Triangle of Sadness – Thursday, January 26th

Co-presented with the Independent Film Festival Boston, the Emerson Center for Comedic Arts and the Boston Underground Film Festival   Directed by Ruben Östlund, drama/ comedy, English, Swedish, German, French, Greek and Tagalog with English subtitles, Denmark, 147 minutes, 2022. Social hierarchy is turned upside down, revealing the tawdry relationship between power and beauty. Celebrity model couple, Carl and Yaya, are invited on a luxury cruise for the uber-rich, helmed by…

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You Resemble Me – Thursday, February 23rd

Co-presented with the Roxbury International Film Festival and the Boston Women’s Film Festival Directed by Dina Amer, drama, English and Arabic with English subtitles, United States, France and Egypt,  91 minutes, 2022. The true story of Hasna Ait Boulahcen, a woman who was falsely accused of being Europe’s first female suicide bomber. Cultural and intergenerational trauma erupt in this story about two sisters on the outskirts of Paris. After the…

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Subtle Images of Every Day Revolt: Short Works From Contemporary Iran – Thursday, March 9th

Co-presented with the Roxbury International Film Festival and the Boston Women’s Film Festival In this collection of short films by Female and Non-Binary Iranian filmmakers in Iran and in diaspora, artists explore a wide range of subjects, from stories of war and immigration to the everyday lives of working people of Iran. At this moment of revolt in their country we are turning to Iranian filmmakers to share their vision…

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