FILMS

Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer

Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer

Persistent wheeler-dealer Norman (RICHARD GERE) falls in with an Israeli politician (LIOR ASHKENAZI) on the rise. When the politician is elected prime minister, Norman rises in esteem with the New York Jewish community, even though his social connections might only be a sham.

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The Lovers

The Lovers

The Lovers is a refreshing, funny look at love, fidelity, and family, starring DEBRA WINGER and TRACY LETTS as a long-married and completely dispassionate husband and wife. Both are in the midst of serious affairs and are increasingly committed to their new partners. But on the brink of officially calling it quits, a spark between them suddenly and unexpectedly reignites, leading them into an impulsive romance that forces them to navigate the hilarious complications of “cheating” on their respective lovers. A mixture of humor and

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Frantz

Frantz

Set in Germany and France in the immediate aftermath of the First World War, Frantz recalls the mourning period that follows great national tragedies through the eyes of Anna (PAULA BEER), a bereft young German woman whose fiancé, Frantz, was killed during trench warfare, and Adrien (PIERRE NINEY, Yves Saint Laurent), a French veteran of the war who shows up mysteriously in her town, placing flowers on Frantz’s grave. What follows is a surprising exploration of how FRANCOIS OZON’s characters’ wrestle with their conflicting

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A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone

A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone

Thursday, May 25 at 7:00 PM.

We invite you to join us for a special screening of A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone. This documentary follows Boone, a Bay Area social justice muralist, as she creates change through art – the theme of this evening benefitting the five Michigan Medicine programs of Big Hearts for Seniors (Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels, Housing Bureau for Seniors, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Silver Club Memory Programs, and Turner Senior Wellness Program). Boone and the documentary’s producer, Mo Mor

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Their Finest

Their Finest

The year is 1940, London. With the nation bowed down by war, the British ministry turns to propaganda films to boost morale at home. Realizing their films could use “a woman’s touch,” the ministry hires Catrin Cole (GEMMA ARTERTON) as a scriptwriter in charge of writing the female dialogue. Although her artist husband looks down on her job, Catrin’s natural flair quickly gets her noticed by cynical, witty lead scriptwriter Buckley (SAM CLAFLIN). Catrin and Buckley set out to make an epic feature film based on the Dunk

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The Player

The Player

Plays Monday, May 29 at 7:00 PM.

Certain that the anonymous threats he’s been receiving are the work of David Kahane (Vincent D’Onofrio), producer Griffin Mill (Tim Robbins) tries to fix things over cocktails. Instead, Griffin ends up murdering the screenwriter and courting the dead man’s girlfriend (Greta Scacchi). As police investigate, Griffin concentrates on a prestigious film that might reinvigorate his career. But he soon learns that David’s demise hasn’t been forgotten by everyone in Hollywood.

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Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent

Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent

JEREMIAH TOWER was the owner of Stars Restaurant in San Francisco, one of the top-grossing restaurant in America at the time, and became one of the most controversial and influential figures in the history of American gastronomy. But after several years, Tower mysteriously walked away and disappeared from the scene for nearly two decades, only to resurface in the most unlikely of places: New York City’s fabled but troubled Tavern on the Green. There, he launched a journey of self-discovery familiar to anyone who has ever imagined thems

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Cezanne and I

Cezanne and I

A historical drama traces the lifelong friendship between two renowned 19th century French artists – painter Paul Cézanne (GUILLAUME GALLIENNE) and writer Emile Zola (GUILLAUME CANET) – from their first meeting as schoolmates to their creative rivalry as fame and success continue to elude Cézanne.

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The Wedding Plan

The Wedding Plan

When her fiancé bows out on the eve of her wedding, Michal refuses to cancel the wedding arrangements. An Orthodox Jew, she insists that God will supply her a husband. As the clock ticks down.

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My Cousin Rachel

My Cousin Rachel

A young Englishman (SAM CLAFIN) seeks revenge against his beautiful cousin (RACHEL WEISZ), but soon finds himself falling under the spell of her mysterious charm.

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Paris Can Wait

Paris Can Wait

Anne is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to a successful, driven but inattentive movie producer, she unexpectedly finds herself taking a car trip from Cannes to Paris with a business associate of her husband. What should be a seven-hour drive turns into a carefree two-day adventure replete with diversions involving picturesque sights, fine food and wine, humor, wisdom and romance, reawakening Anne’s senses and giving her a new lust for life.

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Beatriz at Dinner

Beatriz at Dinner

Beatriz (SALMA HAYEK), an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner in Los Angeles. Doug Strutt (JOHN LITHGOW) is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same.

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The Hero

The Hero

Diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, an aging actor (SAM ELLIOTT) tries to reconcile with his estranged daughter (KRYSTEN RITTER) while striking up a new relationship with a wild woman (LAURA PREPON).

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The Beguiled

The Beguiled

At a girls’ school in Virginia during the Civil War, where the young women have been sheltered from the outside world, a wounded Union soldier is taken in. Soon, the house is taken over with sexual tension, rivalries, and an unexpected turn of events. Written and directed by SOFIA COPPOLA (LOST IN TRANSLATION),

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