The Liberator
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Wells

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles

This film looks at the remarkable genius of Orson Welles on the eve of his centenary - the enigma of his career as a Hollywood star, a Hollywood director (for some a Hollywood failure), and a crucially important independent filmmaker. It had its North American premiere at the 2014 Telluride Film Festival. The film features Costa-Gavras, Jeanne Moreau, Martin Scorcese, Orson Welles, Peter Bogdanovich, and Richard Linklater, Steven Spielberg.

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The Liberator (Libertador)

Simón Bolívar fought over 100 battles against the Spanish Empire in South America. He rode over 70,000 miles on horseback. His military campaigns covered twice the territory of Alexander The Great. His army never conquered — it liberated. Starring Edgar Ramirez, Erich Wildpret, Maria Valverde, and Danny Huston.

  • 2018-03-23T13:00:00-07:00
  • 2018-03-24T08:58:00-07:00

Deli Man

At last, the deli documentary you've been waiting for! Erik Greenberg Anjou's film explores Jewish culture as it reflects the heart of a vital ethnic history. In Houston, Texas, third-generation deli man Ziggy Gruber has built arguably the finest delicatessen restaurant in the U.S. -- Kenny & Ziggy's. His story - augmented by stories of iconic delis such as Kate's, 2nd Avenue Deli, Nate's Al, Carnegie, and the Staage - embodies a tradition indelibly linked to its savory, nostalgic foods. Fyvush Finkel, Jerry Stiller, Larry King, Ziggy Gruber.

  • 2018-03-30T13:00:00-07:00
  • 2018-03-31T09:40:00-07:00

Perfect Understanding

A comedy of manners in which Gloria Swanson and Laurence Olivier marry on the condition that each will retain his or her individual sexual freedom. But when each subsequently flaunts extra-marital episodes in the face of the other, an amusing battle of the sexes ensues. 

  • 2018-03-30T14:40:00-07:00