ON OUR SCREENS
February 5 - 11, 2016
PLANET SINGLE | PLANETA SINGLI
dir. Mitja Okorn, Poland 2016, 136' (in Polish with English subtitles)
Planet Single is a modern tale of internet romance starring Maciej Stuhr as the host of a popular sketch comedy show who strikes a deal with a prudish teacher (Agnieszka Więdłocha) to lampoon her dating life on national television.
SPOTLIGHT | SPOTLIGHT
dir. Tom McCarthy, US 2015, 128' (in English with Polish subtitles)
When the Boston Globe's tenacious "Spotlight" team of reporters delves into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment, touching off a wave of revelations around the world.
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ANOMALISA | ANOMALISA
dir. Charlie Kaufman, US 2015, 90' (in English with Polish subtitles)
Michael Stone, an author that specializes in customer service, is a man who is unable to interact deeply with other people. His low sensitivity to excitement, and his lack of interest made him a man with a repetitive life on his own perspective. But, when he went on a business trip, he met a stranger - an extraordinary stranger, which slowly became a cure for his negative view on life that possibly will change his mundane life.
THE DANISH GIRL | THE DANISH GIRL
dir. Tom Hooper, UK/Germany/US 2015, 120'
(in English, French and German with Polish subtitles)
A fictitious love story loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.
THE HATEFUL EIGHT | THE HATEFUL EIGHT
dir. Quentin Tarantino, US 2015, 167' (in English with Polish subtitles)
Some time after the Civil War, a stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. Bounty hunter John Ruth and his fugitive captive Daisy Domergue race towards the town of Red Rock, where Ruth will bring Daisy to justice. Along the road, they encounter Major Marquis Warren (an infamous bounty hunter) and Chris Mannix (a man who claims to be Red Rock's new sheriff). Lost in a blizzard, the bunch seeks refuge at Minnie's Haberdashery.
JANIS: LITTLE GIRL BLUE | JANIS: LITTLE GIRL BLUE
dir. Amy Berg, US 2015, 107' (in English with Polish subtitles)
Musician Cat Power narrates this documentary on Janis Joplin's evolution into a star from letters that Joplin wrote over the years to her friends, family, and collaborators.
JE M'APPELLE BERNADETTE | JE M'APPELLE BERNADETTE
dir. Jean Sagalos, France 2011, 110' (in French with Polish subtitles)
Touching story about Marian apparitions in Lourdes and Bernadette’s saint life.
PITBULL. NEW ORDERS | PITBULL. NOWE PORZĄDKI
dir. Patryk Vega, Poland 2016, 133' (in Polish without subtitles)
The life of police officers from Warsaw’s Mokotów district. Also reveals the world of gangsters Mokotowskiej Group – one of the most powerful criminal organizations in Poland.
THE REVENANT | THE REVENANT
dir. Alejandro González Iñárritu, US 2015, 151'
(in English, Pawnee and French with Polish subtitles)
A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820's fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.
SON OF SAUL | SAUL FIA
dir. László Nemes, Hungary 2015, 107' (in Hungarian with Polish and English subtitles)
In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival upon trying to salvage from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son.
THESE DAUGHTERS OF MINE | MOJE CÓRKI KROWY
dir. Kinga Dębska, Poland 2015, 88' (in Polish with English subtitles)
A 40-year old actress (single and strong, yet lonely), her sister (an emotionally unstable schoolteacher whose married-with-kids life appears more orderly) and their domineering father, who gradually loses control over his family due to his wife's sudden illness and his own health troubles; these are the three individuals at the heart of this film, a touching story about the strength of family ties in a situation of imminent danger.
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