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SEPTEMBER
Kontroll

KONTROLL, Crazy subway workers try to catch a killer on the loose

Wed September 7, 7:00 & 9:15

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Student Award Showcase

STUDENT AWARD SHOWCASE, Winners of the Grillo and Goldfarb Awards

Thu & Fri September 8 & 9, 7:00 only

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Save the Green Planet

SAVE THE GREEN PLANET, Wacky, suspenseful, darkly comic debut from Korea

Sat & Sun September 10 & 11, 7:00 & 9:30

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Lords of Dogtown

LORDS OF DOGTOWN, Dogtown and Z-Boys with stuff the documentary couldn't capture

Mon September 12, 7:00 & 9:15

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Directors Label Volume II Preview

DIRECTORS LABEL VOLUME II PREVIEW, Videos, commercials, and shorts from the world's best directors

Tue September 13, 7:00 only

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Toofy: Short Film Showcase

TOOFY: SHORT FILM SHOWCASE, Kick off Toofy with an eclectic collection of shorts

Wed September 14, 7:00

NOTE: Admission to this film is $6 ($5 for students with ID)

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Toofy: 24 Hours on Craigslist

TOOFY: 24 HOURS ON CRAIGSLIST, Hilarious documentary on the world's largest community web site

Wed September 14, 9:00

NOTE: Admission to this film is $6 ($5 for students with ID)

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Toofy: High Definition Night

TOOFY: HIGH DEFINITION NIGHT, See the future of filmmaking

Thu September 15, 7:00

NOTE: Admission to this film is $6 ($5 for students with ID)

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Toofy: Freeze Frame

TOOFY: FREEZE FRAME, Paranoid thriller, projected in HD

Thu September 15, 9:00

NOTE: Admission to this film is $6 ($5 for students with ID)

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Toofy: Animated Shorts Showcase

TOOFY: ANIMATED SHORTS SHOWCASE, Diverse collection of short animated films

Fri September 16, 7:00

NOTE: Admission to this film is $6 ($5 for students with ID)

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Toofy: International Shorts Showcase

TOOFY: INTERNATIONAL SHORTS SHOWCASE, Travel the globe

Fri September 16, 9:00

NOTE: Admission to this film is $6 ($5 for students with ID)

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Mad Hot Ballroom

MAD HOT BALLROOM, NYC school kids learn ballroom dancing

Sat September 17, 7:00 & 9:15

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Born Into Brothels

BORN INTO BROTHELS, Oscar-nominated doc, by American photographer Zana Briski

Sun September 18, 7:00 & 9:00

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Brothers

BROTHERS, Winner of the Sundance World Cinema Audience Award for drama

Wed September 21, 7:00 & 9:15

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Turtles Can Fly

TURTLES CAN FLY, 1st feature out of Iraq since the war, from the director of A Time for Drunken Horses

Thu & Fri September 22 & 23, 7:00 & 9:00

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Deep Blue

DEEP BLUE, Compilation of the best undersea footage from the BBC

Sat September 24, 7:00 & 9:00

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Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

ENRON: THE SMARTEST GUYS IN THE ROOM, Take a ride to the seventh level of corporate hell

Sun September 25, 7:00 & 9:15

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Unleashed

UNLEASHED, Jet Li, Luc Besson bring you an unusual action film

Mon September 26, 7:00 & 9:15

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Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

SYMPATHY FOR MR. VENGEANCE, Brutally nihilistic, hard-boiled Asian thriller form Chan-Wook Park

Wed September 28, 7:00 & 9:30

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Eros

EROS, A classy triple shot of film erotica from three brilliant writer-directors

Thu & Fri September 29 & 30, 7:00 & 9:15

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OCTOBER
Murderball

MURDERBALL, The fascinating world of quadriplegic rugby, AKA murderball

Sat October 1, 7:00 & 9:00

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The Battle of Algiers

THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS, Military experts at the Pentagon agree: mandatory viewing

Sun October 2, 7:00 only

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The Tunnel

THE TUNNEL, The most exciting German film since Das Boot

Mon October 3, 7:00 only

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5x2

5X2, From the director of Swimming Pool

Wed October 5, 7:00 & 9:00

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Remorques

REMORQUES, One tugboat captain, two women, but the real star: the ocean

Thu October 6, 7:00 only

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Le Corbeau

LE CORBEAU, Mordant humor from a Hitchcock showman in Nazi-occupied France

Fri October 7, 7:00 only

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Les Enfants du Paradis

LES ENFANTS DU PARADIS, A vibrant embodiment of the creative spirit under duress

Sat October 8, 7:00 only

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La Nuit Fantastique

LA NUIT FANTASTIQUE, A startling, delirious "dream film" from French surrealist Marcel L'Herbier

Sun October 9, 7:00 only

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Good Night, and Good Luck.

GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK., Sneak preview of Clooney's latest

Mon October 10, 7:00 only

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9 Songs

9 SONGS, Lyrical, explicit chronicle of an affair between two attractive people: no one under 18 will be admitted

Mon October 17, 7:00 & 9:00

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Edvard Munch

EDVARD MUNCH, Restored print had been locked away for 20 years

Wed October 19, 7:00 only

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Mysterious Skin

MYSTERIOUS SKIN, Two teens confront childhood sexual abuse; bruising, but well worth it

Thu & Fri October 20 & 21, 7:00 & 9:15

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Rize

RIZE, South Central's latest dance/cultural phenomenon; no footage was artificially sped up

Sat October 22, 7:00 & 9:00

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The Talent Given Us

THE TALENT GIVEN US, Weird and wonderful portrait of a functionally dysfunctional family

Sun October 23, 7:00 & 9:15

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The World

THE WORLD, Residents of Beijing's World Park amusement centre believe they live in the real world

Wed October 26, 7:00 only

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The Beat that My Heart Skipped

THE BEAT THAT MY HEART SKIPPED, A French Neo-Noir steeped in beautiful music

Thu & Fri October 27 & 28, 7:00 & 9:15

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The Tragedy of Macbeth

THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH, Shakespeare’s Tale of greed, tragedy, murder, magic and mystery

Sat & Sun October 29 & 30, 7:00 only

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Alien

ALIEN, If you've only seen it on home video, you haven't seen it

Mon October 31, 7:00 only

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NOVEMBER
Hiroshima, Mon Amour

HIROSHIMA, MON AMOUR, Restored print imported from Europe exclusively for tonight's IFS show

Wed November 2, 7:00 & 9:00

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Kings & Queen

KINGS & QUEEN, Many critics call Arnaud Desplechin's latest film the best of the year

Thu & Fri November 3 & 4, 7:00 only

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Darwin's Nightmare

DARWIN'S NIGHTMARE, A powerful look at the ecological and economic impact of globalization

Sat November 5, 7:00 & 9:15

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Shake Hands with the Devil

SHAKE HANDS WITH THE DEVIL, The real man behind Nick Nolte's character in Hotel Rwanda

Sun November 6, 7:00 & 9:00

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Contact

CONTACT, A smart science fiction movie; a tribute to Carl Sagan

Mon November 7, 7:00 only

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Not on the Lips

NOT ON THE LIPS, Alain Resnais' latest is a vibrant romance, comedy, and musical

Wed November 9, 7:00 & 9:30

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Ferpect Crime

FERPECT CRIME, A wickedly funny and dark comedy/thriller by Spanish director Álex de la Iglesia

Thu & Fri November 10 & 11, 7:00 & 9:15

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The Aristocrats

THE ARISTOCRATS, A who's who of American comedy tell a joke known as The Aristocrats

Sat November 12, 7:00 & 9:00

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Tell Them Who You Are

TELL THEM WHO YOU ARE, Great cinematographer Haskell Wexler fights his son Mark for control of this documentary

Sun November 13, 7:00 & 9:00

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The Right Stuff

THE RIGHT STUFF, An experimental epic, a great film, **** (R. Ebert)

Mon November 14, 7:00 only

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Paheli

PAHELI, A supernatural Bollywood romance

Wed November 16, 7:00 only

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DIFF: Sisters In Law

DIFF: SISTERS IN LAW, Two sisters-and-judges protect women and children in a Muslim village

Thu November 17, 7:00

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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DIFF: Wrong Side up (Czech Republic)

DIFF: WRONG SIDE UP (CZECH REPUBLIC), Odd, character-driven situation, rich with dark and sarcastic humour

Thu November 17, 9:30 only

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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DIFF: MonsterThursday (Norway)

DIFF: MONSTERTHURSDAY (NORWAY), Surfing in Norway? A winning blend of humor and drama.

Fri November 18, 7:00 only

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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DIFF: Fateless (Hungary)

DIFF: FATELESS (HUNGARY), Compassionate, shattering, beautiful film of Budapest boy in concentration camp

Fri November 18, 9:30 only

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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DIFF: Duane Hopwood (USA)

DIFF: DUANE HOPWOOD (USA), David Schwimmer comes back from the edge

Sat November 19, 7:00 only

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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DIFF: Tsotsi (UK/South Africa)

DIFF: TSOTSI (UK/SOUTH AFRICA), South Africa's nomination for foreign film for the Academy Awards

Sat November 19, 9:30 only

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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DIFF: Mrs. Henderson Presents

DIFF: MRS. HENDERSON PRESENTS, Dame Judi Dench brings the bawdy Moulin Rouge to WWII London

Sun November 20, 7:00 only

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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DIFF: The Matador (USA)

DIFF: THE MATADOR (USA), Black comedy/drama with Brosnan's best role since Bond

Sun November 20, 9:30 only

NOTE: Admission to this film is $7 ($5 for students)

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2001: A Space Odyssey

2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY, Special event – restored 35mm print!

Mon November 28, 7:00 only

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Paper Dove

PAPER DOVE, 11-year-old Juan is indoctrinated by terrorists in the breathtaking Andes

Wed November 30, 7:00 & 9:00

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DECEMBER
Oscar Shorts Program

OSCAR SHORTS PROGRAM, Best of the best: nominated live-action and animated shorts

Thu & Fri December 1 & 2, 7:00 & 9:15

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Touch the Sound

TOUCH THE SOUND, From the director of Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time

Sat December 3, 7:00 & 9:15

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Reel Paradise

REEL PARADISE, An American family runs the world's most remote movie theater (in Fiji) for a year

Sun December 4, 7:00 & 9:30

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JANUARY
Occupation: Dreamland

OCCUPATION: DREAMLAND, American soldiers do their best in an untenable situation

Thu & Fri January 26 & 27, 7:00 & 9:00

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