Event Calendar for Willard Straight Theatre

October 22 - 28, 2017

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Ugetsu

1953 > Japan > Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi With Machiko Kyo __Quite simply one of the greatest of filmmakers,_ said Jean-Luc Godard of Kenji Mizoguchi. And...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Nostalgia for the Future  w/filmmaker

w/ filmmaker Avijit Mukul Kishore and architect Rohan Shivkumar in person! 2017 > India > Directed by Avijit Mukul Kishore & Rohan Shivkumar A film on...

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Deconstructing the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Ithaca Premiere! This filmed lecture by Beatles expert Scott Freiman (illustrated with rare audio and video clips) will give you a behind-the-scenes,...

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Army of Shadows

Thu 10/26: w/intro by Jonathan Kirshner (Govt) 1969 > France/Italy > Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville With Lino Ventura, Paul Meurisse, Simone Signoret A...

A Ghost Story

2017 > USA > Directed by David Lowery With Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara After he dies, C (Casey Affleck) returns as a bedsheet-sporting ghost to the house he...

Friday, October 27, 2017

A Ghost Story

2017 > USA > Directed by David Lowery With Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara After he dies, C (Casey Affleck) returns as a bedsheet-sporting ghost to the house he...

Gravity (3D)

2013 > USA > Directed by Alfonso Cuaron With Sandra Bullock, George Clooney Alfonso Cuaron's uniquely crafted space odyssey sets an astronaut and a medical...

Saturday, October 28, 2017

The LEGO Batman Movie w/ costume parade & treats

2017 > USA > Directed by Chris McKay With Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson Batman, the self-appointed star of The Lego Movie, gets his own...

Shaun of the Dead  w/ costume contest & party!

2004 > UK > Directed by Edgar Wright With Simon Pegg, Kate Ashfield, Nick Frost When the dead come back to life on the streets of London, one man takes on...