PG-13For thematic elements and some violent images.
From visionary filmmaker Wes Anderson, ISLE OF DOGS tells the story of ATARI KOBAYASHI, 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture.
Join us in a total sensory immersion event of art, food, film and fascination. This special event is presented by UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant to support efforts to grow aquaculture in the state and raise awareness about issues facing Georgia's fishing industry.
The evening's lineup begins at 6:00p with "The Hidden World of Oystering" art exhibit and sale by renowned artist, Alan Campbell, and a book reading by local author, André Gallant, followed by the Athens premiere of the film "Shifting Baselines" (75min) at 8:00p, produced by Blue Voyage Productions in partnership with Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant.
Oysters and regional cuisine will be served by The National and Seabear Oyster Bar all at Ciné, truly qualifying this extraordinary event as "Keeping It Local!"
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of this classic family adventure about the magic of friendship and sisterhood from the legendary director Hayao Miyazaki. Follow the adventures of Satsuki and her four-year-old sister Mei as they discover their new neighbor is an enchanted forest spirit named Totoro who can only be seen by the eyes of a child. As Totoro introduces the girls to his extraordinary friends, they embark on the journey of a lifetime. Featuring the voice talents of Tim Daly, Lea Salonga and real-life sisters Dakota and Elle Fanning, this amazing animation from the acclaimed Studio Ghibli is fun for the whole family!
Afternoon matinees will be presented with the English language dubbed version, and weekend evening shows will feature the original Japanese language version with English subtitles.
RLanguage and drug use.
In Sally Potter’s new dark comedy THE PARTY, Janet (Kristin Scott Thomas) is hosting an intimate gathering of friends in her London home to celebrate her political ascension, while her husband, Bill (Timothy Spall), seems preoccupied. Janet’s acerbic best friend, April (Patricia Clarkson) arrives and others follow, some with their own dramatic news to share, but an announcement by Bill provokes a series of revelations that gradually unravel the sophisticated soiree, and a night that began with champagne may end with gunplay.