In Derek Cianfrance’s The Place Beyond the Pines, Ryan Gosling plays Luke, a drifter who makes a living doing motorcycle stunts in a traveling carnival. When he discovers that he has an infant son, he decides he wants to be able to take care of the child. He meets an ex-convict who knows how […]
Interested in meeting the filmmakers of tomorrow and catching a glimpse of what we’ll be seeing in the future?
The Future Filmmaker’s Film Festival at The Picture House
April 27, 2013
Screen films from Westchester High School Students 11 – 1:00pm
1 – 2:00pm
3 – 4:00pm
Join County and Film Festival Sponsors as they award the “Chester” to […]
Playing April 26th to May 2nd
Many movies lend themselves to dramatic interpretations, but none as rich and far ranging as Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining. In LA filmmaker Rodney Ascher’s ROOM 237, we hear from people who have developed far-reaching theories and believe they have decoded the hidden symbols and messages buried in the late […]
Paris, at the end of the 15th century.
Scene 1: The Cour des Miracles. A Small Square.
Sunset. Tradesmen, members of the bourgeoisie and the common folk make haste to leave the market square which, as darkness falls, turns into the Cour des Miracles – a kingdom of tramps, gypsies and beggars. Gringoire, who has […]
London, 1962. Two teenage girls – GINGER & ROSA – are inseparable. They skip school together, talk about love, religion and politics and dream of lives bigger than their mothers’ domesticity. But the growing threat of nuclear war casts a shadow over their lives. Ginger (Elle Fanning) is drawn to poetry and protest, while […]