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Oct 8

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Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

An ad executive comes up with a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in Chile's 1988 referendum. Director: Pablo LarraĆ­n (2012) Rated: R 128 minutes

Free Event


Good bye Lenin!

Jan 23

Good bye Lenin! 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it has disappeared.

Free Event


12:08 East of Bucharest

Feb 19

12:08 East of Bucharest 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

It's the 22nd of December. Sixteen years have passed since the revolution, and in a small town Christmas is about to come. Piscoci, an old retired man is preparing for another Christmas alone. Manescu, the history teacher, tries to keep up with his debts. Jderescu, the owner of a local television post, seems not to be so interested in the upcoming holidays. For him, the time to face history has come. Along with Manescu and Piscoci, he is trying to answer for himself a question which for 16 years has not had an answer: "Was it or wasn't it a revolution in their town?" Director: Corneliu Porumboiu (2006) Unrated 89 minutes

Free Event


The Wave

Mar 27

The Wave 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own. Director: Dennis Gansel (2008) Unrated 107 minutes

Free Event


The Nile Hilton Incident

Apr 23

The Nile Hilton Incident 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

A maid witnesses a murder at an upscale hotel and a policeman is assigned to the case, but it soon becomes clear that important people don't want the case solved. Director: Tarik Saleh (2017) Unrated 111 minutes

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