Chlotrudis Thursday Night at the Movies + Indie Film Round-Up, July 30 - August 5

Hello Chlotrudis Members!

DogtoothIt's back to the movie theatre this week! Chris will be hosting the Chlotrudis Thursday Night at the Movies! Join him on Thursday, August 5 for the 7:30pm screening of DOGTOOTH at the Museum of Fine Arts, part of their New Talent to Watch series. Winner of the Un Certain Regard prize at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, DOGTOOTH is a darkly funny look at three teenagers confined to their parents’ isolated country estate, kept under strict rule and regimen. Terrorized into submission by their father, the children spend their days learning an invented vocabulary and living in an absurdist, nightmarish experiment—until a trusted outsider, brought in to satisfy the son’s libidinal urges, starts bringing gifts for the teens. A hyper-stylized mixture of physical violence and verbal comedy, DOGTOOTH’s ruthless satire of middle-class mores heralds the arrival of an important new voice in world cinema. In Greek with English subtitles.

 

Children of InventionIf you haven't had the opportunity to see CHILDREN OF INVENTION yet, don't miss it at the Museum of Fine Arts as part of the Roxbury International Film Festival on Saturday. This skillfully made local production follows two young children whose mother is detained for several days and they wander into the city to find her. It's got strong performances and assured direction, and this could be the last chance to see it on the big screen.

See you at the Movies!
Michael

Playing this week, July 30 - August 5, 2010.

Brattle Theatre, Cambridge
Special Engagement! Area Premiere!
Valhalla Rising (Fri. - Mon.)
Harvard Bookstore Presents
Carl Hiassen (Mon.)
New Documentary Series! The DocYard Presents!
Speaking in Tongues (Mon.)
Noir 100: Celebrating the Centennials of 5 Film Noir Legends
Born to Kill (Mon.)
Born to Kill & Johnny Angel (Mon. & Tue.)
(Some of the) Best of the Oughts
& Wendy & Lucy (Wed.)
In the Mood for Love & Lost in Translation (Thu.)

 

Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline
The Kids Are All Right
The Girl Who Played With Fire
Phyllis & Harold
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
Winter's Bone
@fter Midnite
28 Days Later (Fri. & Sat.)
Special 50th Anniversary Screening!
Psycho (Mon.)

 

FEI Theatres
Capitol Theatre, Arlington

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Inception (not eligible)
Opera in Cinema
The Abduction (Sat.)

Somerville Theatre, Somerville
Inception (not eligible)
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (Sat. - Thu.)

 

Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge
Nicholas Ray: Hollywood's Last Romantic
On Dangerous Ground (Fri. & Mon.)
The Savage Innocents (Fri.)
Wind Across the Everglades (Sat.)
I'm a Strangers Here Myself (Sat.)
55 Days at Peking (Sun.)

 

Hollywood Hits Theatre, Danvers
The Kids Are All Right

 

Landmark Theatres
Kendall Square
, Cambridge
Great Directors
Countdown to Zero
The Kids Are All Right
The Girl Who Played With Fire
I Am Love
Winter's Bone
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
Agora
Restrepo

Embassy Cinema, Waltham
Cyrus
Inception (not eligible)

 

Loew's Harvard Square, Cambridge
Cyrus

 

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
New Talent to Watch
Dogtooth (Fri. - Sun. & Thu.)
Master Director
Cloud 9 (Fri. & Thu.)
Documentary
My Tale of Two Cities (Fri. - Sun. & Thu.)
The Roxbury International Film Festival
Children of Invention (Sat.)
American Faust: From Condi to Neo Condi (Sat.)
Up from the Bottoms: The Search for the American Dream (Sun.)

 

The Newburyport Screening Room, Newburyport
The Kids Are All Right

 

The Stuart Street Playhouse, Boston
The Girl Who Played with Fire
I Am Love

 

West Newton Cinema, West Newton, MA
The Kids Are All Right
I Am Love
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
Winter's Bone
The Girl Who Played With Fire
Solitary Man
The Secret in their Eyes
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

 

Michael R. Colford
Chlotrudis Society for Independent Film, President

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