Film

Oscar Nominated Shorts: Animation

ANIMATED PROGRAM: 77 minutes
Me and My Moulton (Torill Kove) – 14 minutes/Canada/English
Feast (Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed) – 6 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue
The Bigger Picture (Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees) – 7 minutes/UK/English
A Single Life (Marieke Blaauw, Joris Oprins, Job Roggeveen) – 2 minutes/The Netherlands/Non-dialogue
The Dam Keeper (Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi) – 18 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue

ADDITIONAL ANIMATED SHORTS:

Sweet […]

Oscar Nominated Short Films: Live Action

   
AYA ISRAEL – FRANCE/39MINS/2012

Directors: Mihal Brezis and Oded Binnun
Producers: Yael Abecassis, Hilel Rozman, Pablo Mehler Co-writer: Tom Shoval
Production: Cassis Films (Israel), Divine Productions (France)

Synopsis: Two strangers unexpectedly meet at an airport. He mistakenly assumes her to be his assigned driver. She, enchanted by the random encounter, does not hurry to prove him wrong.

Directors’ […]

Force Majeure

A critical favorite at this year’s Cannes Festival, where it took the Jury Prize in Un Certain Regard, this wickedly funny and precisely observed psychodrama tells the story of a model Swedish family—handsome businessman Tomas, his willowy wife Ebba and their two blond children—on a skiing holiday in the French Alps. The sun is […]

Top Five

Pulsing with the rhythm of his greatest stand-up, Chris Rock’s TOP FIVE takes things to the next level, reveling in the high and the low, and blending a star-studded comedic romp with an irresistible romance. TOP FIVE digs under the surface of show business, politics, rap, and the exigencies of being black and famous […]

Annie

The 1977 Broadway musical returns to the big screen with this Overbrook Entertainment/Sony Pictures production surrounding a 10-year-old Harlem foster child (played by Beasts of the Southern Wild’s Quvenzhané Wallis) taken in by a calculating billionaire (Jamie Foxx) who’s campaigning to be mayor. Abandoned by her biological parents as a baby, Annie (Wallis) spends […]

Keep On Keepin’ On

Keep On Keepin’ On
November 21st – 27th
Screening Room

Shot over the course of five years by first time filmmaker Al Hicks, KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON depicts the remarkable story of 93-year-old jazz legend Clark Terry. A living monument to the Golden Era of Jazz, Terry – a mentor to Miles Davis – is among the […]

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles with Chuck Workman post screening discussion

Special Advance Screening of

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles

With a post film discussion between

Academy Award Winning Director Chuck Workman

And TPH Critic-In-Residence Marshall Fine

 

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles looks at the remarkable genius of Orson Welles on the eve of his centenary – the enigma of his career […]

We Are the Best

We Are the Best
August 15th-21st
Screening Room

An adaptation of a graphic novel about three young misfits growing up in early ’80s Stockholm. Pixieish, mohawk-sporting Klara and her best friend Bobo are 13-year-old rebels looking for a cause. Despite having no instruments-or discernible musical talent-the two put all their energy into forming an all-girl punk band, […]

And So it Goes

And So It Goes
August 15th-21st
Main Hall

There are a million reasons not to like realtor Oren Little (Michael Douglas), and that’s just the way he likes it. Willfully obnoxious to anyone who might cross his path, he wants nothing more than to sell one last house and retire in peace and quiet — until his […]

The One I Love

The highly anticipated debut feature from acclaimed author Charlie McDowell, THE ONE I LOVE is an original tale that continues to showcase McDowell’s keen observations of human relationships with a distinct and comedic voice. THE ONE I LOVE, written by Justin Lader, was produced by Mel Eslyn and executive produced by Mark Duplass who […]