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January 31, 2015

“AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda​”​ Film Screening at The Kentucky Theatre

“WAKE: The Life of Yogananda ” is the Counterpoint Films award-winning documentary about the Hindu mystic who played a major role in bringing yoga and meditation to the West. The Kentucky Theatre will host a one-time local screening of the film. Tickets are available online only at www.gathr.us/screening/9976 

Start: January 31, 2015 10:00 am
End: January 31, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Screening of “2001: A Space Odyssey” with live orchestral accompaniment at Singletary Center for The Arts

From the groundbreaking 1968 Stanley Kubrick space exploration classic, this live performance adaptation of “2001: A Space Odyssey” features live orchestral and choral music from the original score performed by the University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra and University of Kentucky Chorale accompanying a large-scale projection of the entire movie.  2 screenings: Saturday, Jan. 31 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. …

Start: January 31, 2015 7:00 pm
End: January 31, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States

February 1, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘The Genius of Marian’

Anna Fitch & Banker White, Directors USA, 2013 (PG) English (86 min.) Special screening at UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital’s Pavilion A Auditorium. The Genius of Marian follows Pam White in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Her son, the film maker, works with her as she attempts to write a book that tributes her mother, the artist Marian Steele. …

Start: February 1, 2015 2:00 pm
End: February 1, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: UK Medical Center Pavilion
Address:
Lexington, KY, United States

Film Screening: “2001: Space Odyssey” LIVE Singletary Center for The Arts

From the groundbreaking 1968 Stanley Kubrick space exploration classic, this live performance adaptation of “2001: A Space Odyssey” features live orchestral and choral music from the original score performed by the University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra and University of Kentucky Chorale accompanying a large-scale projection of the entire movie.  finearts.uky.edu

Start: February 1, 2015 3:00 pm
End: February 1, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States

February 2, 2015

Music Movie Mondays at Natasha’s: “Stop Making Sense”

Stop Making Sense is a concert film featuring the Talking Heads live on stage. Directed by Jonathan Demme, it was shot over the course of three nights at Hollywood’s Pantages Theater in December 1983, as the group was touring to promote their new album Speaking in Tongues. www.beetnik.com

Start: February 2, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 2, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

February 5, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘Well Done Abba’ at the Kentucky Theatre

Shyam Benegal, Director India, 2009 (Not Rated) Hindi w/subtitles (144 min.) “Well Done Abba” is a 2009 political satire Hindi film directed by Shyam Benegal, starring Boman Irani, Minissha Lamba and Sameer Dattani in pivotal roles. Mumbai-based businessman Rahul Singh decides to let go his chauffeur, Armaan Ali, who has returned to work after being absent unauthorizedly for about two …

Start: February 5, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 5, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 7, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘The Crash Reel’ at The Kentucky Theater

Lucy Walker, Director USA, 2013 (Not Rated) English (93 min.) This eye-popping film seamlessly combines twenty years of stunning action footage with new specially-shot verité footage and interviews as it follows U.S. champion snowboarder Kevin Pearce and exposes the irresistible but potentially fatal appeal of extreme sports. An escalating rivalry between Kevin and his nemesis Shaun White in the run-up …

Start: February 7, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 7, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 9, 2015

Music Movies Monday at Natasha’s: “London Hyde 1996″

London Hyde Park 1969 is the official release of Blind Faith‘s June 7, 1969 free concert at London’s Hyde Park. www.beetnik.com  

Start: February 9, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 9, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 12, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘The Jewish Cardinal’ at the Kentucky Theater

Ilan Duran Cohen, Director France, 2012 (Not Rated) French w/subtitles (90 min.) The Jewish Cardinal tells the amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at a young age, and later joining the priesthood. Quickly rising within the ranks of the Church, Lustiger was …

Start: February 12, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 12, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 14, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘The Great Beauty’ at The Kentucky Theatre

Paolo Sorrentino, Director Italy, 2013 (PG-13) Italian w/subtitles (142 min.) Journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades. Since the legendary success of his one and only novel, he has been a permanent fixture in the city’s literary and social circles, but when his sixty-fifth birthday coincides with a shock from …

Start: February 14, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 14, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 16, 2015

Music Movies Monday at Natasha’s: “Once”

A modern-day musical about a busker and an immigrant and their eventful week in Dublin, as they write, rehearse and record songs that tell their love story. www.beetnik.com

Start: February 16, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 16, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

February 19, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘A Fierce Green Fire’ at The Kentucky Theatre

Mark Kitchell, Director USA, 2012 (Not Rated) English (101 min.) A FIERCE GREEN FIRE: The Battle for a Living Planet is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement – grassroots and global activism spanning fifty years from conservation to climate change. Directed and written by Mark Kitchell, Academy Award-nominated director of Berkeley in the Sixties, and narrated by Robert …

Start: February 19, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 19, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 21, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘The Good Lie’ at The Kentucky Theatre

Philippe Falardeau, Director                                                                                                              USA, 2014 (PG-13) …

Start: February 21, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 21, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 23, 2015

Music Movie Monday at Natasha’s: “DIG!”

A documentary on the once-promising American rock bands The Brian Jonestown Massacre and The Dandy Warhols, and the friendship/rivalry between their respective founders, Anton Newcombe and Courtney Taylor. Not recommended for younger audiences.  www.beetnik.com

Start: February 23, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 23, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 26, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘ Human Capital’ at The Kentucky Theater

Paolo Virzì, Director Italy, 2013 (Not Rated) Italian w/subtitles (109 min.) Human Capital begins at the end, as a cyclist is run off the road by a careening SUV the night before Christmas Eve. As details emerge of the events leading up to the accident, the lives of the well-to-do Bernaschi family, privileged and detached, will intertwine with the Ossolas, …

Start: February 26, 2015 7:00 pm
End: February 26, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

February 28, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘Fed Up’ at The Kentucky Theater

Stephanie Soechtig, Director USA, 2014 (PG) English (92 min.) Fed Up shows how the first dietary guidelines issued by the U.S. government 30 years ago overlooked the role of dietary sugar in increasing risks of obesity, diabetes, and associated ill-health outcomes, particularly in children. Since these guidelines effectively condoned unlimited addition of sugar to foods consumed by children, sugar consumption …

Start: February 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: February 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

March 5, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘Anita’ at The Kentucky Theater

Freida Lee Mock, Director USA, 2013 (PG) English (95 min.) An entire country watched transfixed as a poised, beautiful African-American woman in a blue dress sat before a Senate committee of 14 white men and with a clear, unwavering voice recounted the repeated acts of sexual harassment she had endured while working with U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas. That …

Start: March 5, 2015 7:00 pm
End: March 5, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

March 7, 2015

One World Film Festival: ‘Selma: The Bridge To The Ballot’ at The Kentucky Theater

A Film from The Southern Poverty Law Center USA, 2015 (Not Rated) English (40 min.)   On March 7, 1956, 600 civil rights activists left Selma, Alabama, on foot, marching for dignity and equality. 18 days, 54 miles, 1 police attack, 1,900 National Guard troops, 2,000 U.S. Army soldiers and countless stories later, they arrived in Montgomery 25,000 strong — …

Start: March 7, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 7, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States