Performing Arts

Antigone

Sophocles' immortal tragedy ANTIGONE receives a definitive cinematic interpretation in this 1961 fil...

Butley

On any given day Ben Butley, a self-made train wreck of an English Literature professor at a London ...

Casting About

"A striking piece of work,” (Ty Burr, The Boston Globe) Casting About is a lyrical documentary...

A Delicate Balance

Oscar-winner Katharine Hepburn (The Philadelphia Story, The Lion in Winter), Oscar-winner Paul Scofi...

Derek

Written and NARRATED BY ACADEMY AWARD WINNER TILDA SWINTON A FILM BY ISAAC JULIEN PRODUCED BY...

Galileo

Fiddler on the Roof's Topol and a wish-list cast of British theatrical aristocracy, including Sir Jo...

Hedda Gabler

Set in an anonymous corner of suburbia, this contemporary adaptation of Ibsen’s play is a shat...

Hermia & Helena

Camila (Agustina Muñoz, The Princess of France), a young Argentine theater director, travels ...

In Celebration

Utilizing the same brilliant cast as In Celebration's original highly acclaimed Royal Court Theater ...

In Balanchine's Classroom

In Balanchine's Classroom takes us back to the glory years of Balanchine’s New York City Balle...

Journeys from Berlin/1971

“Without a doubt the most ambitious, most risk-taking work of Rainer’s cinematic career....

Love, Cecil

Cecil Beaton was a dazzling chronicler of his time. A photographer, writer, painter, and Oscar®-...

Luther

Stacy Keach, as German cleric Martin Luther, miraculously breathes life and intimacy into one of the...

Macbeth

NOTE: This film is in PAL Region 0, which will play on most computers and some standard North Americ...

matangi / Maya / M.I.A

Drawn from a cache of personal video recordings from the past 22 years, director Steve Loveridge&rsq...

Lucha Mexico

In Mexico, the fight between good and evil has been waged every week for decades, thrilling generati...

Caesar Must Die

The theater in Rome's Rebibbia Prison. A performance of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar has just ended a...

A Midsummer Night's Dream

From the mind of award-winning director JulieTaymor (The Lion King on Broadway, Frida,Titus) comes a...

On Broadway

For anyone who loves theater, this contemporary history of Broadway is a pure joy! As audiences prep...

Bruk Out

Bruk Out! looks deep inside the raw, energetic world of Jamaican Dancehall culture through the eyes ...

Lives of Performers

Rainer’s debut feature film announced both her shift from the world of dance towards avant-gar...

Philadelphia, Here I Come!

Set in playwright Brian Friel's (Dancing at Lughnasa, Faith Healer) mythical Ballybeg, Ireland, The ...

Go Go Mania AKA Pop Gear

SEE AND HEAR 16 GREAT ACTS! THE SHIMMIEST, SHAKINGEST SHIVAREE THAT EVER ROCKED THE INTERNATIONAL BE...

Rhinoceros

Reunited for the only time after their triumph in Mel Brooks' The Producers, Gene Wilder and Zero Mo...

Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction

Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction is a personal documentary about the iconic actor in his intimate ...

Studio 54

For 33 months, from 1977 to 1980, the nightclub Studio 54 was the place to be seen in Manh...

T.S. Eliot’s Four Quartets

Ralph Fiennes’s exquisite performance of T. S. Eliot's poetic masterpiece is dynamically trans...

Kristina Talking Pictures

“What Rainer was up to, after all, was the reinvention of melodrama as a genre, accented for t...

Charlotte Rampling: The Look

Legendary actress Charlotte Rampling (Heading South, Melancholia) is "the perfect confluence of brai...

Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay

Ricky Jay is a world-renowned magician, author, historian and actor (often a mischievous presence in...

The Queen

More than 40 years before RuPaul's Drag Race, this ground-breaking documentary about the 1967 Miss A...

The Cherry Orchard

Acclaimed international director Michael Cacoyannis (Zorba The Greek) and a dream cast of British sc...

Lost in the Stars

The American Film Theatre's Lost in the Stars transforms Alan Paton's world-famous novel of racial o...

The Iceman Cometh

One of the few still undiscovered treasures of American 70s cinema, John Frankenheimer's masterful i...

Kiki & Herb: Live at the Knitting Factory

Justin Bond and Kenny Mellman are KIKI & HERB, worldwide smash punk rebel entertainers, cabaret ...

The Homecoming

In North London, an all-male beehive of inactivity is ruled with a foul mouth and an iron hand by th...

The Maids

Jean Genet, one of the most celebrated creative minds of the 20th century, receives an unbridled, ex...

Denise Ho – Becoming the Song

Denise Ho – Becoming the Song profiles the openly gay Hong Kong singer and human rights a...

Keep the Change

When aspiring filmmaker David (Brandon Polansky) is mandated by a judge to attend a social program a...

The Great Mystical Circus

Reality and fantasy collide in the story of a family-owned circus spanning five generations of decad...

Three Sisters

Nearly a thousand miles away from their beloved Moscow, Chekhov's Three Sisters live in virtual exil...

Theater of War

Filmmaker John Walter artfully captures Meryl Streep groping for – and then seizing – ...

Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris

Eschewing conventional narrative, Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris transforms Mort...

When the Beat Drops

Drop into the electric and subversive underground dance scene known as bucking. As voguing exploded ...

Film About a Woman Who...

Picking up where Lives of Performers left off, Rainer’s second, landmark feature tells the sto...

The Man Who Envied Women

The Man Who Envied Women sees Rainer, in her own words, “throw down the gauntlet to psychoanal...

Privilege (Yvonne Rainer, 1990)

“For Rainer, drama and style aren’t innocent, and the very concept of a story, and the w...

The Yvonne Rainer Collection

The seven feature films directed by Yvonne Rainer between 1972 and 1996 have all been restored in 4K...

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