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Choose Me


Directed by: Alan Rudolph Producers: Carolyn Pfeiffer, David Blocker Exec. Producer: Shep Gordon, Chris Blackwell TRT: 106 min. (USA) Enjoy a screening of the audaciously intriguing 1984 film “Choose Me”, followed by a conversation with special guest actress Rae Dawn Chong on the making of the film.     Auteur director Alan Rudolph (Afterglow) writes […]


Written and Directed by Nima Beltijeh TRT: 92 min (Canada/Iran) (In Persian w/English subtitles) A teenager and his mother pursue utopia inside far-off lands. While waiting for their refugee status results, they encounter voluminous hardships.  

Toussaint Louverture | The Man Who Set a Nation Free

Jimmy JEAN LOUIS (Toussaint) Diffusion en 2 parties : 2012/02/14 et 2012/02/15

Directed by Phillippe Niang (France/Haiti) in French and Haitian Creole with English subtitles.  Feature:  195 min. including one 15 min. intermission. Toussaint Louverture is a two part, action-packed, epic film depicting the life of the Haitian leader who led the first successful slave revolt in world history, defeating Napoleon Bonaparte and winning independence for Haiti […]

A Film Tribute to Joseph Cotten Featuring “Citizen Kane” and “The Third Man”: October 10th – 6 PM

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Citizen Kane.  The Third Man.  Duel in the Sun.  Magnificent Ambersons.  Just a few titles of great films starring Petersburg’s very own Joseph Cotten. Join us at the Sol Cooper Gallery on October 10th during Friday for the Arts at 6 pm to view two of Cotten’s memorable performances in “Citizen Kane” and “The Third […]