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  • 306 Hollywood
  • 306 Hollywood (NR)

    Tasked with clearing out their late grandmother’s house in Hillside, New Jersey, siblings Elan and Jonathan Bogarín approach the chore as if they were archeologists, sorting through the woman’s possessions to see what they reveal about middle-class Jewish-American life from the mid- to late-20th century. more...
  • The 5 Browns: Digging Through Darkness
  • The 5 Browns: Digging Through Darkness

    Ben Niles (Note by Note: The Making of Steinway L1037) directed this unsettling and powerful documentary about the Brown siblings, five piano prodigies (three female, two male) who became famous in the classical music world when they were still in their teens. more...
  • A

    This Super-8 feature by Boston-area filmmaker Luther Price is at once an essay on failure and a barely coherent mess, its violations of narrative grammar so consistent that they become a statement. more...
  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence (PG-13)

    A collaboration between the living Steven Spielberg and the late Stanley Kubrick seems appropriate to a project that reflects profoundly on the differences between life and nonlife. more...
  • A Is for Auschwitz

    Sixteen-year-old Zach Smilovitz of suburban Detroit interviews his grandparents, both Holocaust survivors. more...
  • A la mode

    A retooling by Miramax (new beginning, new ending, new title) of a 1993 French movie called Fausto—a first feature by Remy Duchemin about a 17-year-old orphan whose life changes when he becomes the apprentice of an eccentric Jewish tailor (Jean Yanne). more...
  • A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar . . .

    Too slick and sound-bitey for its own good, this documentary about U.S. lawyers aims for the smart-aleck tone of its title while throwing out punchy statistics as if it were a PowerPoint presentation. more...
  • A nous la liberte

    Rene Clair's 1931 satire on industrialization was overshadowed for many years by Chaplin's Modern Times and then forgotten, though its recent release on DVD has given it a second—and well-deserved—lease on life. more...
  • AAIC: Leonardo da Vinci (NR)

    Art & Architecture in Cinema presents an exploration of the works and personality of one of the most inventive artists in the world. more...
  • AAIC: Monet to Matisse (NR)

    Phil Grabsky (In Search of Beethoven) directed this documentary about artists' use of the garden as revealed in exhibits at the the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Royal Academy in London. more...