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Follows the man who survived an assassination attempt by poisoning with a lethal nerve agent in August 2020. During his months-long recovery he makes shocking discoveries about the attempt on his life and decides to return home. The film Alexei Navalny knew we'd watch after his deatth.

NAVALNY Documentary
directed
 by  ​Daniel roher
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Playing Saturday, March 9th at 7:30 pm
Madison Community Arts Center
10 Kings Road, Madison

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Io Capitano DrAMA
directed
 by  ​MattEO GARRONE
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Playing Sun., March 17 at 5:00 pm
Madison Community Arts Center
10 Kings Road, Madison

Oscar Nomination for Best International Feature (Italy)

 

A “reverse shot” of the immigration experience which unfurls an epic, cinematographically magnificent odyssey from West Africa to Italy. The story is told through the mind’s eye and experiences of two Senegalese teenagers living in Dakar who yearn for a brighter future in Europe. Yet between their dreams and reality lies a treacherous journey through a labyrinth of checkpoints, the scorched Saharan desert a fetid North African prison and the vast waters of the Mediterranean where thousands have died packed inside vessels barely fit for passage.

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Call Me Dancer Documentary
directed by  Pip Gilmour
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Playing Saturday, April 27 at 7:30 pm
Madison Community Arts Center
10 Kings Road, Madison

Astonishing! It’s the classic underdog story… touching… lustrous imagery.”
- Matthew Carey, Deadline

A story of perseverance, passion, culture, and an unlikely friendship. It follows Manish Chauhan, a street dancer from Mumbai, whose working-class parents depend on their only son's support. When he accidentally walks into an inner-city dance school and encounters a brilliant but curmudgeonly 70-year-old Israeli ballet master, a hunger develops within him. Ambitious and passionate, Manish is determined to make it as a professional dancer, but the odds are stacked against him.

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The Sitting Duck /
La Syndicaliste
DRAMA
directed by Jean-Paul Salomé
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Coming Soon 
Madison Community Arts Center
10 Kings Road, Madison

An investigative thriller set in the world of nuclear power and corrupt politics, La Syndicaliste follows the true story of Maureen Kearney (Isabelle Huppert), the influential head union representative of a French multinational nuclear powerhouse. A deft navigator of elite political and financial circles, Maureen becomes a whistleblower when she discovers international backroom dealings, exposing secrets that shook the French nuclear sector. Fighting against government ministers and industry leaders, Maureen worked tirelessly to bring the scandal to light and defend thousands of jobs until she was violently sexually assaulted in her own home, seemingly targeted for her attempts to reveal the truth. As her attack is investigated, new elements create doubt in the minds of detectives and lawyers, and they begin to see Maureen not as a victim, but as a suspect. Surrounded by powerful enemies and unable to trust anyone, Maureen must fight to clear her name.       

Official Selection: Venice International Film Festival

Past Screenings at the Film Society of Summit

 

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