Harry and Snowman

Harry and Snowman tells the remarkable true story of a poor Dutch immigrant and the broken down horse who beat all the odds to become world-famous champions on the show jumping circuit.

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Army of Darkness

The Three Stooges meet Jason and the Argonauts on meth amphetamines – proof positive that no one else does it quite like Sam Raimi.

Friday, Oct. 21 & Saturday, Oct. 22

American Honey

In the epic and exhilarating road movie American Honey, newcomer Sasha Lane plays Star, a teenage girl from a troubled home who runs away with a travelling sales crew selling magazine subscriptions door to door.

Starts October 21

In a Valley of Violence

A lone gunman (Hawke) and his devoted collie at odds with the hostile marshal (Travolta) of a small border town in this dark-humored and bloody homage to classic Westerns from director Ti West (House of the Devil).

Starts October 21

New 30th Anniversary Restoration!

Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

One of the most harrowing American horror films of all-time returns to cinemas in a stunning new restoration that’s sure to send shivers of mortal dread through a whole new generation of filmgoers.

Starts October 21

The Dressmaker

In the quirky dark comedy The Dressmaker, a beautiful and talented dressmaker (Oscar-winner Kate Winslet) returns to her small Australian hometown to seek revenge on the locals who did her wrong.

Starts October 21

Shin Godzilla

Make way for the ultimate homage to one of the most enduring legends of the big screen – Godzilla – back in Tokyo for an all-new, city-crushing crusade that speaks to the very roots of the world-renowned franchise.

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70mm Print!


Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the action-packed, Oscar-winning sci-fi classic Aliens on the big screen in glorious 70mm!

Sunday, Oct. 23 & Tuesday, Oct. 25
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A Fundraising Benefit for One Global Village

Paths of the Soul

Acclaimed filmmaker Zhang Yang blurs the border between documentary and fiction to follow a group of Tibetan pilgrims making a 1,200 mile journey to the holy capital of Tibet.

Sunday, Oct. 23
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Rocktober Blood

“He’s Back From the Dead with a Message From Hell!”  The Pat Benatar-esque lead singer of a low-rent metal band is up to her mullet in terror when a mysterious rocker starts bumping off her bandmates.

Monday, Oct. 24
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The Little Shop of Horrors Sing-A-Long!

A singing plant. A daring hero. A sweet girl. A demented dentist. It all adds up to one of the most outrageous movie musicals of all-time, celebrating its 30th anniversary!

Weds., Oct. 26
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Oasis: Supersonic

One night only! From the Oscar-winning producers of Amy and Senna comes Oasis: Supersonic, the remarkable true story of iconic rock band, Oasis – in their own words.

Weds., Oct. 26
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Brand New Digital Restoration!

Dekalog: Seven & Eight

Episodes Seven and Eight of Krzysztof Kieślowski’s masterwork.

Thursday, Oct. 27
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Mulholland Drive

Recently named The Greatest Film of the 21st Century in a BBC critics’ poll, Lynch’s woozy, diabolical and notoriously WTF? thriller is a nightmarish film noir that lays bare the diseased heart of the Hollywood dream machine.

Friday, Oct. 28 & Saturday, Oct. 29
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Under the Shadow

Free Member Screening! A frightening supernatural thriller where a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the war-torn, post-revolution Tehran of the 1980s, while a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.

Friday, October 28

Under the Shadow

A deliriously frightening supernatural thriller where a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the war-torn, post-revolution Tehran of the 1980s, while a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.

Starts October 28

A Man Called Ove

From best-selling novel comes Ove, an ill-tempered retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife’s grave. He has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors.

Starts October 28
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Such Good Friends

Celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month at a special free screening of the award-winning documentary, Such Good Friends, about Invisible Theatre’s Pastime Players!

Saturday, Oct. 29
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The Rocky Horror Halloween Bash!

Trick or Treat with the wildest Halloween Bash this side of Transsexual, Transylvania!

Saturday, Oct. 29
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National Theatre Live


This Halloween, celebrate the scariest night of the year with Benedict Cumberbatch in Danny Boyle’s smash-hit stage adaptation of Mary Shelly’s terrifying classic, Frankenstein! One night only!

Monday, Oct. 31
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Trick or Treat

“What Are You Afraid Of? It’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll …”  Thanks to the magic of backward masking, a metal-loving nerd accidentally unleashes a hard-rocking demon on his high school Halloween party, and things are going to get real cheesy, real fast.

Monday, Oct. 31
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Free Admission!

The Bad Kids

At a remote Mojave Desert high school, extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give at-risk students command of their own futures.

Tuesday, Nov. 1
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Presented by Rainshadow Running

Trail Running Film Festival

Rainshadow Running brings the same laid-back enthusiasm and trail-loving camaraderie to showcasing trail running films of all shapes, sizes, and varieties.

wednesday, nov. 2
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Brand New Digital Restoration!

Dekalog: Nine & Ten

Episodes Nine and Ten of Krzysztof Kieślowski’s masterwork.

Thursday, Nov. 3
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First Friday Shorts

Red Meat’s Max Cannon hosts the biggest, baddest short film contest in town!

friday, nov. 4
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Men in Black

Here come the Men in Black, galaxy defenders … and they’re bringing one of the biggest, funniest, slimiest sci-fi comedy hits of all-time with them!

Friday, Nov. 4 - Sunday, Nov. 6

Gimme Danger

Acclaimed filmmaker Jim Jarmusch’s cinematic offering to the punk gods of Ann Arbor traces the always raucous and frequently calamitous history of The Stooges from inception to the present.

Starts November 4

Certain Women

Kelly Reichardt directs a remarkable ensemble cast led by Michelle Williams, Kristen Stewart, and Laura Dern in this stirring look at three women striving to forge their own paths amidst the wide-open plains of the American Northwest.

Starts November 4
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Free Admission

The Book of Life

The Book of Life is a dazzling and fun animated adventure through Mexican folklore, following a young man who is torn between becoming a matador, as his family wishes, and following his heart.

Saturday, Nov. 5
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Presented by New Belgium Brewing Company

New Belgium Clips Beer and Film Tour

New Belgium Brewing’s Clips Beer and Film Tour is an event featuring short films and a selection of small-batch beers.

Saturday, Nov. 5
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The Green Slime

The scientists on board Space Station Gamma 3 discover a funky green substance which quickly mutates into an army of clumsy, foam rubber monsters with giant eyeballs, tentacles, and the ability to shoot electricity  from their faces.

Monday, Nov. 7
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Presented by LUSH Cosmetics


Presented by Lush Cosmetics, Trophy challenges the controversial practice of hunting grizzly bears for sport.

Monday, Nov. 7
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Arizona Premiere!

The Lure

A weird, wild, 1980s-set musical horror film about two mermaid sisters, and the jealousy that arises when one of them enters a romantic relationship.

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North American Premiere!


A new film about poet Dylan Thomas’s last hours, with director Steven Bernstein and other guests TBA!

Weds., Nov. 9
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70mm Screening!

Ghostbusters (1984) in 70mm!

Who ya gonna call when you want to see the original 1984 comedy classic Ghostbusters on the big screen in spectacular, ectoplasmic 70mm? Loft Film Fest!

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Tucson Premiere!

After the Storm

The latest narrative from acclaimed director Hirokazu Koreeda (Our Little Sister) is another quiet masterpiece about family and finding meaning.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Tucson Premiere!

The Animation Show of Shows 18

The Animation Show of Shows returns with 16 extraordinary new animated films from around the world.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Southwest Premiere!

The Brand New Testament

Ea concludes that her dad (who happens to be God) is doing a terrible job and decides to rewrite the world, which leaves God angry, powerless and adamant to get his power back.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Arizona Premiere!

The Jazz Loft According to W. Eugene Smith

A rundown loft didn’t look like much from the outside, but photographer W. Eugene Smith captured the vibrant jazz scene of the 50s and 60s behind its unassuming facade.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Arizona Premiere!

Kills on Wheels

An action-comedy about a wheelchair gang, where two disabled teenagers gain a mentor in a paralyzed hitman who enlists them as his partners in crime.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Southwest Premiere!

The Bride

Based on Federico Garcia Lorca’s classic tragedy, Blood Wedding, this fervent, sumptuously-lensed romantic drama spins the hot-blooded tale of a love triangle gone wrong.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Arizona Premiere!

Speed Sisters

Demolishing stereotypes while avoiding wrecking their cars, the Speed Sisters are the Middle East’s first all-female race car team.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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Arizona Premiere!

The Eyes of My Mother

In their secluded farmhouse, a mother, formerly a surgeon in Portugal, teaches her daughter, Francisca, to understand anatomy and be unfazed by death.

Thursday, Nov. 10
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The Chosen Ones (Las Elegidas)

Young Ulises falls in love with teen Sofia, even as he is forced to lure her into his family’s prostitution ring. Now he will do anything to save her.

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Documentary Shorts

This year’s collection of offers a stunningly diverse bunch of films, with windows into the way people live across the world.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Arizona Premiere!

Chicken People

In a high stakes world where a single broken feather can mean a shattered dream, Chicken People follows the trials and tribulations of those who breed exotic birds in the world of competitive poultry.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Arizona Premiere!


Kiyoshi Kurosawa, who made his name with classics Cure and Bright Future, gets back to his roots by putting the thumbscrews to the audience with his latest, Creepy.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Arizona Premiere!

Contemporary Color

A beautifully filmed snapshot of David Byrne’s one-of-a-kind live event filled with music, movement and joyful energy.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Arizona Premiere!

Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame

At age 75, legendary cyclist and master bicycle craftsman Giuseppe Marinoni attempts to set the world hour record for his age after years away from the sport he loves.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Tucson Premiere!

Do Not Resist

An urgent and powerful new exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the United States, viewed through the immersive lens of first-time director Craig Atkinson.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Arizona Premiere!

100 Years: One Woman’s Fight for Justice

For fifteen long years, and through three Presidential administrations, Elouise Cobell’s unrelenting spirit never quit. This is the compelling true story of how she prevailed.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Arizona Premiere!


This eerily seductive mind-bender is a dark, dreamlike descent into the depths of the unknown from the acclaimed director of Innocence.

Friday, Nov. 11
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Southwest Premiere!

Son of Joseph

Eugène Green (La Sapienza) returns with this splendid deadpan comedy/modern day parable about a young man in search of a father.

Friday, Nov. 11
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World Premiere!

Tombstone Rashomon

A special Work in Progress Premiere screening with director Alex Cox, 2016 Lofty Lifetime Achievement Award winner, in person!

Friday, Nov. 11
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Arizona Premiere!


An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the Communist Party.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!

Trespass Against Us

Starring Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson, Trespass Against Us is set across three generations of the Cutler family who live as outlaws in their own anarchic corner of Britain’s richest countryside.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!

Another Evil

After discovering the undead living in their vacation home, a worried dad hires an “industrial-grade exorcist” whose hilarious, unorthodox methods become unhinged.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Southwest Premiere!


Set against the backdrop of the fight over the last abortion clinic in Mississippi, Jackson is an intimate, first-of-its-kind look inside the issues surrounding abortion.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!


There are only a handful of editorial obituary writers in the world, and none are better than at The New York Times, where obits have become some of the best writing in journalism.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!

Occupy, Texas

Prodigal son Beau Baker, a washed out ‘Occupy, Wall Street’ protester, must return to Texas to care for his newly orphaned sisters, in this whip-smart new dramedy.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!


Seasons, with its exceptional footage of animals in the wild, is the awe-inspiring and thought-provoking tale of the long and tumultuous shared history that inextricably binds humankind with the natural world.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!

Staying Vertical

Alain Guiraudie follows Stranger by the Lake with this intimate, heart-stopping tale set amidst a wilderness in which secret desires are revealed.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!

I, Daniel Blake

Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, the latest from legendary director Ken Loach is a gripping, human tale about the impact one man can make.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Narrative Shorts

Spanning a range of styles, emotions, and techniques, this year’s collection of short films offers something for everyone.

Saturday, Nov. 12
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Arizona Premiere!


Cameraperson is both a moving glimpse into one filmmaker’s personal journey and a thoughtful examination of what it means to train a camera on the world.

Sunday, Nov. 13
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Southwest Premiere!

Closet Monster

A creative and driven teenager is desperate to escape his hometown and the haunting memories of his turbulent childhood.

Sunday, Nov. 13
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Arizona Premiere!

Lost in Paris

The inimitable beanpole duo of Fiona Gordon and Dominique Abel (The Fairy, Rumba) apply their idiosyncratic comic eccentricity to this wayward tale of being down but not out in the City of Light.

Sunday, Nov. 13
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Arizona Premiere!

The Rebound

The inspiring true story of the dedicated men behind the Miami Heat Wheels wheelchair basketball team, and their journey towards a national championship.

Sunday, Nov. 13
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Arizona Premiere!

A Quiet Passion

The story of American poet Emily Dickinson from her early days as a young schoolgirl to her later years as a reclusive, unrecognized artist.

Sunday, Nov. 13
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Southwest Premiere!

Fire at Sea

Gianfranco Rosi’s beautifully-crafted documentary observes Europe’s migrant crisis from the vantage point of a Mediterranean island.

Sunday, Nov. 13
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A Science on Screen Presentation

The Martian with American Astronaut Mark Kelly in Person!

Closing Night of the Loft Film Fest 2016 will feature a special screening of The Martian, with an intro and Q&A with American astronaut Mark Kelly!

Sunday, Nov. 13
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Arizona Premiere!

Things to Come

The new film from acclaimed director Mia Hansen-Løve answers the question: What happens when the life you’ve worked so hard to build falls apart all at once?

Sunday, Nov. 13
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All the King’s Men

See the 1949 Best Picture Oscar-winner All the King’s Men, followed by an onstage discussion with Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist David Cay Johnston, author of the new bestselling book, The Making of Donald Trump.

Monday, Nov. 14
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Frankenstein Conquers the World

In this infamously hard-to-believe kaiju horror flick, a feral boy with buck teeth and a flat head mutates into a giant version of Frankenstein’s monster.

Monday, Nov. 14
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National Theatre Live

The Deep Blue Sea

Helen McCrory returns to the National Theatre in Terence Rattigan’s devastating masterpiece, playing one of the greatest female roles in contemporary drama.

Tuesday, Nov. 15 & Thursday, Nov. 17
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Presented by WGBH and American Experience!

Command and Control

Command and Control is a new documentary about the nuclear disaster that was narrowly averted in a Titan II missile complex in Arkansas in September, 1980.

Thursday, Nov. 17
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New 25th Anniversary Restoration!


Directing team Jean-Pierre Jeunet & Marc Caro (City of Lost Children, Amélie) burst onto the cinema scene with this wonderfully macabre, fancifully futuristic comedy filled with slapstick wit and visual wonder.

Friday, Nov. 18 & Saturday, Nov. 19


Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up gay in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

Starts Nov. 18

The Handmaiden

From Park Chan-wook, the celebrated director of Oldboy, Lady Vengeance and Thirst, comes a ravishing new crime thriller filled with kinky twists and devilish surprises.

Starts Nov. 18

The Love Witch

A devilishly clever tribute to the Technicolor melodramas and sexploitation horror flicks of the ‘60s and early ‘70s, writer/director Anna Biller’s tale of a murderous, love-starved , spell-casting witch is wicked feminist fun.

Starts Nov. 18
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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

A Loft tradition for 38 years and counting! With the “Heavy Petting” shadow cast live and in your face!

saturday, Nov. 19
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What Would Beethoven Do?

What Would Beethoven Do?  follows a number of musical renegades who are looking to change the perception of classical music.

Sunday, Nov. 20
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Breaking Away

This charming, Academy Award-winning, cycle-centric comedy follows four young friends struggling to come to terms with that sometimes bumpy road known as “life after high school.”

Sunday, Nov. 20
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Time of the Apes

Combining several episodes of a bizarre 1970s Japanese TV show for kids, this crazed 1987 feature film follows a female scientist and two very annoying children who are flung into a future world ruled by ridiculous, rubber-faced apes.

Monday, Nov. 21
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Free Admission!

City of God

Based on true events, City of God tells a powerfully sweeping tale of crime and redemption on the mean streets of Rio de Janeiro’s infamous Cidade de Deus neighborhood.

Tuesday, Nov. 22

The Eagle Huntress

The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter.

Starts Nov. 23
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Presented by Vans for Veterans

Citizen Soldier

A dramatic feature film, told from the point of view of a group of soldiers in the Oklahoma Army National Guard’s 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, known since World War II as the “Thunderbirds.”

Sunday, Nov. 27
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A Fundraiser for Southern AZ Gender Alliance!


A decidedly modern Christmas tale told on the streets of L.A., Tangerine is a charmingly offbeat comedy/drama that defies expectation at every turn to deliver a true cinematic jolt.

Monday, Nov. 28
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Matango: Attack of the Mushroom People

It’s Gilligan’s Island of the Damned when a yacht is shipwrecked on a deserted island, and the passengers start eating island fungi that transforms them into hideous shroom monsters!

Monday, Nov. 28
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Only Tucson Screening!

Warren Miller’s Here, There & Everywhere

This fall, witness a freeform, freeski adventure in Warren Miller Entertainment’s 67th snowsports film, Here, There & Everywhere.

Sunday, Dec. 4
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Free Admission!

The Wizard of Oz

Judy Garland is Dorothy, a Kansas farm girl who dreams of going “over the rainbow,”  in this magically sublime adaptation of the L. Frank Baum novel that’s become one of the most beloved film classics of all time.

Saturday, Dec. 10
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National Theatre Live

The Threepenny Opera

Mack the Knife is back in town in this darkly comic new take on Brecht and Weill’s raucous musical, broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre.

Tuesday, Dec. 13 & Thursday, Dec. 15
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70mm Print!

2001: A Space Odyssey

Experience the sci-fi spectacular 2001: A Space Odyssey in mind-blowing 70mm on The Loft’s big screen!

Sunday, Dec. 18 & Tuesday, Dec. 20