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Event Calendar for Willard Straight Theatre

January 27 - February 26, 2023

Friday, January 27, 2023

El Planeta

2021 > Spain > Directed by Amalia Ulman With Amalia Ulman, Ale Ulman, Nacho Vigalongo, Chen Zhou Amalia Ulman's debut feature is an offbeat comedy about a...

Silk Stockings

1957 > US > Directed by Rouben Mamoulian With Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Janis Paige, Peter Lorre A Soviet government official is sent to Paris to bring...

Saturday, January 28, 2023

El Planeta

2021 > Spain > Directed by Amalia Ulman With Amalia Ulman, Ale Ulman, Nacho Vigalongo, Chen Zhou Amalia Ulman's debut feature is an offbeat comedy about a...

The 22nd Annual Animation Show of Shows

Directed by Various Animated film lovers know The Animation Show of Shows is the best place to see the latest works by artists across the globe. This year's...

Sunday, January 29, 2023

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

1984 > Japan > Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Featuring the voices of Alison Lohman, Uma Thurman, Patrick Stewart, Edward James Olmos and Shia LaBeouf Princess...

The 22nd Annual Animation Show of Shows

Directed by Various Animated film lovers know The Animation Show of Shows is the best place to see the latest works by artists across the globe. This year's...

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Brick and Mirror

1964 > Iran > Directed by Ebrahim Golestan With Zakaria Hashemi, Akbar Meshkin, Tajolmolouk Ahmadi, Pari Saberi A taxi driver finds a baby in the back seat...

After Yang

2021 > US > Directed by Kogonada With Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja, Jodie Turner-Smith, Colin Farrell A bereaved family learns that their recently defunct robot...

Friday, February 3, 2023

How to Marry a Millionaire

1953 > US > Directed by Jean Negulesco 3 With Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable, Lauren Bacall Three fashion models set out to find eligible millionaires to marry...

Piggy

2022 > Spain/France > Directed by Carlota Pereda With Laura Galan, Richard Holmes, Carmen Machi In this coming-of-age slasher film, an overweight teenager...

Saturday, February 4, 2023

After Yang

2021 > US > Directed by Kogonada With Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja, Jodie Turner-Smith, Colin Farrell A bereaved family learns that their recently defunct robot...

Piggy

2022 > Spain/France > Directed by Carlota Pereda With Laura Galan, Richard Holmes, Carmen Machi In this coming-of-age slasher film, an overweight teenager...

Sunday, February 5, 2023

Castle in the Sky

1986 > Japan > Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Featuring the voices of Anna Paquin, Cloris Leachman, James Van Der Beek, Mandy Patinkin, and Mark Hamill The...

Terra Femme

2017-2021 > US > Directed by Courtney Stephens Comprised of rare amateur travelogues shot by women between the 1920s-50s, Terra Femme is a live documentary...

Monday, February 6, 2023

Movement Exercises Trilogy

2017-2022 > US > Directed by Sarah Friedland A feature-length trilogy of films by filmmaker-choreographer Sarah Friedland, Movement Exercises deconstructs...

Thursday, February 9, 2023

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

1954 > US > Directed by Richard Fleischer With Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Peter Lorre Adapted from the novel by Jules Verne, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is...

Bones and All

2022 > USA > Directed by Luca Guadagnino With Timothee Chalamet, Kendle Coffey, Taylor Russell, Andre Holland, Ellie Parker Two young cannibals forced to...

Friday, February 10, 2023

Saint Omer

2022 > France > Directed by Alice Diop With Kayije Kagame, Guslagie Malanda, Valerie Dreville Rama, a literature professor and writer, attends the...

Decision to Leave

2022 > South Korea > Directed by Park Chan-wook With Tang Wei, Park Hae-il, Lee Jung-hyun, Go Kyung-pyo Park Chan-wook's latest film is a Hitchcockian tale...

Saturday, February 11, 2023

Bones and All

2022 > USA > Directed by Luca Guadagnino With Timothee Chalamet, Kendle Coffey, Taylor Russell, Andre Holland, Ellie Parker Two young cannibals forced to...

Decision to Leave

2022 > South Korea > Directed by Park Chan-wook With Tang Wei, Park Hae-il, Lee Jung-hyun, Go Kyung-pyo Park Chan-wook's latest film is a Hitchcockian tale...

Sunday, February 12, 2023

Kiki's Delivery Service

1989 > Japan/USA > Directed by Hayao Mizayaki Featuring the voices of Kirsten Dunst, Phil Hartman, and Janeane Garafalo Kiki, a 13-year-old...

Saint Omer

2022 > France > Directed by Alice Diop With Kayije Kagame, Guslagie Malanda, Valerie Dreville Rama, a literature professor and writer, attends the...

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Becoming Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman: Visions of Freedom

2022 > USA > Directed by Stanley Nelson and Nicole London With Wendell Pierce, Alfre Woodard Join us for screenings of two recent documentaries exploring the...

Thursday, February 16, 2023

Carmen Jones

1954 > US > Directed by Otto Preminger With Dorothy Dandridge, Harry Belafonte, Pearl Bailey An update of Bizet's opera Carmen by Oscar Hammerstein II, to an...

Aftersun

2022 > United Kingdom > Directed by Charlotte Wells With Paul Mescal, Frankie Corio Paul Mescal and Frankie Corio deliver an unforgettable performance in...

Friday, February 17, 2023

Aftersun

2022 > United Kingdom > Directed by Charlotte Wells With Paul Mescal, Frankie Corio Paul Mescal and Frankie Corio deliver an unforgettable performance in...

A Star Is Born

1954 > USA > Directed by George Cukor With Judy Garland, James Mason The legendary Judy Garland delivers a powerhouse performance in George Cukor's acclaimed...

Saturday, February 18, 2023

Carmen Jones

1954 > US > Directed by Otto Preminger With Dorothy Dandridge, Harry Belafonte, Pearl Bailey An update of Bizet's opera Carmen by Oscar Hammerstein II, to an...

Oscar Nominated Shorts 2023: Animation!

2022 > Various > Directed by Various Join us to celebrate the art of short-form storytelling and enjoy the best Animated, Live Action and Documentary short...

Sunday, February 19, 2023

My Neighbor Totoro

1988 > Japan > Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Featuring the voices of Tim Daly, Lea Salonga, Dakota Fanning, Elle Fanning Sisters Satsuki and Mei move with their...

Oscar Nominated Shorts 2023: Documentary!

2022 > Various > Directed by Various Join us to celebrate the art of short-form storytelling and enjoy the best Animated, Live Action and Documentary short...

Thursday, February 23, 2023

Solomon King

1974 > US > Directed by Sal Watts With Sal Watts, James Watts, Samaki Bennett Former CIA agent and night club owner, Solomon King seeks vengeance against the...

Oscar Nominated Shorts 2023: Live Action!

2022 > Various > Directed by Various Join us to celebrate the art of short-form storytelling and enjoy the best Animated, Live Action and Documentary short...

Friday, February 24, 2023

A Star Is Born

1954 > USA > Directed by George Cukor With Judy Garland, James Mason The legendary Judy Garland delivers a powerhouse performance in George Cukor's acclaimed...