Astonishing August Films


LAY MACBETH

Begins August 11

 

Directed by William Oldroyd

Rated R 89 minutes

Rural England, 1865. Katherine (Florence Pugh in a mesmerizing performance) is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, whose family are cold and unforgiving. When she embarks on a passionate affair with a young worker on her husband’s estate, a force is unleashed inside her, so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.A fascinating portrait of empowerment gone awry.

WATCH THE TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Z0N8ULhuUA

Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer: 88%

MAUDIE

Directed by Aisling Walsh

Rated PG-13 115 minutes

Based on a true story, this unlikely romance between the reclusive Everett Lewis (Ethan Hawke) and his fragile yet determined housekeeper  Maudie (Sally Hawkins). Bright-eyed but hunched with crippled hands, Maudie yearns to be independent, to live away from her protective family and to create art, her passion. Unexpectedly, Everett finds himself falling in love. This lovely film charts Everett’s efforts to protect himself from being hurt, Maudie’s deep and abiding love for this difficult man and her surprising rise to fame as a folk painter.

WATCH THE TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCZ_guQTGNw

Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer: 93%

THE MIDWIFE (Safe Femme)
Directed by Martin Provost
Rated NR 117 minutes

Two of French cinema’s biggest stars shine in this bittersweet drama about the unlikely friendship that develops between Claire (Catherine Frot), a talented but tightly wound midwife, and Béatrice (Catherine Deneuve), the estranged, free-spirited mistress of Claire’s late father. Though polar opposites in almost every way, the two come to rely on each other as they cope with the unusual circumstance that brought them together in this sharp character study from the César-award winning director Martin Provost (Séraphine).In French with English subtitles.

WATCH THE TRAILERhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CasZ2sCa9kk

Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer: 88%

POP AYE
Directed by Stéphane Brizé
Rated NR 102 minutes

On a chance encounter, a disenchanted architect bumps into his long-lost elephant on the streets of Bangkok. Excited, he takes his elephant on a journey across Thailand, in search of the farm where they grew up together–only to discover the truth about himself. You will fall in love with Bong, the elephant. In Thai with English subtitles.

WATCH THE TRAILERhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ku1ZPsWqM0

Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer: 85%

LADY MACBETH begins August 11.
The Indie Film Series returns to Studio C! in September!

Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
8/18 8/19 8/20 8/21 8/22 8/23 8/24
12:30 THE MIDWIFE POP AYE THE MIDWIFE MAUDIE THE MIDWIFE POP AYE THE MIDWIFE
3:30 POP AYE THE MIDWIFE POP AYE THE MIDWIFE POP AYE THE MIDWIFE POP AYE
6:30 MAUDIE LADY MACBETH MAUDIE LADY MACBETH MAUDIE LADY MACBETH MAUDIE
9:15 LADY MACBETH MAUDIE LADY MACBETH MAUDIE LADY MACBETH MAUDIE LADY MACBETH
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