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Fall Arts: Screenings

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Wednesday 9.11

Film: Rika 2: Lonely Wanderer — A few weeks back, the Psychotronic Film Society screened a little-known "Pinky Violence" film from Japan called "Rika: The Mixed-Blood Girl." Now, by popular demand, they’re screening its 1973 sequel "Rika 2 - Lonely Wanderer," which finds the same tough gang leader investigating the mysterious explosion of a ship and the criminal activity surrounding it. $8 8 p.m. The Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave.

Sunday 9.15

Film: Hello, Dolly! — In this Academy Award-winning musical, we follow matchmaker Dolly Levi who travels to Yonkers to find a partner for "half-a-millionaire" Horace Vandergelder, convincing his niece, his niece’s intended, and his two clerks to travel to New York City along the way. $8 3 p.m.. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Tuesday 9.17

Film: The Souvenir — Dramatic, acclaimed writer-director Joanna Hogg’s film follows a shy but ambitious film student who begins to find her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship. $10 7 p.m.. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Fraidy-Cat Film Fest — Short films about ghosts, goblins, and other things that go bump in the night. 7 p.m. White Whale Craft Ales, 1207 Bull St.

Wednesday 9.18

Forgotten B&W Murder Mysteries Double Feature — The PFS has paired two little-known, shorter-than-average B&W murder mysteries from the late 1950s and early 1960s into one extremely fun double-feature. $7 8 p.m.. sentientbean.com. The Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave.

Thursday 9.19

Film: Paris to Pittsburgh — This documentary is being offered through Interfaith Power and Light to draw faith communities together to inspire local community action to heal the climate for the benefit of all. Free 6:30 p.m. Asbury Memorial UMC, 1008 E. Henry Street.

Film: Doctor Zhivago — It won five Oscars in 1966, coming three years after Lean’s other lengthy Oscar-winning spectacle "Lawrence of Arabia," which also featured Omar Sharif. Your $10 ticket comes with a complimentary glass of wine. $10 7 p.m.. Tybee Post Theater, 10 Van Horne.

Film: The Souvenir — Joanna Hogg’s The Souvenir follows a shy but ambitious film student who begins to find her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship. i$5-$10 7 p.m.. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Friday 9.20

Courtyard Movie Night — Join Foxy in the courtyard for a monthly movie screening with Tex-Mex, beer, wine, and pastries. Free third Friday of every month, 8 p.m.. foxyloxycafe.com. Foxy Loxy Cafe, 1919 Bull St.

Film: Playing Hard/Zabawa Zabawa — Three women (a public prosecutor, a head pediatrician, a young student) struggling with alcohol addiction are the subject of writer-director Kinga Debska’s powerful psychological drama. Presented by CinemaSavannah. $10, cash only 6:30 p.m. Savannah Cultural Arts Center, Corner of MLK and Oglethorpe Streets.

Historic Screening/Discussion of 40 Acres and a Mule — The 30-minute docudrama shows how the meeting came about, what actually happened during the meeting and the impact it had. The September 20 screening is the first time it will be shown in the house where the meeting took place. 7 p.m. Green-Meldrim House, 14 West Macon Street.

Sat/Sun 9.21-22

Film: Where’d You Go, Bernadette? — Based on the runaway bestseller, "Where’d You Go, Bernadette" is an inspiring comedy starring Oscar winner Cate Blanchett, who plays Bernadette Fox, a Seattle architect, who seems to have it all. $8 adults, $5 children 12 and under 7 p.m. Tybee Post Theater, 10 Van Horne.

Tuesday 9.24

Film: Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles — Paris, 1930. Salvador Dalí and Luis Buñuel are main figures of the Surrealist movement, but Buñuel is left penniless after a scandal surrounding his first film L’Age d’Or. However, his good friend, the sculptor Ramón Acín, buys a lottery ticket with the promise that, if he wins, he will pay for his next film. Incredibly, luck is on their side, the ticket is a winner and so they set out to make the movie. $10 7 p.m.. lucastheatre.com. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Saturday 10.5

Graveface Fright Fest 2019 — The Graveface Fright Fest is back yet again at the Lucas. That’s 9 solid hours of creepy fun including 5 horror flicks (virtually none of which have ever been shown on the Big Screen in this town), several merchandise vendors, raffles for awesome prizes before each film, and a Fake Trailer contest with some big gift packages. 3 p.m.. lucastheatre.com. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Sunday 10.6

Film: Moulin Rouge — Directed by Baz Luhrmann, this Academy Award-winning musical is a dazzling spectacle that delights all the senses. A young Englishman in 1899 Paris becomes infatuated with Satine, a singer at the Moulin Rouge. However, she has been promised by the manager to a Duke in return for funding his next production. $8 3 p.m.. lucastheatre.com. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Friday 10.11

Film: Honeyland — Winner of major international film festivals including three top awards at this year’s Sundance, Honeyland is a breathtaking and heartbreaking documentary that first opens your eyes and then your heart and mind. Presented by CinemaSavannah. $10, cash preferred 6:30 p.m. Savannah Cultural Arts Center, Corner of MLK and Oglethorpe Streets.

Friday 10.18

Courtyard Movie Night — Join Foxy in the courtyard for a monthly movie screening with Tex-Mex, beer, wine, and pastries. Free third Friday of every month, 8 p.m.. foxyloxycafe.com. Foxy Loxy Cafe, 1919 Bull St.

Friday 10.25

Film: Luce — A married couple is forced to reckon with their idealized image of their son, adopted from war-torn Eritrea, after an alarming discovery by a devoted high school teacher threatens his status as an all-star student. Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, and Tim Roth star in this tense and absorbing psychological thriller that premiered to wide acclaim Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. Presented by CinemaSavannah. $10, cash preferred 6:30 p.m. Savannah Cultural Arts Center, Corner of MLK and Oglethorpe Streets.

Friday 11.8

Film: Queen of Hearts — CinemaSavannah will present one of the very first US screenings of Queen of Hearts, 2019 Sundance audience winner and a major contender for best foreign film this year. The film marks an impressive feature debut by the hugely talented May el-Toukhy and features yet another astounding performance by the great Trine Dyrholm. $10, cash preferred 6:30 p.m. Savannah Cultural Arts Center, Corner of MLK and Oglethorpe Streets.

Monday 11.11

Film: From Here to Eternity — At an Army barracks in Hawaii in the days preceding the attack on Pearl Harbor, lone-wolf soldier and boxing champion "Prew" Prewitt refuses to box, preferring to play the bugle instead. Hard-hearted Capt. Holmes subjects Prew to a grueling series of punishments while, unknown to Holmes, the gruff but fair Sgt. Warden engages in a clandestine affair with the captain’s mistreated wife. $5-8 7 p.m.. 912-525-5050. cdepue@scad.edu. lucastheatre.com. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Friday 11.15

Courtyard Movie Night — Join Foxy in the courtyard for a monthly movie screening with Tex-Mex, beer, wine, and pastries. Free third Friday of every month, 8 p.m.. foxyloxycafe.com. Foxy Loxy Cafe, 1919 Bull St.

Sunday 11.17

Film: Funny Face — Dispatched on an assignment, New York City-based fashion photographer Dick Avery is struck by the beauty of Jo Stockton, a shy bookstore employee he’s photographed by accident, who he believes has the potential to become a successful model. $8 3 p.m.. lucastheatre.com. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Tuesday 11.19

National Theatre Live: All About Eve — Gillian Anderson and Lily James lead in All About Eve, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London. All About Eve tells the story of Margo Channing. $15 7 p.m.. lucastheatre.com. Lucas Theatre for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.

Friday 12.20

Courtyard Movie Night — Join Foxy in the courtyard for a monthly movie screening with Tex-Mex, beer, wine, and pastries. Free third Friday of every month, 8 p.m.. foxyloxycafe.com. Foxy Loxy Cafe, 1919 Bull St.

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