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Cinematheque . Film Schedule . LAPSIS

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Online exclusive! Available starting 2/12.


United States | 2020 | Noah Hutton

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This witty futuristic satire written and directed by the son of Deborah Winger and Timothy Hutton is nominated for a 2021 Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay. To earn money to care for his sick brother, a middle-aged man takes a job laying fiber-optic cable through remote, dangerous terrain for an advanced new computer network. Lapsis takes a darkly comic and timely look at the gig economy and the failed utopian promises of big tech. With Arliss Howard. “A smart, class-conscious sci-fi parable.” –Hollywood Reporter. 108 min.

Lapsis, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be viewed online from 2/12 thru at least 3/18 via the link below. Doing so supports the Cinematheque. Screening fee is $6.99, and you have 72 hours to watch it.

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at the Cleveland Institute of Art
11610 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

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