April and the Extraordinary World: A young girl and her cat embark on an adventure through Paris in this animated Sci-fi feature from France. Screens through Thursday, May 12, at the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park.
Captain America: Civil War: The Marvel train chugs along, this time with some in-fighting between Avengers Captain America (Chris Evans) and Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.). Can’t we all just get along?
Dough: Jonathan Pryce plays a Jewish baker who brings on a young Muslim apprentice in this dramedy from director John Goldschmidt.
Filmatic Festival: This groundbreaking exhibition presents “The Art of Cinema and Science,” including programs about the development of virtual reality. Screens all day May 7 at various UCSD campus venues. For more information visit artpower.ucsd.edu/filmatic.
Rio, I Love You: Directors from around the world spin short tales of love and heartache with the dynamic Brazilian city as a backdrop.
Tale of Tales: A wild and surreal deconstruction of the fairy tale genre by Matteo Garrone that mixes dark comedy, violence and fantasy in amazing ways. Screens through Thursday, May 12, at the Digital Gym Cinema in North Park.
The Man Who Knew Infinity: This biopic about Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar (played by Dev Patel) who was admitted to Cambridge University during WWI and proceeded to pioneer several theories with his professor, G.H. Hardy (Jeremy Irons).
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Pee Wee’s Big Adventure: Tim Burton’s batshit crazy collaboration with Paul Ruebens (Aka Pee Wee) remains one of his strangest films. Screens at 11:55 p.m. Saturday, May 7, and 11 a.m. Sunday, May 8, at the Ken Cinema.
Sabrina: Billy Wilder puts his own spin on the Cinderella fantasy with Humphrey Bogart and William Holden vying for the affection of Audrey Hepburn. Screens at 8 p.m. Thursday – Saturday, May 5 – 7, at Cinema Under the Stars in Mission Hills.
Casablanca: This classic wartime melodrama from director Michael Curtiz stars Humphrey Bogart as a cynical bar owner who sacrifices everything for his lover. Screens at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, at the Arclight Cinemas La Jolla.
Love & Mercy: The story of Beach Boy Brian Wilson told during two pivotal points in his tumultuous life. Screens at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, at the Chula Vista Civic Center Library.
Chef: Jon Favreau stars as a restaurant chef who grows disillusioned with his profession and decides to invest in his own food truck. Screens at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, at The Pearl Hotel in Point Loma.