Films


Now Playing

  • In Front of Your Face
    In Front of Your Face (Dangsin-eolgul-apeseo)
    Directed by Hong Sangsoo
    (South Korea, 2021, 85 minutes)
    Lynn Wyatt Theater

    When a former actress returns to South Korea to reconnect with her past, the secret she has been keeping is revealed.

    Friday, August 19, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Saturday, August 20, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Sunday, August 21, 2022
    5 p.m.
  • Aurora Summer Filmmaking Camps
    Aurora Summer Filmmaking Camps | World Premieres
    Directed by Various Directors
    (USA, 2022, 90 minutes)
    Brown Auditorium Theater

    See the world premieres of films by students in Aurora Picture Show’s summer filmmaking boot camps.

    Saturday, August 20, 2022
    1 p.m.
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail
    Monty Python and the Holy Grail
    Directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones
    (UK, 1975, 91 minutes)
    Brown Auditorium Theater

    On a surreal, satirical search for the Holy Grail, King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table encounter many silly obstacles. 

    Friday, August 26, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Saturday, August 27, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Sunday, August 28, 2022
    5 p.m.
  • M.C. Escher: Journey to Infinity
    M.C. Escher: Journey to Infinity
    Directed by Robin Lutz
    (The Netherlands, 2019, 81 minutes)
    Brown Auditorium Theater

    This entertaining, eye-opening portrait of world-famous graphic artist M.C. Escher screens during the final weekend of the exhibition Virtual Realities: The Art of M.C. Escher.

    Friday, September 2, 2022
    6 p.m.
    Saturday, September 3, 2022
    6 p.m.
    Sunday, September 4, 2022
    2 p.m.
  • Peter Von Kant
    Peter Von Kant
    Directed by François Ozon
    (France, 2022, 85 minutes)
    Lynn Wyatt Theater

    In a retelling of Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s The Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant, a famous director offers to help a handsome young man break into cinema.

    Friday, September 9, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Saturday, September 10, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Sunday, September 11, 2022
    5 p.m.
  • Loving Highsmith
    Loving Highsmith
    Directed by Directed by Eva Vitija
    (Switzerland/Germany, 2022, 83 minutes)
    Lynn Wyatt Theater

    The life of Texas-born author Patricia Highsmith (Strangers on a Train) comes to the big screen in this documentary about her quest for love and her troubled identity. 

    Friday, September 16, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Saturday, September 17, 2022
    7 p.m.
    Sunday, September 18, 2022
    5 p.m.
  • Strangers on a Train
    Strangers on a Train
    Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
    (USA, 1951, 101 minutes)
    Lynn Wyatt Theater

    In this acclaimed Alfred Hitchcock thriller, a chance encounter on a train sets off a deadly chain of events.

    Saturday, September 17, 2022
    2 p.m.
    Sunday, September 18, 2022
    2 p.m.

Coming Soon

  • Light from the East
    Light from the East
    Directed by Amy Grappell
    (Ukraine, 2022, 75 minutes)
    Lynn Wyatt Theater

    After the fall of communism in 1991, young actors from New York travel to Kyiv for the first U.S./Ukrainian cultural exchange theater project in Soviet history.

    Thursday, September 22, 2022
    6 p.m.
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