Exit Through the Gift Shop

May 26, 2010 No Comments

Opens Friday June 18.  87 min, rated R for some language. Banksy is a graffiti artist with a global reputation whose work can be seen on walls from post-hurricane New Orleans to the separation barrier on the Palestinian West Bank. Fiercely guarding his anonymity to avoid prosecution, Banksy has so far resisted all attempts to […]

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A Prophet (Un prophète)

Apr 22, 2010 No Comments

Opens Friday April 23: “A PROPHET (Un prophète)” from writer/director Jacques Audiard. See Calendar for showtimes. Condemned to six years in prison, Malik El Djebena cannot read or write.  Arriving at the jail entirely alone, he appears younger and more fragile than the other convicts.  He is 19 years old.  Cornered by the leader of […]

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Essential Arthouse: High And Low – Monday, June 20 at 7:30 and Saturday, June 23 at noon.

Apr 20, 2010 No Comments

  HIGH AND LOW Directed by Akira Kurosawa In Japanese with English subtitles 142 min, unrated Dr. Frank Grabowski, Assistant Professor of Philosophy will introduce the June 20th screening at 7:30.   The Invisible Man (1933) Directed by James Whale 71 min, unrated Introductory Speaker: Stacy Takacs, Associate Professor of American Studies, OSU-Tulsa

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A Town Called Panic (Panique au village)

Mar 24, 2010 No Comments

The first stop-motion animated feature selected to Cannes, A TOWN CALLED PANIC follows the wacky, hilarious and often surreal adventures of three plastic toys named Cowboy, Indian, and Horse who share a rambling house in a rural town which never fails to attract the weirdest events. Each speedy character is voiced and animated, as if […]

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St. Louis Blues

Mar 23, 2010 No Comments

As part of the 2nd Annual Tulsa Festival de [French] Film (45 min), from West Africa Reception and film honoring our distinguished guests from French speaking West Africa. Professor Lydie Muenier, University of Tulsa, will introduce the film and moderate a Q&A with our visiting dignitaries. Synopsis: Just when despair began to set in about […]

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I Am Alive and I Love You (Je suis vivante et je vous amie)

Mar 19, 2010 No Comments

Julien is a shy, bookish railway worker trying to live a quiet and inconspicuous life under the eyes of his German and collaborationist supervisors. One night he answers the whispered plea of a young Jewish woman confined in one of the transport wagons. She slips a message to him through a crack in the floor […]

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