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THE GATEKEEPERS Buy Tickets

Sun, Feb 17, 2013
at 5:15 PM (Cinema 21)

Thu, Feb 21, 2013
at 6 PM (Cinemagic)

THE GATEKEEPERS

DIRECTOR: Dror Moreh - ISRAEL

“How exactly do six million people maintain control over several million stateless neighbors for 45 years? That’s how long the Israeli occupation of the West Bank has lasted. Some of the occupation’s instruments are obvious—border crossings, military checkpoints, soldiers on patrol. But the most vital and lethal lurk beneath the surface: the vast and ubiquitous intelligence network of the Shin Bet, Israel’s feared internal security organization. Using intelligence operatives and informants, interrogators and assassins, the directors of the Shin Bet enable Israel to fight any who take up arms—or suicide bombs—against it. Dror Moreh’s path-breaking documentary interviews six former directors...

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GINGER & ROSA Buy Tickets

Sat, Feb 9, 2013
at 6 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Tue, Feb 12, 2013
at 8:15 PM (Regal Lloyd Center 10)

GINGER & ROSA

DIRECTOR: Sally Potter - GREAT BRITAIN

London, 1962. While tied to the hip—“forever”—of her best friend Rosa (Alice Englert), Ginger (Elle Fanning) is beset by two crises: the collapse of her parents’ marriage and the growing worldwide anxiety concerning nuclear Armageddon. If that’s not enough, the joys and terrors of dawning sexual identity and creative ambition are equally consuming. As her family implodes and the Cold War meets the sexual revolution, lifelong friendship will be shattered by ideology and personal betrayals. Looking back on the idealism and roots of a feminist generation, Potter’s exploration of the price of coming of age features a striking performance by...

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GRANDMOTHERS

Sun, Feb 10, 2013
at 12 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Mon, Feb 18, 2013
at 12 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

GRANDMOTHERS

DIRECTOR: Afarin Eghbal - GREAT BRITAIN

Take a wonderfully inventive tour inside a grandmother’s apartment in Buenos Aires. A seamless blend of animation and real-life testimonials creates an unforgettable tale of history, memory loss, and new beginnings. (9 mins.)

See SHORT CUTS II: INTERNATIONAL TIES to purchase tickets.

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Thu, Feb 14, 2013
at 6 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Tue, Feb 19, 2013
at 6:30 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

THE GREAT RABBIT

DIRECTOR: Atsushi Wada - FRANCE/JAPAN

Once we called the noble, profound, and mysterious existence “The Great.” We have moved with time; our thoughts and consciousness have changed. And yet, what makes us still call it “The Great”? (7 mins.)

See SHORT CUTS III: INTERNATIONAL TIES to purchase tickets.

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