January 2 – 13, 2020
CORPUS CHRISTI (Boze Cialo) by Jan Komasa – Poland (on the 2020 Oscars’ International Feature Film Shortlist)
Starring: Bartosz Bielenia, Eliza Rycembel, Tomasz Zietek, Lukasz Simlat
Tuesday, January 7 at 5:15pm – Palm Canyon Theater
Wednesday, January 8 at 3:15pm – Regal Cinemas
Thursday, January 9 at 6:45 – Mary Pickford is D’Place
In a world where forgiveness doesn’t come easy, God’s peace works in mysterious ways. After his spiritual awakening in juvenile prison, a 20-year-old violent offender passes himself off as a priest in a community still reeling from tragedy.
ADVENTURES OF A MATHEMATICIAN by Thor Klein – Germany, Poland, UK
Starring: Philippe Tlokinski, Esther Garrel, Sam Keeley, Joel Basman, Fabian Kocieski
Sunday, January 5 at 6:45pm – Mary Pickford is D’Place
Monday, January 6 at 4:45pm – Regal Cinemas
Saturday, January 11 at 10:00 am – [https://www..psfilmfest.org/palm-springs-high-school]Palm Springs High School
Director Thor Klein’s handsome biopic of Stanisław Ulam, the brilliant Polish mathematician, details the conflicted genius’s contributions to the Manhattan Project, and his grappling with the subsequent ethical fallout of thermonuclear war.
MR. JONES by Agnieszka Holland – Poland, UK, Ukraine
Starring: James Norton, Vanessa Kirby, Peter Sarsgaard, Krzysztof Pieczynski, Michalina Olszanska
Sunday, January 5 at 1:30pm – Regal Cinemas
Sunday, January 12 at 10:00am – Palm Springs High School
Master director Agnieszka Holland’s riveting biopic of Welsh journalist Gareth Jones (Little Women’s James Norton) who first reported on Holodomor, Stalin’s man-made genocidal famine in Soviet Ukraine, is a historical epic about a courageous battle to expose the truth.
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