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Cine con CULTURA: Infancia Clandestina (Clandestine Childhood)

Juan lives in clandestinity. Just like his mum, his dad and his adored uncle Beto, outside his home he has another name. At school, Juan is known as Ernesto. And he meets María, who only has one name. Based on true facts, set in the Argentina of 1979, this film is "one about love".

Director: Benjamín Ávila
Writers: Benjamín Ávila, Marcelo Müller
Stars: Natalia Oreiro, Ernesto Alterio, César Troncoso

READERS' THEATRE PRESENTS: EASY PREY

ONE NIGHT ONLY - Oct 1 @ 7 pm
Free screening

EASY PREY is a dramatic exploration of the ways in which bullying behavior effects those involved from parent to teacher to friend to community. In it, six fictional characters tell their side of the story about one tragic bullying incident.

Cine con CULTURA: Fresa y Chocolate (Strawberry and Chocolate)

This Oscar nominated film is the story of two men who are opposites, one gay, the other straight, one a fierce communist, the other a fierce individualist, one suspicious, the other accepting, and how they come to love each other.

Directors: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Juan Carlos Tabío
Writers: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Senel Paz
Stars: Jorge Perugorría, Vladimir Cruz, Mirta Ibarra

[NTL] MEDEA

Medea is a wife and a mother. For the sake of her husband, Jason, she’s left her home and borne two sons in exile. But when he abandons his family for a new life, Medea faces banishment and separation from her children. Cornered, she begs for one day’s grace. It’s time enough. She exacts an appalling revenge and destroys everything she holds dear.

"I choose to take back my life. My life."

Helen McCrory returns to the National to take the title role in Euripides’ powerful tragedy, in a new version by Ben Power with music written by Will Gregory and Alison Goldfrapp.

THE SKELETON TWINS

Having both coincidentally cheated death on the same day, estranged twins reunite with the possibility of mending their relationship.

Director: Craig Johnson
Writers: Mark Heyman, Craig Johnson
Stars: Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Luke Wilson

THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY

One couple's story as they try to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.

Director: Ned Benson
Writer: Ned Benson
Stars: Jessica Chastain, Viola Davis, Ryan Eggold

THE TRIP TO ITALY

Two men, six meals in six different places on a road trip around Italy. Liguria, Tuscany, Rome, Amalfi and ending in Capri.


Director: Michael Winterbottom
Writer: Michael Winterbottom
Stars: Rob Brydon, Marta Barrio, Steve Coogan

MY OLD LADY

An American inherits an apartment in Paris that comes with an unexpected resident.

Director: Israel Horovitz
Writers: Israel Horovitz (screenplay), Israel Horovitz (play)
Stars: Maggie Smith, Kevin Kline, Kristin Scott Thomas

BOYHOOD

The life of a young man, Mason, from age 5 to age 18.

Director: Richard Linklater
Writer: Richard Linklater
Stars: Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Ethan Hawke

Coming Attractions

READERS' THEATRE PRESENTS: EASY PREY

   starts October 1

[NTL] MEDEA

   starts October 2

LOVE IS STRANGE

   starts October 3

KILL THE MESSENGER

   starts October 10

TRACKS

   starts October 10

LAST DAYS IN VIETNAM

   starts October 17

MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN

   starts October 17

Showtimes

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

new schedules begin each Friday

Cine con CULTURA: Infancia Clandestina (Clandestine Childhood)  (112  NR)

Weekdays: TUESDAY, Sept 30 only - 7 pm

Saturday & Sunday:

READERS' THEATRE PRESENTS: EASY PREY  (38  NR)

Weekdays: WEDNESDAY, Oct 1 ONLY - 7 pm

Saturday & Sunday:

Cine con CULTURA: Fresa y Chocolate (Strawberry and Chocolate)  (108  R)

Weekdays: THURSDAY, Oct 2 only - 7 pm

Saturday & Sunday:

[NTL] MEDEA  (110  N/A)

Weekdays: THURS, OCT 2 @ 6:30 PM

Saturday & Sunday: SAT, OCT 4 @ 1:30 PM

THE SKELETON TWINS  (93  R)

Weekdays: Fri: 4:30, 7:10, 9:10
Mon - Wed: 4:30, 7:10, 9:10
Thu: 2:20, 4:30, 9:10
Crybaby Thursday Matinee: 11:20 am

Saturday & Sunday: 2:20, 4:30, 7:10, 9:10

THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY  (122  R)

Weekdays: Fri: 4:20, 9:20
Mon: 4:20, 6:50, 9:20
Tue: 4:20, 9:20
Wed: 4:20, 6:50, 9:20
Thu: 1:50, 4:20, 6:50, 9:20
Crybay Thursday Matinee: 11:20 am

Saturday & Sunday: 1:50, 4:20, 6:50, 9:20

THE TRIP TO ITALY  (108  NR)

Weekdays: Fri: 4:45, 9:20
Mon & Tue: 4:45, 7:00, 9:20
Wed: 4:45, 9:20
Thu: 2:25, 4:45, 9:20
Crybaby Thursday Matinee: 11:20 am

Saturday & Sunday: 2:25, 4:45, 9:20

MY OLD LADY  (107  PG-13)

Weekdays: Fri: 4:45, 7:00
Mon - Wed: 4:45, 7:00, 9:15
Thu: 2:30, 4:45, 7:00
Crybaby Thursday Matinee: 11:20 am

Saturday & Sunday: Sat: 2:30, 4:45, 7:00
Sun: 2:30, 7:00, 9:15

BOYHOOD  (163  R)

Weekdays: Fri: 5:15, 8:30
Mon: 8:30 Only
Tue & Wed: 5:15, 8:30
Thu: 2:00, 5:15, 8:30
Crybaby Thursday Matinee: 11:05 am

Saturday & Sunday: 2:00, 5:15, 8:30

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Upcoming Events

CULTURA Ithaca PRESENTS: Cine con CULTURA!
CULTURA Ithaca PRESENTS: Cine con CULTURA!CULTURA Ithaca will be hosting CINE con CULTURA, a film festival featuring Latin American films, in celebration of Latino Heritage Month from September 16 - October 14.

The Cine con CULTURA festival features nine films made entirely in Latin America by Latin American production companies. The films are from a variety of countries and vary greatly in subject matter from civil unrest to immigration of children into United States to homosexuality to zombies!


A New Season of National Theater Live!
A New Season of National Theater Live!NTL is the National Theatre's groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage to cinemas across the UK and around the world. 

Tickets for each of these special, high-definition National Theatre Live broadcasts are available at the Cinemapolis box office and online at cinemapolis.org. General admission tickets are $22 each, with discounted $18 tickets available for students, seniors and Cinemapolis members.


Blue Tattoo Screening w/ live performance from Joe Crookston
Blue Tattoo Screening w/ live performance from Joe CrookstonWednesday, October 22 @ 7pm
All Tickets $5

Joe’s song “Blue Tattoo” is the inspiration for “Blue Tattoo,” a documentary film that relates how he and Holocaust survivor Dina Jacobson of Elmira, NY came together to form a unique friendship with a common sense of purpose. The documentary recently premiered at the Buffalo International Jewish Film Festival. 

MICROBIRTH Screening w/ Panel Discussion
MICROBIRTH Screening w/ Panel DiscussionSunday, October 26, 3 pm
$6 Advance / $8 Door

MicroBirth
Screening followed by a panel discussion

Panel Discussion to follow film! Join along with local practitioners and scientists to talk about how what we can do locally to prevent and repair improperly seeded micro biomes in ourselves and our children.

Confirmed panelists include:
Rodney Dietert, Cornell University
Ammitai Worob, DC, Sea Change Family Chiropractic

Soft Vengeance Screening w/ filmmaker Abby Ginzberg
Soft Vengeance Screening w/ filmmaker Abby GinzbergSunday, November 9 @ 2pm
ONE DAY ONLY
Followed by Q&A with Abby Ginzberg
ALL TICKETS $10

SOFT VENGEANCE is a film about Albie Sachs, a lawyer, writer, art lover and freedom fighter, set against the dramatic events leading to the overthrow of the apartheid regime in South Africa.

Readers' Theatre of Ithaca Opens 2014-15 Season at Cinemapolis
ReadersThe Readers’ Theatre of Ithaca (RTI) is proud to announce their 2014-2015 season, their fifth season and first full season at their new location in the heart of downtown Ithaca at CINEMAPOLIS.

The selected new, modern, and edgy works for 2014-2015 are PHOTOGRAPH 51, by Anna Ziegler; WRECKS, by Neil LaBute; CHATROOM, by Enda Walsh; and H20, by Jane Martin. A history play, a romance with a twist, a dark comedy about bullying, and a theatre love story said to be Martin’s best yet. RTI’s second annual fundraiser benefit performance reading will be SINKHOLE, by Anne Marie Cummings (RTI’s Founder and Artistic Director), a play about the lengths we go to in order to feel safe in America.