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April 2017
$15

I’ll Push You – SOLD OUT

April 24 @ 4:45 pm - 6:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Two lifelong friends embark on an epic journey to hike Spain's famed Camino de Santiago. Conquering mountains, deserts, hills and valleys of a 500-mile ancient pilgrimage is challenging enough for the able-bodied. But these friends show the true test of humanity by physically and mentally pushing each other, despite one being in a wheelchair. In order to reach their goal of completing this amazing trek, they will encounter many seemingly insurmountable obstacles and incredible setbacks. The pair will face these…

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The Barn Raisers

April 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Scattered across the Upper Midwest of America are the architectural remnants of our country as it once was, barns. Discover the architectural beauty of these vanishing country cathedrals, and the role they played in the settling and building of our nation. Screening with: {title:linked}{thumbnail}

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Aerial Ireland

April 24 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A fascinating and revealing story of Ireland: its geology, natural terrain, human history and built environment as seen from the air. Using stunning drone aerial photography, this is a spectacular overview of the multifaceted complexity of the incredibly diverse, beautiful and historically significant island of Ireland.

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Moon Dogs

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Two teenage stepbrothers embark on a road trip from Shetland to Glasgow that will push their tenuous relationship to the brink. When they encounter a beautiful aspiring Irish singer, both boys are beguiled, and passions come to a head with a music festival and an ancient Norse ceremony as the backdrop. Join us for a Q&A following the screening with: Writers - Raymond Friel & Derek Boyle Producer - Kathy Speirs Actor - Christy O'Donnell This film has another screening…

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$20 - $45

The Diary Of Fireflies (Cho Em Gần Anh Thêm Chút Nữa) – Vietnamese Spotlight

April 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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An unexpected and deep love story between a young man who loses faith in life after the death of his mother to cancer, and a young woman who only wants to live out the best of her remaining days. Co-Presented with Sunrise Seagull Productions  After the Film: Join us for our Pacific Rim Showcase Party:

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Dead Draw

April 24 @ 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Someone knows about the 25 million, someone knows about the plane to Mexico, someone killed their getaway pilot. As loyalty turns to suspicion and friends become enemies, four criminals try to uncover the rat and escape their past, if they can survive the night.   Q&A following the screening with Director/Writer Brian Klemesrud, Faust Checho, Jim Timperman and more!

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I’ll Push You (2nd Screening) – SOLD OUT

April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Two lifelong friends embark on an epic journey to hike Spain's famed Camino de Santiago. Conquering mountains, deserts, hills and valleys of a 500-mile ancient pilgrimage is challenging enough for the able-bodied. But these friends show the true test of humanity by physically and mentally pushing each other, despite one being in a wheelchair. In order to reach their goal of completing this amazing trek, they will encounter many seemingly insurmountable obstacles and incredible setbacks. The pair will face these…

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Seeing is Believing: Women Direct

April 25 @ 2:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Seeing Is Believing

Three women discuss the process of their creativity and reveal what drove them to become directors. Each one shares valuable insights into how they face and overcome obstacles. This film is screening as part of the Short Femme Factor program. The other films in this program are:

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$15

Touch

April 25 @ 2:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Touch

When a single mom, facing eviction, is offered a night’s work, she seeks a babysitter for her two small children. Desperate, she reaches out to the last person she wants to ask for a favor.

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Bambina

April 25 @ 2:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Bambina

An isolated expatriate experiences psychosis and depression after giving birth.

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Minh Tâm

April 25 @ 2:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Minh

Devoted to the education of her autistic son and overwhelmed by a domineering mother, a woman uses men to escape briefly from daily life until she meets a unique man.

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Roxy

April 25 @ 2:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Roxy

Unbroken bonds and reconciliation with the past bring an olderprostitute and a man together.

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$15

See Me Now

April 25 @ 2:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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See Me Now

A woman lost in the drudgery of her daily life rediscovers her long forgotten self.

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Horn From The Heart: The Paul Butterfield Story (2nd Screening)

April 25 @ 2:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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As a teenager in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood, Paul Butterfield broke cultural barriers by traveling to tough south and west side neighborhoods to learn at the feet of Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, and Little Walter. He then carried the blues torch to the predominantly white rock audience of the 1960s. Through his music and words, along with first-hand accounts of his family, his bandmates and the others closest to him, this is the complex story of the artist many call…

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Sanctuary (2nd Screening)

April 25 @ 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Two mentally disabled people are in love for the first time. They attend a training center that gives them work. The problem is they and the other attendees will soon be relieved of their duties. In place of work, the center decides to take the group on field trips. During one of these trips the two lovers successfully bribe their not so careful caretaker to let them get a hotel while the others attend a movie. While they’re at the…

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Alzheimer’s: A Love Story

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Love lives on, even through the trials and tribulations of a disheartening disease.

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Washed Away – Voices & Short Choices

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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On the days he can get out of bed, a man creates masterpieces and is thankful for the pain, which serves as the emotional root of his work.

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Strongest I’ll Ever Be

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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After being handed a heartbreaking diagnosis of ALS, award-winning photographer Anthony Carbajal confronts the disease in order to create a meaningful life with what time he has left.

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The Day the Music Died

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A focus on focal dystonia, a neurological movement disorder that silences musicians.

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Incomplete (Incomplets) – Voices & Short Choices

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Five people face different disabilities through ages – namely the inability to hear, touch, smell, talk, and live.

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Just, go! – Voices & Short Choices

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Inspired by the true story of a young man who lost both legs in a childhood accident. The girl he is in love with suddenly gets her bag stolen, and he must chase after the thieves.

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Speechless – Voices & Short Choices

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A little boy walks through a toy store full of people talking in a strange and incomprehensible language. Alone, he bonds with a young mother who finds a way to communicate with him without words.

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The Evans Girl – Voices & Short Choices

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A quiet thirteen year old girl learns how to become a woman from her distraught mother who abandoned her two years ago.

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Voices & Short Choices

April 25 @ 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Voices and Short Choices

The strength and courage of these brave voices are anything but short.  

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Brave New Jersey (2nd Screening)

April 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The year is 1938 and it’s the eve of Halloween in small town Lullaby, New Jersey. Orson Welles is about to deliver his soon-to-be-infamous radio broadcast “War of the Worlds." What he didn’t predict was the mass hysteria that ramified across the nation as millions of Americans actually believed that Martians were invading the US. The citizen’s lives change forever as they right wrongs and take risks in the belief of it being their last night on Earth. This film…

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Some Freaks (2nd Screening)

April 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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When a one-eyed high school senior meets a seemingly fearless plus-size girl, he falls more in love than he ever thought possible. However, when she moves cross-country to go to college she loses over 50 pounds. While Matt struggles to accept her new body, she begins to question whether he is really the man she wants to date. As the distance widens between them, they are forced to confront who they are, who they were, and who everyone thinks they're…

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Sled Dogs

April 25 @ 5:45 pm - 7:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Explore both sides of the dog sledding industry and it's crown jewel, the Alaskan Iditarod: the triumphant entertainment it provides, and the animal abuse that entertainment may be predicated upon. Join Us for a Q&A Following the Screening With: Filmmaker - Fern Levitt Look for our rescued sled dogs walking around Fashion Island!

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$15

Mele Murals

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Mele Murals

The stories of two graffiti artists, Stria Miyashiro and John Hina, and their joint quest to uphold Hawaiian culture and bring modern graffiti art to a new generation of Native Hawaiians.

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No Dress Code Required

April 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A loving couple in Baja California prepare for their grand, storybook wedding. There's just one little problem. They're a gay male couple and their union is illegal.

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Negative

April 25 @ 7:45 pm - 9:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A former British spy flees Los Angeles for Phoenix after a deal with a cartel goes wrong. She's joined by a street photographer who puts both their lives at risk by taking her photo at the wrong time in the wrong place. Join Us for a Q&A Following the Screening With: Director - Joshua Caldwell Actors - Simon Quarterman & Katia Winter

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Another Time

April 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A chemical plant worker, who's arrested during a demonstration and is imprisoned without trial, comes home after being released from prison, only to find out his daughter has given birth out of wedlock.

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GOLD BALLS (2nd Screening)

April 26 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Welcome to the world of Ultra Senior tennis where octogenarians train like young pros, travel like itinerant rock bands, and actually look forward to getting older. Through the lens of this unique subculture, explore what it means to grow old, pursue a goal, and be a champion, at any age. Join Us for a Q&A Following the Screening With: Composer - Catherine Grealish This film has another screening

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Moon Dogs (2nd Screening)

April 26 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Two teenage stepbrothers embark on a road trip from Shetland to Glasgow that will push their tenuous relationship to the brink. When they encounter a beautiful aspiring Irish singer, both boys are beguiled, and passions come to a head with a music festival and an ancient Norse ceremony as the backdrop. Join us for a Q&A following the screening with: Writers - Raymond Friel & Derek Boyle Producer - Kathy Speirs Actor - Christy O' Donnell This film has another…

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The Head Vanishes

April 26 @ 2:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The Head Vanishes

Living with degenerative dementia, a lady is determined to take the train to the seaside, as she does every summer. But the trip takes some unexpected, imaginative turns.

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The Legendary Jerry G

April 26 @ 2:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The Legendary Jerry G

The life and career of Jerry Greben, who has worked as a professional stand-in for nearly 30 years.

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Dear Kate

April 26 @ 2:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Dear Kate

Young of mind, with only memories for friends, an elderly woman attempts to reach out to her estranged daughter.

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Assisted Living

April 26 @ 2:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Assisted Living

An elderly man with mild dementia battles his daughter to keep his money, dignity, and independence, and does so through embracing his childhood fantasy of becoming a dancer.

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Solitude

April 26 @ 2:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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solitude

An 80-year-old widow spends each day visiting her local train station. The staff notice and give her something in an envelope, hoping she'll no longer return.

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Winter’s Journey (Winterreise)

April 26 @ 2:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Waiting at the last station of his journey through life, Walter's family and friends all know what is best for him, but in the end they have to understand that his ending belongs only to him.

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Strange Occurrences in a Small Irish Village

April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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One dark evening in 1879 in the town of Knock, Ireland, fifteen villagers claim to witness a vision of the Virgin Mary. After two official inquiries, the village was declared a Marian Shrine. Today, Knock's 2,000 residents welcome over one million pilgrims annually. Everyone wants to believe in miracles. Welcome to the village built on one.

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Out of Innocence

April 26 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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In the midst of religiously fervent 1980s Ireland, a link is incorrectly made between the secret birth of a stillborn baby, and the brutal murder of another. At a time of social discord and change in Ireland, marked by religious sectarianism, the abortion debate and the emergence of the first women's movement - a young mother finds herself the unwitting central figure in a stubborn contest of the individual versus the State. Q&A immediately following the film with Director Danny…

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Hope

April 26 @ 5:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Hope

After an unsuccessful escape, a mother and her son are deported to a prison camp and separated. The son holds onto the memory of his mother, giving him strength and hope.

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To Build a Fire

April 26 @ 5:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The tragic tale of a trapper and his dog trying to survive in the hostile Yukon climate.

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Deafblind Couple

April 26 @ 5:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Deafblind Couple

A man and woman who can neither see nor hear wake up in bed next to each other and rekindle their relationship through touch alone.

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Miles Of Sand

April 26 @ 5:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Miles Of Sand

Living as a single mom, a lady in rural India must pay a heavy price to repay her debts.

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Pool

April 26 @ 5:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Pool

On a quest to understand her grandmother's past, Claudia meets Marlene, an old woman who has created a tribute to her dear friend's memories inside an empty pool.

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The Spa

April 26 @ 5:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The Spa

When a retiree declares he no longer wants the new spa he's just ordered, the deliveryman suspects there's more to the story than he's willing to admit.

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Youth

April 26 @ 5:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Youth

Wasted on the young? A sci-fi film about growing old in a world of perpetual youth.

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Code of Survival (NO LONGER SCREENING)

April 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Code of Survival

This film is no longer screening due to unforeseen technical issues. Each year, millions of tons of Roundup are applied to the land leading to infertile soil, resistant superweeds, contaminated crops, and sick livestock. Follow researchers as they search for an achievable and viable organic alternative to the poison-addicted industrial model that is killing our planet.

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Dateline-Saigon (2nd Screening)

April 26 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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At the outset of the Vietnam War, five award-winning journalists discover that the truth on the ground sharply diverged from the official White House story. As they struggle to get the truth out, the government targets them as the enemy. Each goes on to win a Pulitzer Prize. Their controversial and groundbreaking reporting ushered in a new era of journalism that sought to hold the government accountable. This film has another screening

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The Archer (2nd Screening)

April 26 @ 7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Archery champion Lauren Pierce has just landed in Paradise Trails, a brutal juvenile correctional facility in the wilderness. When Lauren learns how deep corruption runs at Paradise Trails under the rule of warden and bow-hunter Bob Patrice, she makes her escape, traversing the wilderness with rebellious inmate Rebecca Rolinski. They fight to survive both the elements and a desperate Bob, who’s hunting his prey to make sure his secret stays buried… even if he has to bury them with it.…

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Sea Gypsies: The Far Side of the World

April 26 @ 7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The Infinity is no well-financed, ice-reinforced super yacht. Nor is it crewed by sailors with any real experience or even a carefully thought out agenda. It’s motley crew is fearless and in this journey they conquer an 8,000 mile crossing, from New Zealand to Patagonia, at their own discretion. Along the way they battle a hurricane, icy seas, and Japanese whalers in this wild ride, touching on environmental activism themes, a rapidly diminishing ecosystem and raw adventure. Join Us for…

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Actors Anonymous

April 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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An ex-junkie meets a 20-year old South Dakotan transplant during an acting class in Los Angeles. While acting may just be a pipe dream for the newcomer, it's the only way the recovering addict can get his life back on track and support his two children. As each young man’s obsessions mount, their identities intertwine with the Hollywood star they both worship, ultimately resurrecting the dark corridors of their pasts.   Q&A With Director Justin S. Lee and Jake Robbins…

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It Ain’t Pretty

April 26 @ 8:15 pm - 9:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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It Ain't Pretty

The next generation of female surfers is about to face a problem bigger than the waves they ride. Far from the surf, these young girls will be sculpted by contemporary media’s portrayal of women: who they should be and what they should look like. It’s no longer just about the waves. It’s about creating new role models based on ability and determination. Q&A with Director Dayla Soul and Editor Jody Banks following the screening Screening with: {title:linked}{thumbnail}

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Iceland Traverse

April 26 @ 8:15 pm - 9:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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World renown mountain bike legends Hans Rey and Steve Peat set out to traverse Iceland on their mountain bikes from North to South in the summer of 2016. Together with local rider Runar Omarsson they embraced on this 6 day adventure in some of the most beautiful and diverse landscape and on spectacular trails. Dealing with the weather, unexpected snowfall, high rivers, challenging trails and breakdowns along the way. This documentary takes you on a journey on two wheels with…

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The Wizard Oz

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The Wizard Oz

The Wizard Oz created a life for himself that is stranger than fiction. Through the magic of love, his life will live on forever.

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All the World is a Stage

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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All the World Is A Stage

A new, animated spin on Shakespeare's famous poem "All the World's a Stage."

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Joe Blaustein and the Flood of Florence

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Artist Joe Blaustein recalls the 1966 Flood of Florence and the strange confluence of events that led him and his pregnant wife to the city the night the floodwaters rose.

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Strings Attached

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Strings Attached

The Fratello Marionettes duo perform a timeless craft with consummate skill. Their youthful audiences are drawn into a magical world of beautifully made doll-like creatures who come alive.

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Berlin Metanoia

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Berlin Metanoia

As citizens go about their absurd everyday tasks, a woman is haunted by a menacing memory from her past, while an escaped bear causes some panic in the city.

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Beyond the Curtain (超越窗帘)

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Beyond the Curtain

During China's cultural revolution, a young boy is invested in the world of an obscure comic book he received from a homeless man, not knowing there's something else hidden in it's story.

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Heart, Baby! (2nd Screening)

April 27 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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After receiving a 40 year sentence at the age of 18, a young black man turns himself into a boxer in prison. The violence within him, responsible for getting him into prison, might be his ticket out as he starts to get looks from Olympic scouts. However, leaving prison once and for all will also mean leaving the one thing he can’t live without - his white transgender cellmate. Cast and crew scheduled to attend the Q&A after the film!…

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I Hate The Man In My Basement

April 27 @ 2:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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A man is in grief after the murder of his wife. When he’s coerced by an obnoxious co-worker to join him for some salsa lessons, he develops an unexpected crush on his instructor. Unfortunately for him, it’s hard to move on with a budding romance when you have your wife’s killer chained up in the basement.

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Augie

April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Augie

Armed with irreverent humor and a boundless love of life, paralysis has done little to slow down Augie Nieto, genius entrepreneur and LifeFitness mogul, who continues to work to find the cure for ALS. Q&A with Director James Keach, Producer Eric Carlson, Augie & Lynne Nieto following the screening

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Anatomy

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Anatomy

A humorous, anatomical analysis about why a man has become the way he is.

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Bishop Edward King Chapel

April 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Bishop Edward King Chapel

An architectural look at images of wood, light and stone that aims to shape our religious and spiritual life. Screening with: {title:linked}{thumbnail}

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Bathrooms

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Bathrooms

Often times the walls of a room can know more about us than the family members we are closest to.

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Breath (Respiro)

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Breath

When a Syrian refugee has to cross the Italian border she discovers that just one thing can save her: her breath. Evolution! Mallorca International Film Festival Winner 2016.

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Dear Kid (Älskade Unge)

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Dear Kid

When a mother begins to feel uneasy about a swimming coach's relation to one of the kids, she faces a dilemma of ruining someone's reputation or ignoring a possible abuse.

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Dreamkeeper

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Dreamkeeper

A Dream Watchman is content with his routine life of watching and observing. When an optimistic girl escapes her dream, his routine structure comes crashing down.

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Glimpse

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Glimpse

One young couple must decide whether or not to still start a life together after their Glimpse into the future reveals more than they anticipated.

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Ernie

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Ernie

When a desperate man's suicide attempt rips a hole in the ceiling, he begins to form a friendship with the young boy who lives in the apartment above.

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Temporary.

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Temporary

Forced to take extreme measures, a lady seeks a in-home animal euthanasia visit to take care of her most loved one.

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$15

Smile

April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Smile Short Film

Before falling asleep, four people are met with epiphanies that will make them reexamine their lives.

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$15

Pushing Dead (2nd Screening)

April 27 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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When a struggling writer who has been HIV positive for over 20 years deposits a one hundred dollar birthday check, he is dropped from his health plan for earning too much. In the new era of sort-of universal care, he must take on a helpless bureaucracy or come up with enough money to buy his own medication. This film has another screening

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City of Joy

April 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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In the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, an area waging one of the longest conflicts in history and ravaged by sexual violence, a student comes together with women who have suffered unimaginable abuse. As she takes her first class, she joins forces with the women to create a revolutionary community of leaders. A story about the profound resilience of the human spirit, witness Congolese women's fierce will to reclaim hope, even when so much of what was meaningful to them…

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Out of Innocence

April 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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In the midst of religiously fervent 1980s Ireland, a link is incorrectly made between the secret birth of a stillborn baby, and the brutal murder of another. At a time of social discord and change in Ireland, marked by religious sectarianism, the abortion debate and the emergence of the first women's movement - a young mother finds herself the unwitting central figure in a stubborn contest of the individual versus the State.

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Actors Anonymous (2nd Screening)

April 27 @ 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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An ex-junkie meets a 20-year old South Dakotan transplant during an acting class in Los Angeles. While acting may just be a pipe dream for the newcomer, it's the only way the recovering addict can get his life back on track and support his two children. As each young man’s obsessions mount, their identities intertwine with the Hollywood star they both worship, ultimately resurrecting the dark corridors of their pasts. Q&A With Director Justin S. Lee and Jake Robbins immediately…

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Frei Otto: Spanning the Future

April 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Island Cinema, 999 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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Frei Otto: Spanning the Future

The life and works of Frei Otto told in his own words and by those he inspired. His understanding of architecture’s fundamental relationship to natural forces is the foundation of today’s architecture. Take an in-depth look at the rise of lightweight architecture, form finding, and its continued relevance for the future of architecture.

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