Past Lives

Past Lives – Returning for a 5th Week! Screening on September 15, 17, 18, 19, 20!

Advance tickets now available for the 5th week of Past Lives!

Nora and Hae Sung, two deeply connected childhood friends, are wrested apart after Nora’s family emigrates from South Korea. Twenty years later, they are reunited for one fateful week as they confront notions of love and destiny. English, and Korean with English subtitles.

Berlin International Film Festival: Best Film nominee!
Sydney Film Festival: Best Film nominee!

97% Certified Fresh! “A remarkable debut for writer-director Celine Song, Past Lives uses the bonds between its sensitively sketched central characters to support trenchant observations on the human condition.” (Rotten Tomatoes)

5 Stars! “Past Lives isn’t just a great film. It may be a perfect one…Emotionally engaging from the start, bolstered by brilliant performances…I absolutely loved it.” (Arizona Republic)

4/4 Stars! “jaw-droppingly assured first effort from writer-director Celine Song matches the hype and transcends it…a remarkable and unforgettable artistic achievement.” (Observer)

4/4 Stars! “Song’s feature debut is a masterclass in storytelling.” (

*Please take note that doors open 30 minutes before showtimes. We encourage people to arrive early. We have a small box office, a small candy bar, and a single-screen cinema, meaning that when most of an audience shows up a few minutes before showtime, it causes a bottleneck. If possible, we appreciate you arriving a little bit early to pick out your seat and get your popcorn. Thanks for your help!

Two childhood friends are separated after one’s family emigrates from South Korea. Two decades later, they are reunited in New York for one week as they confront notions of destiny, love, and the choices that make a life.
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