Screening of the film about three American brothers (Owen Wilson, Adrian Brody and Jason Schwartzman) who meet in India for an eventful train trip involving humorous interactions with the locals and life changing experiences as their journey takes an unexpected new direction. Directed by Wes Anderson. Part of the Super Cinema series.
A heightened homage to Hitchcock’s much-valorized Vertigo, this Paul Schrader-written thriller induces bouts of dizziness through its whirlpooling camera moves, eddying Bernard Herrmann score, and maniacal plot twists, replete with body doubles and double crosses. (98 min.)
Fassbinder regular Volker Spengler here takes his star turn as a transsexual beset by doubts about her sex-change operation—only the most profound in a lifetime of futile gestures toward love. (124 min.)
Film following American sugar developer Mima Nedelcovych’s Sosumar scheme – a $600 million partnership between the Government of Mali to lease 200-square kilometers of peasant farmland for sugarcane production. Co-sponsored by Food First and Priority Africa Network.