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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2014-08-30
E.g., 2014-08-30
Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 12:30pm
Sat., August 30, 2014, 12:30 pm, Sun., August 31, 2014, 12:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This sensational new movie charts the dramatic events that ensued when Prague student Jan Palach set himself on fire in 1969 to protest the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. “A deluxe multi-character drama that blends real history with semi-fictionalized spy thriller and soap opera elements.” –Hollywood Reporter.

Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 12:30pm
Sat., August 30, 2014, 12:30 pm, Sun., August 31, 2014, 12:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This sensational new movie charts the dramatic events that ensued when Prague student Jan Palach set himself on fire in 1969 to protest the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. “A deluxe multi-character drama that blends real history with semi-fictionalized spy thriller and soap opera elements.” –Hollywood Reporter.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., September 3, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This moving, magical, semi-autobiographical movie—a visually stunning dreamscape that captures the joys and fears of growing up—is one of the most resonant works by the NE Ohio filmmaker who won this year’s Cleveland Arts Prize for Lifetime Achievement in the Visual Arts.

Friday, September 5, 2014 - 6:45pm
Fri., September 5, 2014, 6:45 pm, Sun., September 7, 2014, 11:00 am
Morley Lecture Hall

An L.A. children’s show star (who’s making a documentary about menopause in her spare time) finds her independent TV station threatened by hatchet men from New York. Henry Jaglom’s latest shaggy-dog romantic comedy “should well satisfy [his] small legion of devoted fans” (Hollywood Reporter ).

Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 11:00am
Fri., September 5, 2014, 6:45 pm, Sun., September 7, 2014, 11:00 am
Morley Lecture Hall

An L.A. children’s show star (who’s making a documentary about menopause in her spare time) finds her independent TV station threatened by hatchet men from New York. Henry Jaglom’s latest shaggy-dog romantic comedy “should well satisfy [his] small legion of devoted fans” (Hollywood Reporter ).

Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 1:30pm
Sun., September 7, 2014, 1:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

This unconventional biography focuses on the Hindu Swami Paramahansa Yogananda (1893–1952), who introduced millions of westerners to yoga and meditation through his many lectures and his book Autobiography of a Yogi.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 6:30pm
Wed., September 10, 2014, 6:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Set in the world of 19th-century Japanese theatre, this opulent period heartbreaker by one of Japan’s greatest filmmakers focuses on the spoiled, lazy scion of a prominent Kabuki family who is taught discipline and hard work by a self-sacrificing maid.

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 6:30pm
Fri., September 12, 2014, 6:30 pm, Sun., September 14, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This biopic dramatizes the life of post-WWII French writer Violette Leduc, a tempestuous, self-loathing woman who was mentored by (and infatuated with) Simone de Beauvoir. “Handsome, intelligently absorbing and stirring.” –N.Y. Times.

Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 1:30pm
Fri., September 12, 2014, 6:30 pm, Sun., September 14, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This biopic dramatizes the life of post-WWII French writer Violette Leduc, a tempestuous, self-loathing woman who was mentored by (and infatuated with) Simone de Beauvoir. “Handsome, intelligently absorbing and stirring.” –N.Y. Times.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 6:45pm
Wed., September 17, 2014, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this powerful early film from the director of The Third Man and Oliver!, the college-educated son of a coal miner returns to his northern England hometown to take part in a labor dispute with the colliery owners. From an A.J. Cronin novel.

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