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Event Calendar for Willard Straight Theatre

January 25 - February 24, 2022

Monday, February 7, 2022

2018 > USA > Directed by James Benning "In Benning's L. Cohen, we're witness of how the sunset unravels in an Oregon farm field landscape (something that...

1952 > Italy > Directed by Federico Fellini With Alberto Sordi, Brunella Boro, Leopoldo Trieste, Giulietta Masina Federico Fellini drew upon his background...

1949 > UK > Directed by Carol Reed With Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton, Trevor Howard The most famous collaboration between writer Graham Greene and director...

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

2010 > France/UK/USA > Directed by Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Ilisa Barbash An unsentimental elegy to the American West, Sweetgrass follows the last...

1949 > UK > Directed by Carol Reed With Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton, Trevor Howard The most famous collaboration between writer Graham Greene and director...

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Ithaca Premiere. 1948-1956 > France > Directed by Alain Renais Four short films by acclaimed French filmmaker Alain Renais, recently restored, including his...

1968 > France > Directed by Alain Renais With Claude Rich, Olga Georges-Picot, Anouk Ferjac After attempting suicide, Claude Ridder is recruited for a time...

Thursday, February 10, 2022

1955 > Italy > Directed by Federico Fellini With Broderick Crawford, Richard Basehart, Giulietta Masina, Franco Fabrizi Made in 1955, after La Strada and...

1999 > Japan > Directed by Satoshi Kon An animated Japanese psychological thriller about a pop star whose transition to television actress irks one of her...

Friday, February 11, 2022

2021 > France/Japan > Directed by Pascal-Alex Vincent The mangaka and anime filmmaker Satoshi Kon died suddenly in 2010, at the age of 46. He left behind a...

2021 > USA > Directed by Wes Anderson With Benicio Del Toro, Adrien Brody, Tilda Swinton, Bill Murray The latest from legendary director Wes Anderson, The...

Saturday, February 12, 2022

2021 > USA > Directed by Wes Anderson With Benicio Del Toro, Adrien Brody, Tilda Swinton, Bill Murray The latest from legendary director Wes Anderson, The...

2003 > USA > Directed by Troy Byer With Nick Cannon, Christina Milian High-school senior Alvin Johnson is a smart, likable guy, but after years of focusing...

1999 > Japan > Directed by Satoshi Kon An animated Japanese psychological thriller about a pop star whose transition to television actress irks one of her...

Sunday, February 13, 2022

1955 > Italy > Directed by Federico Fellini With Broderick Crawford, Richard Basehart, Giulietta Masina, Franco Fabrizi Made in 1955, after La Strada and...

2021 > USA > Directed by Wes Anderson With Benicio Del Toro, Adrien Brody, Tilda Swinton, Bill Murray The latest from legendary director Wes Anderson, The...

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

2000 > UK > Directed by Lynne Ramsay With William Eadie, Tommy Flanagan The brilliant debut of Scottish filmmaker Lynne Ramsay follows a young boy from the...

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

1967 > France > Directed by Melvin Van Peebles With Harry Baird, Nicole Berger, Pierre Doris, Christian Marin Unable to break into a segregated Hollywood,...

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Ithaca Premiere. 2021 > Chad > Directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun With Achouackh Abakar, Rihane Khalil Alio Amina, a single mother and practicing Muslim,...

2001 > Japan > Directed by Satoshi Kon With Miyoko Sh™ji, Sh™z™ ëzuka, Masaya Onosaka, Mami Koyama This modern classic of the anime genre follows two...

Friday, February 18, 2022

2021 > USA > Directed by Denis Villeneuve With Timothee Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya "An absorbing, awe-inspiringly huge adaptation of (half of) Frank...

Saturday, February 19, 2022

2021 > USA > Directed by Denis Villeneuve With Timothee Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya "An absorbing, awe-inspiringly huge adaptation of (half of) Frank...

1947 > USA > Directed by Jacques Tourneur With Robert Mitchum, Kirk Douglas, Jane Greer In this definitive film noir, classic tough guys Robert Mitchum and...

2021 > USA > Directed by Denis Villeneuve With Timothee Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya "An absorbing, awe-inspiringly huge adaptation of (half of) Frank...

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Ithaca Premiere. 2021 > Chad > Directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun With Achouackh Abakar, Rihane Khalil Alio Amina, a single mother and practicing Muslim,...

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

2021 > USA > Directed by Bill Morrison With Mihail Zarov In July 2016, four reels of Derevensky Detektiv, a 1969 Russian film starring the Soviet-era...

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

2020 > Canada/USA > Directed by Joshua Bonnetta The Two Sights (An Dˆ Shealladh) explores the disappearing tradition of second sight in the Outer Hebrides of...

2020 > France > Directed by Charlene Favier With Noee Abita, Jeremie Renier This riveting, Cannes-selected #MeToo drama from debut filmmaker Charlene Favier...

Thursday, February 24, 2022

2021 > USA > Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton With Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Meng'er Zhang Martial arts master Shang-Chi lives a quiet live...

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2019 > USA > Directed by Jordan Peele With Lupito Nyong'o, Elisabeth Moss, Winston Duke Peele's follow-up to Get Out is "a brilliant home-invasion thriller...