Online exclusive! Available 7/24 - 8/13.
United Kingdom | 1987 | various directors
Ten of the hottest directors of the 1980s—including Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, Jean-Luc Godard, Derek Jarman, Franc Roddam, Nicolas Roeg, Ken Russell, and Julien Temple—unleash their unbridled imaginations on ten visualizations of famous opera arias by Verdi, Puccini, Wagner, and others (including “Nessun Dorma”). Often irreverent and over the top, with little spoken dialogue, this anthology film also boasts a cast of notables—from Tilda Swinton and Theresa Russell to John Hurt, Beverly D’Angelo, and Buck Henry. New digital restoration! Adults only! Cleveland revival premiere. 91 min.
Aria, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be watched online from 7/24 thru 8/13 via the link below. (Doing so supports the Cinematheque.) Screening fee is $4.99, and after opening the film, you have 72 hours to watch it.
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2020 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL SHORTS TOUR
A GIRL MISSING
AI WEIWEI: YOURS TRULY
AROUND THE SUN
BEYOND THE VISIBLE: HILMA AF KLINT
BLOODY NOSE, EMPTY POCKETS
CHICAGO (silent version)
CREATING A CHARACTER: THE MONI YAKIM LEGACY
CREEM: AMERICA'S ONLY ROCK 'N' ROLL MAGAZINE
DEAR DIARY (CARO DIARIO)
DENISE HO: BECOMING THE SONG
GORDON LIGHTFOOT: IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND
HELMUT NEWTON: THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
JOHN LEWIS: GOOD TROUBLE
MY DOG STUPID
NEW FRENCH SHORTS 2020
SOMETIMES ALWAYS NEVER
SONG WITHOUT A NAME
THE 11TH GREEN
WE ARE LITTLE ZOMBIES
YES, GOD, YES
YOU NEVER HAD IT: AN EVENING WITH CHARLES BUKOWSKI
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