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What's playing at FilmScene? Browse our trailer park to see what's on-screen now and for a sneak peek at the new release films coming in the weeks ahead.

MIDNIGHT TRAVELER

2019 / Qatar + / Hassan Fazili

Opens Fri, Dec 13

When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili's head, he is forced to flee with his family. Capturing their uncertain journey, Fazili shows firsthand the refugee experience.

WAVES

2019 / USA / Trey Edward Shults

Opens Fri, Dec 13

The epic emotional journey of a suburban African American family as they navigate love, forgiveness and coming together in the wake of a tragic loss.

UNCUT GEMS

2019 / USA / Benny Safdie +

Opens Wed, Dec 25

Set in the diamond district of New York City, Howard Ratner, a jewelry store owner and dealer to the rich and famous, must find a way to pay his debts when his merchandise is taken from one of his top sellers.

LITTLE WOMEN

2019 / USA / Greta Gerwig

Opens Wed, Dec 25

Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War. Directed by Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) and presented in 35mm.

A HIDDEN LIFE

2019 / Germany + / Terrence Malick

Opens Fri, Jan 10

Based on real events, from visionary writer-director Terrence Malick, A Hidden Life is the story of an unsung hero who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II.

LES MISERABLES

2020 / France / Ladj Ly

Opens Fri, Jan 24

A cop moves to Paris to join the Anti-Crime Brigade in a district of the Paris projects. Paired up with two partners whose methods are sometimes unorthodox, he rapidly discovers the tensions between the various neighborhood groups. Winner of the Cannes Film Festival Jury Prize.

OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS

2019 / Various / Various

Opens Fri, Jan 31

FilmScene's popular annual tradition of screening all the Oscar-nominated short films returns! Nominations and full programs announced January 13, Oscars and FilmScene's Blue Carpet Bash held February 9!

CLEMENCY

2019 / USA / Chinonye Chukwa

Opens Fri, Feb 7

Years of carrying out death row executions have taken a roll on prison warden Bernadine Williams. As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job creates, ultimately connecting her to the man she is sanctioned to kill.

CUNNINGHAM

2019 / Germany + / Alla Kovgan

Opens Fri, Feb 14

The iconic Merce Cunningham and the last generation of his dance company is stunningly profiled in this 3D documentary through recreations of his landmark works and archival footage of Cunningham, John Cage and Robert Rauschenberg.

THE ASSISTANT

2020 / USA / Kitty Green

Opens Fri, Feb 21

A look at the day in the life of the assistant to a powerful corporate executive.

BEANPOLE

2020 / Russia / Kantemire Balogov

Opens Fri, Feb 28

1945, Leningrad. WWII has devastated the city, demolishing its buildings and leaving its citizens in tatters, physically and mentally. Two young women search for meaning and hope in the struggle to rebuild their lives amongst the ruins.

PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE

2019 / France / Celine Sciamma

Opens Fri, Mar 6

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman. Winner of the Cannes Film Festival Queer Palm.