Note: Masks are required for all in-theater events and in the Encore Gallery.
A screening of films from New Mexico's inaugural student film festival featuring films from middle school and high school students. The festival took place in Espanola in late April and featured 62 films from 38 schools in 16 New Mexico counties. More than 500 students participated. TCA is proud to partner with Film Prize Jr New Mexico, sharing ten of the judge and audience favorites including Deming High School students’ film “Estela En El Mar, which took home the Judge’s Choice Award for Best Short Film.
From the extraordinary mind of Palme D’or winning director Apichatpong Weerasethakul, and starring Academy Award winner Tilda Swinton, comes a bewildering drama about a Scottish woman, who, after hearing a loud ‘bang’ at daybreak, begins experiencing a mysterious sensory syndrome while traversing the jungles of Colombia.
Rfor language and brief sexuality.
THE DUKE is set in 1961 when Kempton Bunton, a 60-year old taxi driver, stole Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. It was the first (and remains the only) theft in the Gallery’s history. Kempton sent ransom notes saying that he would return the painting on condition that the government agreed to provide television for free to the elderly. What happened next became the stuff of legend. Only 50 years later did the full story emerge – a startling revelation of how a good man set out to change the world and in so doing saved his son and his marriage.