Oscars Documentary Spotlight 2019

Oscar Spotlight: Documentaries

Friday, January 11 - Thursday, January 17, 2019

Whether they expose, enlighten, or simply entertain, we love seeing documentaries on the big screen. That’s why we’re delighted to team with the Academy on a special program that kicks off the new year: OSCARS SPOTLIGHT: DOCUMENTARY FEATURES SHORTLIST, an opportunity to see all of the vital and compelling films on the Academy’s nominations shortlist. Schedule below – click on the film title for more information or to buy tickets.

Fri, Jan 11 

6:00pm THE SILENCE OF OTHERS (dirs. Robert Bahar & Almudena Carracedo, 96 min.)  

8:05pm  SHIRKERS (dir. Sandi Tan, 96 min.)

Sat, Jan 12

10:30am THE DISTANT BARKING OF DOGS (dir. Simon Lereng Wilmont, 90 min.) – post-screening Q&A with Lereng Wilmont

12:30pm COMMUNION (dir. Anna Zamecka, 72 min.) – post-screening Q&A with Zamecka

2:30pm OF FATHERS AND SONS (dir. Talal Derki, 99 min.)

Sun, Jan 13

10:30am ON HER SHOULDERS (dir. Alexandria Bombach, 94 min.)

12:45pm pm CHARM CITY (dir. Marilyn Ness, 107 min.) – post-screening Q&A with Ness

3:00pm DARK MONEY (dir. Kimberly Reed, 98 min.) – post-screening Q&A with Reed

Mon, Jan 14

5:50pm MINDING THE GAP (dir. Bing Liu, 93 min.)

Tue, Jan 15

6:45pm CRIME + PUNISHMENT (dir. Stephen Maing, 112 min.) – post-screening with Q&A with Maing

9:15pm FREE SOLO (dirs. Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi & Jimmy Chin, 100 min.)

Wed, Jan 16

6:45pm RBG (dirs. Julie Cohen & Betsy West, 98 min.) – post-screening Q&A with Cohen & West 

9:00pm HALE COUNTY THIS MORNING, THIS EVENING (dir. RaMell Ross, 76 min.)

Thu, Jan 17

6:45pm WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR? (dir. Morgan Neville, 94 min.)

8:45pm THREE IDENTICAL STRANGERS (dir. Tim Wardle, 96 min.)