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The Song of Names

The Song of Names

An adaptation of the novel of the same name by Norman Lebrecht. As Europe erupts into WWII, 9-year-old Martin comes to love his new brother Dovidl, a highly gifted violin prodigy of the same age and recent Polish-Jewish refugee to London. But hours before Dovidl’s debut concert performance at the age of 21 he vanishes without a trace, causing shame and ruin for their family. A lifetime later, a young violinist shows a 56-year-old Martin a stylistic flourish that could only have been taught by Dovidl. This triggers Martin’s odyssey

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Parasite

Parasite

Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best International Film!

Bong Joon Ho brings his work home to Korea in this pitch-black modern fairytale. Meet the Park Family: the picture of aspirational wealth. And the Kim Family, rich in street smarts but not much else. Be it chance or fate, these two houses are brought together and the Kims sense a golden opportunity. Masterminded by college-aged Ki-woo, the Kim children expediently install themselves as tutor and art therapist, to the Parks. Soon, a symbiotic relationship forms bet

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Les Misérables (2019)

Les Misérables (2019)

Oscar-nominated for Best International Film!

Inspired by the 2005 riots in Paris, Les Misérables – directed by Ladj Ly – follows Stéphane (Damien Bonnard), a recent transplant to the impoverished suburb of Montfermeil, as he joins the local anti-crime squad. Working alongside his unscrupulous colleagues Chris (Alexis Manenti) and Gwada (Djebril Zonga), Stéphane struggles to maintain order amidst the mounting tensions between local gangs. When an arrest turns unexpectedly violent, the t

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Knives Out

Knives Out

Oscar- nominated for Best Original Screenplay!

Acclaimed writer and director Rian Johnson pays tribute to mystery mastermind Agatha Christie in this fun, modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a suspect. When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc s

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Little Women

Little Women

Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best Picture and Best Actress – Saoirse Ronan

Following the lives of four sisters, Amy, Jo, Beth and Meg, as they come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War. Though all very different from each other, the March sisters stand by each other through difficult and changing times.

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Weathering With You

Weathering With You

The summer of his high school freshman year, Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo, and quickly finds himself pushed to his financial and personal limits. The weather is unusually gloomy and rainy every day, as if to suggest his future. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds work as a writer for a mysterious occult magazine. Then one day, Hodaka meets Hina on a busy street corner. This bright and strong-willed girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky…

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1917

1917

Nominated for 10 Oscars including Best Director – Sam Mendes and Best Picture!

At the height of WWI, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s GEORGE MACKAY) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ DEAN-CHARLES CHAPMAN) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers, Blake’s own brother among them.

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Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi

Limited Engagement!

This documentary explores the magical world of fungi and their power to heal, sustain and contribute to the regeneration of life on Earth.

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Purple Rain

Purple Rain

Plays Friday, Jan 24 at 9:30 PM at the Michigan!

Prince’s film debut–about a young Minneapolis-based musician who finds himself at odds with his abusive parents, a musical rival, a romantic interest, and his own band as he struggles to make it as an artist–was a box-office smash when it was released in 1984, largely off the strength of the original soundtrack. Prince received two Grammys and an Oscar for the music underpinning the movie; the soundtrack also spent 24 consecutive weeks at #1 on the Billbo

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A Resistance

A Resistance

Plays Saturday, January 25 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

In 1919, a 17-year-old schoolgirl is thrown in prison for leading protests against the Japanese.

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63 Up

63 Up

The latest installment of the groundbreaking, award-winning documentary series from director Michael Apted (Gorky Park, Gorillas in the Mist) returns to visit the people whose lives have been followed since they were seven. Featuring more of the original line-up than ever before, we discover what has happened to the group over the last seven years, what life has thrown at them in their sixties, and their hopes for the future.

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The Little Mermaid Sing-Along

The Little Mermaid Sing-Along

Sunday, January 26 at 3:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the Not Just for Kids Live Performing Arts Series presented by Toyota. In Disney’s beguiling animated romp, rebellious 16-year-old mermaid Ariel (Jodi Benson) is fascinated with life on land. On one of her visits to the surface, which are forbidden by her controlling father, King Triton, she falls for a human prince. Determined to be with her new love, Ariel makes a dangerous deal with the sea witch Ursula (Pat Carroll) to become human for three days. But when plans go awry for the

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Found Footage Festival: Volume 9

Found Footage Festival: Volume 9

Sunday, January 26 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan!

Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (The Colbert Report) come to Ann Arbor with a live guided tour through their latest VHS finds, including the 1988 Miss Junior America Wisconsin pageant, a mysterious tape labeled “bonion sergery,” home movies taken at a Canadian hose factory, and an exercise video called “Skiercise!”

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Uncut Gems

Uncut Gems

From acclaimed filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie comes an electrifying crime thriller about Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler), a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score. When he makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime, Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides, in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

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An Autumn Afternoon

An Autumn Afternoon

Plays Thursday, January 30 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Cinematographer: Yuharu Atsuta

The last film by Yasujiro Ozu was also his final masterpiece, a gently heartbreaking story about a man’s dignified resignation to life’s shifting currents and society’s modernization. Though the widower Shuhei (frequent Ozu leading man Chishu Ryu) has been living comfortably for years with his grown daughter, a series of events leads him to accept and encourage her marriage and departure from their home. As el

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2020 Oscar® Shorts: Animation

2020 Oscar® Shorts: Animation

Opens Friday, Jan. 31 at the Michigan!

For the 15th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Jan. 31st. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 9th.

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2020 Oscar® Shorts: Documentary

2020 Oscar® Shorts: Documentary

Opens Friday, Jan. 31 at the Michigan!

For the 15th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Jan. 31st. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 9th.

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Clemency

Clemency

Opens Friday, January 31 at the State!

2019 Sundance Film Festival U.S. Dramatic Grand Jury Prize Winner! Years of carrying out death row executions have taken a toll on prison warden Bernadine Williams (Alfre Woodard). As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job creates, ultimately connecting her to the man she is sanctioned to kill. Directed by Chinonye Chukwu.

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2020 Oscar® Shorts: Live Action

2020 Oscar® Shorts: Live Action

Opens Friday, Jan. 31 at the Michigan!

For the 15th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Jan. 31st. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 9th.

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Color Out of Space

Color Out of Space

Opens January 31 at the State!

After a meteorite lands in the front yard of their farm, Nathan Gardner (Nicolas Cage) and his family find themselves battling a mutant extraterrestrial organism as it infects their minds and bodies, transforming their quiet rural life into a technicolor nightmare. From cult director Richard Stanley (Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley’s Island of Dr. Moreau, Hardware)

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Sing along, shout along, and dance along with this cult classic perfect for any time of the year! TIM CURRY, SUSAN SARANDON, and BARRY BOSTWICK lead a cast of then-unknowns in a campy, musical send-up of 1950s sci-fi films.

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The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess: The Met Live in HD

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess: The Met Live in HD

The Metropolitan Opera presents a live broadcast of Gershwins’ PORGY AND BESS in HD on Saturday, February 1 at 12:55 PM

The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles. Director James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row, a setting vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants.

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Kim-Gun

Kim-Gun

Plays Saturday, February 1 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

KIM-GUN begins with a black-and-white photo taken in May 1980, at Geumnamro, Gwangju, South Korea. 35 years later, the identity of the young man has become a source of controversy: some claim he is “Gwangsu,” one of the North Korean special agents whose mission was to instigate anti-government violence, while others remember him as “Kim-gu

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Pretty Strong

Pretty Strong

Plays Monday, February 3 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

From 5.13 big walls in Yosemite to 5.14 sport climbs in Mexico to V14 boulder problems in Colorado, Pretty Strong follows 10 of the world’s strongest female climbers as they explore new climbing areas, send hard projects, and push the boundaries of the sport and themselves. Putting badass ladies front and center, this film is about some of the best climbers in the world—some you know, some you don’t—doing what they do best: crushing hard rock climbs. The climbers feat

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Stranger Than Paradise

Stranger Than Paradise

Plays Tuesday, February 4 at 9:30 PM at the Michigan!

Presenting with an original 35mm print! Jim Jarmusch’s Stranger Than Paradise is an odd, low-key comedy about a trio of misfits–an everyday guy, his Hungarian female cousin, and his geeky best friend–who decide to take a road trip across the United States on the spur of the moment. Over the course of their voyage, they have both good and bad luck, meet a number of bizarre and interesting characters, and are frequently bored. Jarmusch tells his story

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General Magic

General Magic

Wednesday, February 5 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan. Part of Science on Screen Film Series.

Multi-award winning feature documentary GENERAL MAGIC is the untold tale of how a great vision and epic failure changed the world. The ideas that dominate the tech industry and our day to day lives were born at a secretive Silicon Valley start-up called ‘General Magic’, which spun out of Apple in 1990 to create the “next big thing”. General Magic shipped the first handheld personal communicato

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Harakiri

Harakiri

Plays Thursday, February 6 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Cinematographer: Yoshio Miyajima

Following the collapse of his clan, an unemployed samurai (Tatsuya Nakadai) arrives at the manor of Lord Iyi, begging to be allowed to commit ritual suicide on the property. Iyi’s clansmen, believing the desperate ronin is merely angling for a new position, try to force his hand and get him to eviscerate himself—but they have underestimated his beliefs and his personal brand of honor. Winner of the Cannes Film Fes

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Three Christs

Three Christs

Opens February 7 at the Michigan!

Based on a remarkable true story, Three Christs is a fascinating and moving look at one man’s journey into the deepest mysteries of the human mind. In 1959, psychiatrist Dr. Alan Stone (Richard Gere) arrives at Ypsilanti State Hospital in Michigan armed with the radical belief that schizophrenic patients should be treated not with confinement and electroshock therapy but with empathy and understanding. As his first study, he takes on the particularly challenging case of three men (

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Your Name

Your Name

Plays Friday, February 7 at 9:30 PM at the Michigan!

From Director Makoto Shinkai comes a beautiful masterpiece about time, the thread of fate, and the hearts of two young souls. A teenage boy and girl embark on a quest to meet each other for the first time after they magically swap bodies.

Presented in Japanese with English subtitles

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Dark Figure of Crime

Dark Figure of Crime

Plays Saturday, February 8 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

A fierce psychological confrontation erupts between a detective and a killer who confessed to multiple murders.

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Sunday, February 9 at 1:30 PM at the Michigan!

Based on the first of J.K. Rowling’s popular children’s novels about Harry Potter, the live-action family adventure film Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone tells the story of a boy who learns on his 11th birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses unique magical powers of his own. Invited to attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry embarks on the adventure of a lifetime. At Hogwarts, he finds the home and

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Agave: The Spirit of a Nation

Agave: The Spirit of a Nation

Plays Monday, February 10 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Mexico is home to the highest biodiversity of agave varieties in the world. Tequila and Mezcal spirits derived from the heart of the agave are the fastest trending spirits in the marketplace. This expressive documentary takes viewers beyond the spirit to discover how one plant can carry the weight of a culture and the people trying to protect it.

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Down by Law

Down by Law

Plays Tuesday, February 11 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

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The Downfall of Osen (Orizuru Osen)

The Downfall of Osen (Orizuru Osen)

Plays Thursday, February 13 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan! – Special ticket prices apply, gold cards not admitted free.

Cinematographer: Shigeto Miki

This silent film will be accompanied by a live benshi narration!

After their unscrupulous master is arrested, servant girl Osen and penniless young Sokichi must fend for themselves. They live together in Meiji-era Tokyo, and Osen’s love drives her to pay Sokichi’s way through medical school, finally turning to secret streetwalking on his b

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Downhill

Downhill

Opens February 14 at the State!

Barely escaping an avalanche during a family ski vacation in the Alps, a married couple is thrown into disarray as they are forced to reevaluate their lives and how they feel about each other. Inspired by the motion picture Force Majeure by Ruben Östlund. Stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Will Ferrell, and Zach Woods.

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Titanic

Titanic

Plays Friday, February 14 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan! – Preceded by a members-only Valentines Day reception in the Grand Foyer, 5:30 – 6:30 PM!

Michigan Theater members get free access to both the reception and the film! RSVP to Sarah Madsen at smadsen@michtheater.org to reserve your seats.

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Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke

Plays Friday, February 14 at 9:30 PM at the Michigan!

Directed by renowned animator Hayao Miyazaki, this anime has broken a number of box office records in its native Japan. Essentially a statement on the ecological devastation brought on by human advancement, the story follows the battle between Princess Mononoke and a mining village.

Presented in Japanese with English subtitles.

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Goodbye My Love, North Korea

Goodbye My Love, North Korea

Plays Saturday, February 15 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

Goodbye My Love North Korea” looks back on the lives of 8 young North Koreans who went to study at the Moscow Film School in Russia right after the Korean War and formed a lifelong bond as political exiles across several Eurasian countries.

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Harriet

Harriet

Plays Sunday, Feb 16 at 3:00 PM at the Michigan!

Nominated for 2 Golden Globes, including Best Actress – Cynthia Erivo!

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, Harriet tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history. Stars Cynthia Erivo as Tubman, with Leslie Odom Jr.

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Gimme Danger

Gimme Danger

Plays Tuesday, February 18 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Director Jim Jarmusch chronicles the story of The Stooges, one of the greatest rock-n-roll bands of all time who emerged from Ann Arbor amidst a countercultural revolution. Their powerful and aggressive style of rock ‘n’ roll blew a crater in the musical landscape of the late 1960s, assaulting audiences with a blend of rock, blues, R&B, and free jazz, and planted the seeds for what would be called punk and alternative rock in the decades that followe

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No Defense

No Defense

Plays Wednesday, February 19 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan! Free and open to the public!

This documentary tells the story of the Americans who are fighting against one of the largest-known polluters in the country — the United States government. Since the 1990s, it’s been documented that a category of chemicals known as perfluorinated compounds are harmful to life, yet the government continues to mandate its use at hundreds of sites across the country, contaminating surface water and drinking water, with no plan in place to cl

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Tokyo Drifter

Tokyo Drifter

Plays Thursday, February 20 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Cinematographer: Shigeyoshi Mine

In this jazzy gangster film, reformed killer Tetsu’s attempt to go straight is thwarted when his former cohorts call him back to Tokyo to help battle a rival gang. Director Seijun Suzuki’s onslaught of stylized violence and trippy colors is equal parts Russ Meyer, Samuel Fuller, and Nagisa Oshima—an anything-goes, in-your-face rampage. Tokyo Drifter is a delirious highlight of the brilliantly excessive Japanese ci

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Olympic Dreams

Olympic Dreams

Opens February 21 at the State!

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Varda by Agnès

Varda by Agnès

Plays February 21 & 23 at the Michigan!

An unpredictable documentary from a fascinating storyteller, Agnès Varda’s new feature sheds light on her experience as a director, bringing a personal insight to what she calls “cine-writing”. Agnès Varda was a Belgian-born French film director, photographer, and artist. Her work was pioneering for, and central to, the development of the widely influential French New Wave film movement of the 1950s and 1960s.

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Ága

Ága

Plays February 21 & 24 at the Michigan!

In a yurt on the snow-covered fields of the North, Nanook and Sedna live following the traditions of their ancestors. Alone in the wilderness, they look like the last people on Earth. Nanook and Sedna’s traditional way of life starts changing — slowly, but inevitably. Hunting becomes more and more difficult, the animals around them die from inexplicable deaths and the ice has been melting earlier every year. Chena, who visits them regularly, is their only connection to th

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Promare

Promare

Plays Friday, February 21 at 9:30 PM at the Michigan!

The first feature-length film from the acclaimed studio TRIGGER, creators of the hit series KILL la KILL and Little Witch Academia, and director Hiroyuki Imaishi, Promare uses a bold cel-shaded visual style to tell a blistering action-adventure story, and is the spiritual successor to many of director Imaishi’s former works. Thirty years have passed since the appearance of the Burnish, a race of flame-wielding mutant beings, who destroyed half of the world with

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The Battle of Jangsari

The Battle of Jangsari

Plays Saturday, February 22 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

In 1950, over 700 student soldiers with only two weeks of boot camp training are deployed to open a path for the larger Incheon Landing Operation. This battle helped to turn the tide of the war against the communist backed forces from the North.

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VHYES

VHYES

Plays Monday, February 24 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

A bizarre retro comedy shot entirely on VHS, VHYes takes us back to a simpler time, when twelve-year-old Ralph mistakenly records home videos and his favorite late night shows over his parents’ wedding tape. The result is a nostalgic wave of home shopping clips, censored pornography, and nefarious true-crime tales that threaten to unkindly rewind Ralph’s reality.

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Only Lovers Left Alive

Only Lovers Left Alive

Plays Tuesday, February 25 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

From Writer/Director Jim Jarmusch – Set against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier, an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover. Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister. Can these wise but fragile outsiders continue to survive as the modern world collaps

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Lady Snowblood

Lady Snowblood

Plays Thursday, February 27 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Cinematographer: Masaki Tamura

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Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Opens February 28 at the State!

A confessional, cautionary, and occasionally humorous tale of Robbie Robertson‘s young life and the creation of one of the most enduring groups in the history of popular music, The Band. The film is a moving story of Robertson’s personal journey, overcoming adversity and finding camaraderie alongside the four other men who would become hi brothers in music and who together made their mark on music history. Once Were Brothers blends rare archival footage, photography iconic song

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Seberg

Seberg

Opens February 28 at the Michigan!

Seberg is inspired by true events about the French New Wave darling and Breathless star, Jean Seberg (Kristen Stewart), who in the late 1960s was targeted by the FBI because of her support of the civil rights movement and romantic involvement with Hakim Jamal (Anthony Mackie), among others. In Benedict Andrews’ noir-ish thriller, Seberg’s life and career are destroyed by Hoover’s overreaching surveillance and harassment in an effort to suppress and discredit Seb

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Fly Fishing Film Tour 2020

Fly Fishing Film Tour 2020

Friday, February 28 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan!

The 2020 Fly Fishing Film Tour is headed to Ann Arbor!

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Ghost in the Shell (1995)

Ghost in the Shell (1995)

Plays Friday, February 28 at 9:30 PM at the Michigan!

It is the year 2029. Technology has advanced so far that cyborgs are commonplace. In addition, human brains can connect to the internet directly. Major Motoko Kasunagi is an officer in Section 9, an elite, secretive police division that deals with special operations, including counter terrorism and cyber crime. She is currently on the trail of the Puppet Master, a cyber criminal who hacks into the brains of cyborgs in order to obtain information and to commit other crimes.read more

Hotel by the River

Hotel by the River

Plays Saturday, February 29 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

Convinced he’s on the verge of death, an aging poet invites his two bickering sons to an isolated hotel for a final goodbye.

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Buster Keaton’s One Week & The Cameraman

Buster Keaton’s One Week & The Cameraman

Plays Sunday, March 1 at 1:30 PM at the Michigan!

Buster Keaton double-feature with live organ accompaniment from Andrew Rogers!

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Cat Video Fest 2020

Cat Video Fest 2020

Plays Monday, March 2 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Each year, CatVideoFest curates a compilation reel of the latest, best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses.

Screening events raise money for cats in need, often through partnerships with local cat charities, animal welfare organizations, and shelters to identify how best to serve cats in the area. 10% of our proceeds will benefit the Humane Society of Huron Valley!<

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Tampopo

Tampopo

Plays Thursday, March 12 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Cinematographer: Masaki Tamura

The tale of an eccentric band of culinary ronin who guide the widow of a noodle-shop owner on her quest for the perfect recipe, this rapturous “ramen western” by Japanese director Juzo Itami is an entertaining, genre-bending adventure underpinned by a deft satire of the way social conventions distort the most natural of human urges—our appetites. Interspersing the efforts of Tampopo (Nobuko Miyamoto) and friends

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King Kong (1933)

King Kong (1933)

Plays Sunday, March 15 at the Michigan!

Turner Classic Movies and Fathom Events are proud to bring you the classic movies you love the way they were meant to be seen, uncut and in the company of other movie lovers.

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Human Nature

Human Nature

Wednesday, March 18 at 7:30 PM. Part of Science on Screen Film Series.

From executive producer Dan Rather and director Adam Bolt, the co-writer and editor of the Oscar-winning film Inside Job, comes the story of the biggest tech revolution of the 21st Century. And it isn’t digital, it’s biological. A breakthrough called CRISPR has given us unprecedented control over the basic building blocks of life. It opens the door to curing diseases, reshaping the biosphere, and designing o

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Nobody Knows (Dare mo Shiranai)

Nobody Knows (Dare mo Shiranai)

Plays Thursday, March 19 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Cinematographer: Yutaka Yamazaki

Inspired by a real-life incident of child abandonment, this piercing family drama is a testament to the everyday resilience of four young siblings left to survive on their own in a Tokyo apartment. When young single mother Keiko (You) leaves home to pursue a mysterious job and a new romance, 12-year-old Akira (Yuya Yagira) must look after his younger sisters and brother, keeping the household together as money dwind

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My Name is Kim Bok-Dong

My Name is Kim Bok-Dong

Plays Saturday, March 21 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

My Name Is Kim Bok-dong” focuses on Kim’s life and struggles in fighting to get the Japanese government to take legal responsibility for the comfort women, admit its forceful nature and formally apologize directly to the victims since reporting herself as a victim in 1992.

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To Dust

To Dust

Wednesday, April 1 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan. Part of Science on Screen.

Grieving the recent death of his wife, Shmuel (Géza Rohrïg), decides that, in order to move on, he must understand the science behind the decomposition process of his wife’s body—despite the blasphemy inherent in any scientific inquiry. To assist his sinful pursuit, he seeks out Albert (Matthew Broderick), a community-college biology professor who Shmuel enlists to teach informal science lessons. These soon grow to include homem

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House of Hummingbird

House of Hummingbird

Plays Saturday, April 4 at 1:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the KOREAN CINEMA NOW Film Series presented by the Nam Center for Korean Studies. Free and open to the public!

In 1994 Seoul when the Seongsu Bridge collapses, 14-year-old Eunhee wanders the city and searches for love.

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To the Ends of the Earth (Tabi no Owari Sekai no Hajimari)

To the Ends of the Earth (Tabi no Owari Sekai no Hajimari)

Plays Thursday, April 9 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan!

Cinematographer: Akiko Ashizawa

Japanese auteur Kiyoshi Kurosawa explores cross-cultural miscommunication in this engagingly low-key portrait of a TV host becoming lost in Uzbekistan.

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Beautiful Boy

Beautiful Boy

Wednesday, April 29 at 7:30 PM at the Michigan. Part of Science on Screen.

Based on the best-selling pair of memoirs from father and son David and Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years. Starring Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney and Amy Ryan.

With special guests for a post-film discussion TBD.

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Cinetopia Film Festival 2020

Cinetopia Film Festival 2020

Bringing the best films from the world’s best festivals to Southeast Michigan!

The Cinetopia Film Festival is Southeast Michigan’s regional film festival serving multicultural audiences from Detroit, Ann Arbor, Royal Oak, Bloomfield Township, and all points in between. Over the course of 10-days every May, Cinetopia brings over 120 film screenings of 60+ narrative and documentary films from the world’s leading industry and regional film festivals. Experience laughter, community, parties, premieres, inspiration,

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Zingerman’s Camp Bacon Film Festival

Zingerman’s Camp Bacon Film Festival

Wednesday, June 3rd 2020 at 7:30 PM Presented by Zingerman’s

Part of Camp Bacon! Join us at the Michigan Theater for a special film screening followed by a Q&A with special guests.

General Admission: $30 Michigan Theater members: $25

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Ghost (1990)

Ghost (1990)

Plays July 19 & 22 at the Michigan!

Turner Classic Movies and Fathom Events are proud to bring you the classic movies you love the way they were meant to be seen, uncut and in the company of other movie lovers.

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Babe

Babe

Plays August 9 & 12 at the Michigan!

Turner Classic Movies and Fathom Events are proud to bring you the classic movies you love the way they were meant to be seen, uncut and in the company of other movie lovers.

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Psycho (1960)

Psycho (1960)

Plays Monday, October 12 at the Michigan!

Turner Classic Movies and Fathom Events are proud to bring you the classic movies you love the way they were meant to be seen, uncut and in the company of other movie lovers.

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