What’s Happening At Maysles Cinema

UPCOMING SCREENINGS AND EVENTS AT THE MAYSLES CINEMA
The box office is open for ticket purchases one hour before the start of all events.  Credit cards are now accepted at the Box Office. Tickets are a $10 suggested donation, unless otherwise noted.

Ticket-holders arriving 15 minutes before showtime are guaranteed a seat inside the theater. Overflow seating is available for sold out shows.
Members only: You can reserve your seat by emailing your name, the name and date of the event, and “Member RSVP” to reservations@maysles.org or please call (212) 537-6843 x 1 and leave a voicemail no later than 24 hours before the screening start time. If you have a family membership, make sure to note the number of family members attending.
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MalaventuraThursday, March 5th, 7:30pm
Proyector
A showcase of contemporary independent Mexican films blending fiction with non-fiction elements.
Curated by Sebastian Diaz

Malaventura
Michel Lipkes, 2011, 74 min

Discussion with Director Michel Lipkes and Cinema Tropical director Carlos Gutiérrez to follow the screening. Mingle with music, complimentary Mexican food, and mezcal tasting.

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Jazz-on-Film-Logo2Tuesday, March 10th, 7:00pm
Jazz on Film: A Night at the Cotton Club

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Hosted by Loren Schoenberg

 


ReelAbilitiesLOGOSunday, March 15th, 7:30pm
The 7th Annual ReelAbilities NY Disabilities Film Festival Presents:
Mimi and Dona

MIMI AND DONA

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Q&A with director Sophie Sartain.

 

 

 

 


ActressMonday, March 16th, 7:30pm
Actress
(A Women’s History Month Special)
Sponsored by the New York Film and Video Council

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Q&A with director Robert Greene and subject Brandy Burre followed by a reception sponsored by the New York Film and Video Council.

 


sociallyrelevantLOGOTuesday, March 17th, 7:00pm
SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York Series

Curated by Nora Armani and SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York Series
Program of Shorts I
Docs Shorts Competition

Plundering TibetPlundering Tibet
Umudugudu! Rwanda 20 Years On

 

 

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8:10pm
Documentary Feature Competition (1)
Still Running

allinherstrideAll in Her Stride

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9:15pm
Documentary Feature Competition (2)

Truth Through a LensTruth Through a Lens

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sociallyrelevantLOGOWednesday, March 18th, 7:30pm
SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York Series: Program of Shorts II

Curated by Nora Armani and SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York Series
Program of Shorts II
Docs Shorts Competition

Niro and FlickaNiro and Flicka

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

the orchard keepers

The Orchard Keepers

 

 

 

 

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8:35pm
Documentary Feature Competition (3)

lighterthanorangeLighter Than Orange

 

 

 

 

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9:50pm
Program of Shorts III
(Doc Shorts Competition)

RooftopsofJerusalemRooftops of Jerusalem

 
BonetoBrainBone to Brain

 

 

 

LingeringTimeLingering Time

 

 

 

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1971Friday, March 20th- Saturday, March 21st, 7:30pm
1971
(Co-presented by the Cinema Eye Honors For Non-Fiction Filmmaking)

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A Q&A with director Johanna Hamilton and subject Keith Forsyth in person, and Washington Post journalist Betty Medsger via skype will follow the screenings Friday, March 20th.

A skype Q&A with director Johanna Hamilton will follow the screening Saturday, March 21st.


freewayThursday, March 26th, 7:30pm-Wednesday, April 1st, 7:30pm
Freeway: Crack In The System
(U.S. Theatrical Premiere Run, Director’s Cut)

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Q&A with Director Marc Levin following the screenings Thursday, March 26th and Friday, March 27th. More speakers and Q&As to follow.