June 2020 Virtual Cinema
Antiquarian booksellers are part scholar, part detective, and part businessperson, and their personalities and knowledge are as broad as the material they handle. THE BOOKSELLERS takes viewers inside their small but fascinating world, populated by an assortment of obsessives, intellects, eccentrics, and dreamers.
Provided in partnership with Greenwich Entertainment
Master chef, teacher and environmental activist Diana Kennedy is living proof that size has nothing to do with strength. Now in her 90s and barely five feet tall, she's a fierce jolt of energy that has become one of the most celebrated culinary legends of Mexican cuisine.
Provided in partnership with Greenwhich Entertainment
DRIVEWAYS is a story both modest and familiar, but of such gentle humanity that it feels anything but, director Andrew Ahn's warm and inviting character drama is the cinematic embodiment of kindness. Featuring one of actor Brian Dennehy's final film performances.
Provided in partnership with Filmrise
Using interviews and rare archival footage, JOHN LEWIS: GOOD TROUBLE chronicles Lewis' 60-plus years of social activism and legislative action on civil rights, voting rights, health-care reform, and immigration. Using present-day interviews with Lewis, now 79 years old, Porter explores his childhood experiences, his inspiring family, and his fateful meeting with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1957.
Provided in partnership with Magnolia Pictures
The poetic and touching film follows an optimistic stray dog named Marona as she looks back on the human companions she has loved throughout her life. Delivered alongside dazzlingly colorful, sweeping designs, MARONA’S FANTASTIC TALE is a life-affirming tale told with the patient, boundless love of a dog, and reminds us that happiness is a small thing.
Provided in partnership with GKIDS
Embark on a roller coaster of imagination and possibility in this ShortsTV presented compilation of new and acclaimed, family friendly animated short films. Featuring the OSCAR® winning Bear Story and OSCAR® nominees One Small Step, Gopher Broke and Borrowed Time together with Maestro, After The Rain, The Green Bird, Jubilee, Achoo, Outdoors, Voyagers, O28 and more.
Provided in partnership with ShortsTV
Amateur filmmakers from around the world filmed their beloved cats during COVID-19 stay-at-home orders. This compilation reel brings together the cutest, funniest, bravest and most loving of these videos, exclusively filmed during the pandemic.
Provided in partnership with Row House Cinema
When he was only eight, Guor Mading Maker ran from captivity in war-torn Sudan to eventually seek safety in the US. RUNNER depicts Maker ’s difficult and triumphant journey from refugee to a world-renowned athlete. His story is a distinctly inspirational one in which the indomitable human spirit emerges against all odds.
Renowned horror writer Shirley Jackson is on the precipice of writing her masterpiece when the arrival of newlyweds upends her meticulous routine and heightens tensions in her already tempestuous relationship with her philandering husband. The middle-aged couple, prone to ruthless barbs and copious afternoon cocktails, begins to toy mercilessly with the naïve young couple at their door.
Provided in partnership with NEON