Film Series

Overdue

 
 
Mon, Apr 21, 2014
 
 
 
 
 
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BAMcinématek welcomes back critics Nick Pinkerton and Nicolas Rapold for their peripatetic series of unsung cinematic gems, paired for your delectation. Both screenings will be introduced by Pinkerton and Rapold.


 
Film
High Tide
Mon, Apr 21, 2014
 
High Tide
Mon, Apr 21, 2014
 

This short, sharp noir from low-budget, B-movie pioneer Monogram Pictures stars Lee Tracy as a rampaging newspaper editor who seeks protection from a gang boss.

 

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Film
Rhythm Thief
Mon, Apr 21, 2014
 
Rhythm Thief
Mon, Apr 21, 2014
 

A 1990s Lower East Side snapshot in hypnotic high-contrast black-and-white, Matthew Harrison’s restless film captures the nerve-addling assault of hard-knock city living for a tape bootlegger.

 

+ Q&A with Matthew Harrison
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PAST EVENTS
Film
The Breaking Point
 

John Garfield and Patricia Neal star in this version of Hemingway’s To Have and Have Not.

Tue, Mar 11, 2014
 
 
Film
No Fear, No Die
 

Claire Denis’ second feature is an intuitively felt portrait of self-destruction.

Tue, Mar 11, 2014
 
 
Film
In the Mouth of Madness
 

Sam Neill stars in the capstone of John Carpenter’s Apocalypse Trilogy.

Wed, Nov 6, 2013
 
 
Film
Dangerous Game
 

Deconstructing the myth of his own wild man persona, this film is Abel Ferrara’s 8½.

Wed, Nov 6, 2013