, struggles raise his daughter, drifting ever closer to a black hole in the desolate, doomed vessel.
Preceded by 'Afronauts' by Frances Bodomo.
Part of the Weird Sisters series.
Wednesday, October 16 at 7:00pm.
Coming Soon • Oct 30
Follow Susie Bannion, an aspiring dancer, as she realizes a forbidden destiny within the shelter of a strangely timeless dance company. Accompanied by a dark backdrop, bewitching modern dance, and an eerily beautiful soundtrack, the company’s sinister secrets manifest in a manner that is both grotesque and cathartic, revealing an ancient power that will hold you spellbound.
Part of the Weird Sisters series.
Wednesday, October 30 at 7:00pm.
Coming Soon • Oct 31
The Blair Witch Project | 20th Anniversary
Join us on Halloween for this spooky classic!
Three film students vanish after traveling into a Maryland forest to film a documentary on the local Blair Witch legend, leaving only their footage behind.
Thursday, October 31 at 8:30pm.
Coming Soon • Nov 16
NY Int'l Children's Film Festival | Kids Flicks Two
Take a wild ride and harness the (cat) power of the cosmos with the quirky film Catmos. If you're curious about more earthly matters, take a page out of a Field Guide to Being a 12-Year-Old Girl. And whether their tastes lean umami or sweet, the duo in Mogu & Perol just might convince you there is simply nothing more delish than a warm friendship.
Saturday, November 16 at 1:00pm.
Part of our Saturday Stories series.