The Lighthouse – Cannes Film Fest: FIPRESCI Prize award winner! Deauville Film Fest: Jury Prize award winner, and Grand Special Prize nominee! Parasite – 99% All Critics / 100% Top Critics / 93% Audience Score on Rotten Tomatoes! Cannes Film Fest: Palme d’Or award winner! Fantastic Fest: Audience Award winner!
The Climb – Ottawa Premiere! Cannes Film Fest: Jury Coup de Coeur award winner, Golden Camera, and Un Certain Regard Award nominee! Deauville Film Fest: Jury Prize award winner, Grand Special Prize nominee! Crescendo – “wonderful characters, genuine emotion, music and witty dialog…I love this film. Highly recommended” (Unseen Films)
Three Ottawa Premieres! -Luzzu- Sundance Film Fest: World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award: Acting award winner, & Grand Jury Prize nominee! “a touching parable…is a slender, rather bleak but tough, rough-cut little jewel that deserves your time and attention.” (Cinevue) -tick…tick…BOOM!- From the Tony Award winning team of director
Don’t Look Down – Ottawa Premiere! Richard Branson’s attempts to break world records flying in a hot air balloon. Using interviews with Branson, his team, archive and dramatic recons, the doc tells a story of courage, determination, despair and triumph. Denial – Held Over for a 3rd Week! A professor
-The Return Of Tanya Tucker: Featuring Brandi Carlile- Ottawa Premiere! SXSW Film Festival: Audience Award winner! “richly creative, utterly captivating” (Montclair Film Festival) -Don’t Worry Darling- 5 Stars! “Wistfully wonderful, Wilde’s psychological thriller is mid-century marvelous…enthralling. Alice is a phenomenal character” (Common Sense Media) -Lawrence Of Arabia- 60th Anniversary!
Bad Lucky Goat – Ottawa Premiere! After accidentally killing a goat with their father’s truck, two teen siblings embark on a journey of reconciliation. They struggle to find the means necessary to conceal the accident, and repair the truck, in a 24-hour adventure around Port Paradise. Mark Felt: The Man
Screening this week – The Rider, The Young Karl Marx is Held Over for a 2nd Week, the Ottawa Premiere of Backstabbing for Beginners, the Kubrick Film Fest concludes with Full Metal Jacket, another free for members / members only presentation of Saturday Night Sinema, plus special single screenings of
-Hit The Road- London Film Festival: Best Film award winner! 5 Stars! “It’s an intimate, frequently funny, poignant and deeply moving piece of work.” (CineVue) 4/4 Stars! “masterful…unforgettable…unique” (RogerEbert.com) -All My Puny Sorrows- Directors Guild Of Canada: Best Picture Editing, Sound Editing award winner, Best Feature Film nominee!
Maudie – 3rd Week! Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis falls in love with a fishmonger while working as his housekeeper. Starring Oscar nominees Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke! Atlantic Film Fest: Best Feature and Screenwriting winner! Their Finest – In 1940, a married woman and a screenwriter develop a growing
-River- Florida Film Festival: Audience Award winner! 5 Stars! “It is natural history, it is social commentary and it is poetry…an exhilarating piece of camerawork.” (The Canberra Times) “a breathtaking and powerful documentary” (Backseat Mafia) -Sick Of Myself- Ottawa Premiere! Cannes: Un Certain Regard Award nominee!