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32 films/events

ALOHA FROM LAVALAND
United States 2016 | 52 min.
Documentary, Environment

On June 27 2014, Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano began flowing directly toward the center of Pahoa, a small town on the Big Island. Hard to predict and impossible to stop, the flow threatened to cut off...

Thu, Apr 07 - 6:15PM  Dole A

BEING GOOD
きみはいい子
Japan 2015 | 121 min.
Drama

Growing up, going to school, managing life at home; all quite challenging when you’re a kid. Told through the story of three different people, BEING GOOD is both a heart-warming and heart-wrenching...

Sat, Apr 09 - 5:45PM  Dole A

CHONGQING HOT POT
China 2016 | 94 min.
Action, Crime Thriller, Food

Three high school classmates open a hotpot restaurant in an old bomb shelter in Chongqing. The business turns out a glorious failure. They find a buyer for the restaurant, but must first “enlarge...

Wed, Apr 06 - 6:00PM  Dole A

Thu, Apr 07 - 8:15PM  Dole B

EVERYBODY WANTS SOME
United States 2016 | 116 min.
Closing Night Film | Comedy, Coming of Age

Written and directed by Oscar-nominated maverick filmmaker Richard Linklater (BOYHOOD, DAZED AND CONFUSED, SLACKER, WAKING LIFE, BEFORE SUNRISE), EVERYBODY WANT SOME is the comic spiritual sequel to...

Sun, Apr 10 - 7:30PM  Dole A

FAMILY INGREDIENTS
United States 2016 | 50 min.
Documentary, Environment, Food, Native/Indigenous Peoples

There are two things that are unshakable in Hawaiian culture: food and family. Embark on a culinary journey with chef Ed Kenney as he explores traditional Hawaiian foods, including his childhood...

Tue, Apr 05 - 6:15PM  Dole A

THE GENEALOGY OF SAKE
Japan 2015 | 103 min.
Documentary, Food

A glass of Japanese sake is filled with the spirit of the Japanese sake brewers, or toji. The history of Japanese sake goes back to 2000 years ago, and its brewing process is extremely detailed and...

Sat, Apr 02 - 3:45PM  Dole A

Sat, Apr 09 - 5:30PM  Dole B

HIGH RISE
United Kingdom 2015 | 112 min.
Suspense, Thriller

1975. Two miles west of London, Dr. Robert Laing moves into his new apartment seeking soulless anonymity, only to find that the building's residents have no intention of leaving him alone....

Tue, Apr 05 - 8:30PM  Dole B

HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE
New Zealand 2016 | 101 min.
Coming of Age, Drama, Native/Indigenous Peoples

Raised on hip-hop and foster care, city kid Ricky gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside. He quickly finds himself at home with his new foster family: the loving Aunt Bella, the...

Sun, Apr 03 - 7:45PM  Dole A

Fri, Apr 08 - 8:30PM  Dole A

THE INERASABLE
Japan 2016 | 107 min.
Mystery, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller

Part detective mystery, part ghost thriller, THE INERASABLE is a classic ‘obake’ film with an inventive twist that will keep you guessing. A mystery writer has taken a job writing haunted tales...

Sat, Apr 02 - 8:45PM  Dole A

Fri, Apr 08 - 8:45PM  Dole B

INITIATION LOVE
イニシエーション・ラブ
Japan 2015 | 110 min.
Drama, Mystery, Romance

A love story set in Shizuoka and Tokyo, Japan in the late 1980s and told in two versions, Side A and Side B — Suzuki (Shota Matsuda) is a university student in Shizuoka attempting to find a job....

Wed, Apr 06 - 8:00PM  Dole A

Thu, Apr 07 - 6:00PM  Dole B

THE KILLING FIELDS OF DR. HAING S. NGOR
United States 2015 | 87 min.
Biography, History, Human Rights, Social Issues, War

When Dr. Haing S. Ngor was forced into labor camps by the Khmer Rouge, little did he know he would escape years of torture and recreate his experiences in a film that would win him an Academy...

Sat, Apr 02 - 1:30PM  Dole B

Sun, Apr 03 - 1:30PM  Dole B

LOVE & FRIENDSHIP
France, Ireland, Netherlands 2015 | 94 min.
Drama, Period piece

Set in the opulent drawing rooms of eighteenth-century English society, LOVE & FRIENDSHIP focuses on the machinations of a beautiful widow, Lady Susan Vernon (Kate Beckinsale), who, while waiting...

Fri, Apr 08 - 6:15PM  Dole B

THE LOVERS AND THE DESPOT
United Kingdom 2015 | 93 min.
Biography, Documentary, History

They were the Brangelina of ’70s South Korea—the romance between film director Shin Sang-ok and actress Choi Eun-hee took them to the heights of Korean society. Fame took a toll on their love,...

Sun, Apr 03 - 5:15PM  Dole B

Mon, Apr 04 - 6:00PM  Dole B

THE MAN WHO KNEW INFINITY
United Kingdom 2015 | 108 min.
Drama, History, Period piece

Featuring terrific performances by SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE star Dev Patel and Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons, THE MAN WHO KNEW INFINITY tells the story of Srinivasa Ramanujan, the Indian mathematician...

Sun, Apr 03 - 12:30PM  Dole A

Sun, Apr 10 - 12:00PM  Dole A

MARGUERITE
Belgium, Czech Republic, France 2015 | 129 min.
Comedy, Drama, Period piece

Paris, 1920s. Marguerite Dumont is a wealthy woman, lover of the music and the opera. She loves to sing for her friends, although she's not a good singer. Yet both her friends and her husband...

Sat, Apr 02 - 3:30PM  Dole B

Mon, Apr 04 - 8:00PM  Dole B

MORRIS FROM AMERICA
Germany, United States 2015 | 91 min.
Comedy, Coming of Age, Drama

MORRIS FROM AMERICA revolves around a 13-year-old African-American boy named Morris and the relationship he has with his father, Curtis, during the transitional period of adolescence. Complicating...

Sat, Apr 02 - 8:30PM  Dole B

Wed, Apr 06 - 6:15PM  Dole B

MR. SIX
老炮儿
China 2015 | 136 min.
Crime, Drama, Suspense, Thriller

Many years ago Mr. Six was a notorious gangster. That was back when there was such a thing as honor among thieves, when criminals earned respect and maintained principles. These days Mr. Six is all...

Fri, Apr 08 - 6:00PM  Dole A

Sat, Apr 09 - 7:45PM  Dole B

PERSONA NON GRATA
杉原千畝 スギハラ チウネ
Japan 2015 | 139 min.
Opening Night Film | Drama, History, Period piece, War

The audacious true story of the Japanese diplomat who acted against orders to save thousands of Jewish lives from Nazi extermination, PERSONA NON GRATA is a sweeping, historical film that follows...

Sat, Apr 02 - 6:00PM  Dole A

Sun, Apr 10 - 4:45PM  Dole A

REMEMBER YOU
나를 잊지 말아요
South Korea 2016 | 106 min.
Drama, Romance

Seok-Won (Korean superstar Jung Woo-Sung) lost 10 years of his memory after a car accident. He now has trouble identifying his family, friends or even himself. For some reason, he has a great deal of...

Tue, Apr 05 - 8:15PM  Dole A

Sat, Apr 09 - 8:15PM  Dole A

RYUZO AND HIS SEVEN HENCHMEN
龍三と七人の子分たち
Japan 2015 | 110 min.
Black Comedy, Comedy, Crime & Gangster

Ryuzo, a retired yakuza, reminisces about the old days. But, when he becomes a victim of a major scam, he is disappointed in the current state of the criminal underworld. Therefore, he enlists his...

Tue, Apr 05 - 6:00PM  Dole B

Sun, Apr 10 - 7:45PM  Dole B

SEOUL SEARCHING
South Korea, United States 2015 | 105 min.
Asian American, Comedy, Coming of Age, Drama

Seoul, 1986. Overseas Korean teens are participating in a government sponsored summer camp for them to learn about their heritage. With a summer of partying ahead of them, they’re on a crash course...

Wed, Apr 06 - 8:15PM  Dole B

Sat, Apr 09 - 3:15PM  Dole B

SING STREET
Ireland 2015 | 106 min.
Comedy, Coming of Age, Drama

With 1980s Dublin mired in recession, Conor’s parents move him from a comfortable private school to a rough inner-city public school where the scrappy 14-year-old forms a band. Mentored by his...

Sat, Apr 09 - 1:15PM  Dole A

SOMETHING LIKE SOMETHING LIKE IT
の・ようなもの のようなもの
Japan 2016 | 95 min.
Comedy, Drama

Shinden is a young, but untalented apprentice with a ‘rakugo’ (traditional comic storytelling) troupe in Tokyo. One day, when the troupe’s rich benefactor comes to visit, one of the members...

Mon, Apr 04 - 6:15PM  Dole A

Sat, Apr 09 - 3:30PM  Dole A

SONS OF HALAWA
United States 2015 | 56 min.
Documentary, Environment, Native/Indigenous Peoples, Social Issues

'Anakala (Uncle) Pilipo Solatorio is the last native resident of a sacred Hawaiian valley. He searches for a successor to keep cultural traditions alive.

Sun, Apr 03 - 2:45PM  Dole A

Sun, Apr 10 - 2:45PM  Dole B

SUNSET SONG
United Kingdom 2015 | 135 min.
Drama, History, Period piece

Based on a famous Scottish novel set in rural Scotland, SUNSET SONG follows a young woman named Chris and her intense passion for life, for the unsettling Ewan, and for the unforgiving land. When the...

Sun, Apr 03 - 7:30PM  Dole B

Sun, Apr 10 - 5:00PM  Dole B

SWEET 20
Em là bà noi cua anh
Vietnam 2015 | 127 min.
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

Mrs. Dai is a foul-mouthed widow who lives with her only son’s family. One day, she is shocked to discover that her son wants to send her away to the countryside. Heart-broken, Mrs. Dai wanders the...

Sun, Apr 03 - 5:00PM  Dole A

Mon, Apr 04 - 8:15PM  Dole A

TANNA
Australia, Vanuatu 2015 | 105 min.
Action, Drama, Native/Indigenous Peoples

After a young woman runs away with the man she loves to avoid an arranged marriage, villagers wrestle with preserving their traditional culture or adapting it to the increasing outside demands for...

Sat, Apr 02 - 6:15PM  Dole B

Sat, Apr 09 - 1:00PM  Dole B

TYRUS
United States 2015 | 75 min.
Art, Asian American, Biography

TYRUS is a feature-length documentary film that tells the unlikely story of 104-year old Chinese American artist Tyrus Wong, and how he overcame poverty and racism to become a celebrated modernist...

Sun, Apr 03 - 3:30PM  Dole B

Sun, Apr 10 - 1:00PM  Dole B

ZUBAAN
India 2015 | 115 min.
Bollywood, Bollywood, Drama, Music

Dilsher, born to a poor Punjabi family, ventures to the big city, seeking to find his true self. He soon runs up the ranks of a major corporation and becoming the adopted son of the CEO, much to the...

Thu, Apr 07 - 8:00PM  Dole A

Sun, Apr 10 - 2:15PM  Dole A

32 films/events