Mixing Hollywood flair with the element of surprise, Talk Cinema offers sneak previews of new independent and foreign films - personally selected by nationally recognized film critic Harlan Jacobson from Cannes, Sundance, Toronto and other internationally ranked film festivals. Screenings are followed by critical discussions with film scholars and talent.
The 2016-17 season finale is the most improbable of films, a valentine to Moscow by Irish filmmaker Johnny O'Reilly. The film dives headlong into the volatile intersections of contemporary Moscow and the intimate lives of five people, revealing the pulsating spirit of Europe’s biggest city, the cruelty and beauty of the Russian spirit and a true impression of a vibrant culture bursting through the cracks of a corrupt government.
29 and Under Ticket Discounts: Arts lovers 29 years and under enjoy 50-percent off tickets to selected events. All ticket prices (A, B and C) are available for the 50-percent discount (one ticket per eligible youth). Tickets are limited and may be purchased online, by phone or in person using promo code 29UNDER.