PAST EVENTS

We Were Here – Apr 15, 2022

We Were Here – Apr 15, 2022

SCREENING & DISCUSSION | Friday, April 15 at 7:15pm in Little Theatre 1 | In conjunction with the Memorial Art Gallery and ImageOut | During the 1970s, San Francisco became a safe haven for the gay and lesbian community, providing a place where one could live openly, away from discrimination. But, after almost a decade of celebration, the city was hit by a wave of shock and grief when it became ground zero of the AIDS epidemic, with hundreds of gay men falling victim to the disease. Director David Weissman explores the incredible story of love and loss through the eyes of five men and women who experienced it firsthand.

Booksmart – Apr 20, 2022

Booksmart – Apr 20, 2022

HIGH FALLS WOMEN IN FILM SERIES | Wednesday, April 20 at 7:30pm | Academic overachievers Amy and Molly thought keeping their noses to the grindstone gave them a leg up on their high school peers. But on the eve of graduation, the best friends suddenly realize that they may have missed out on the special moments of their teenage years. Determined to make up for lost time, the girls decide to cram four years of not-to-be missed fun into one night — a chaotic adventure that no amount of book smarts could prepare them for.

Anonymous Club – Apr 28 + 30, 2022

Anonymous Club – Apr 28 + 30, 2022

ONE TAKE DOC SERIES | Thursday, April 28 and Saturday, April 30 | The antithesis of a rock biography, ANONYMOUS CLUB paints a raw and intimate picture of enigmatic singer-songwriter, Courtney Barnett – an anti-influencer who is a powerful voice for our times, a recluse acclaimed by audiences the world over and a strong female artist in conflict with herself.

Beyond the Fold: Obit – May 12, 2022

Beyond the Fold: Obit – May 12, 2022

“Beyond the Fold: Journalism on Screen,” a six-part film series collaboration between CITY and The Little Theatre, looks at where journalism has been, where it is, and where it’s going through the lens of some of the most memorable movies about the craft.

Inland Empire – May 27, 2022

Inland Empire – May 27, 2022

NEW 4K RESTORATION | Friday, May 27 at 7:30pm | Directed by David Lynch. Nikki (Laura Dern), an actress, takes on a role in a new film, and because her husband (Peter J. Lucas) is very jealous, her co-star Devon (Justin Theroux) gets a warning not to make any romantic overtures — especially since the characters they play are having an affair. Both actors learn that the project is a remake of an unfinished film in which the stars were murdered.

And So I Stayed – June 3, 2022

And So I Stayed – June 3, 2022

SPECIAL SCREENING | Friday, June 3 | An award-winning documentary about survivors of abuse fighting for their lives and spending years behind bars. This is the story of how the legal system gets domestic violence wrong.

Neptune Frost: Film + Discussion – June 15, 2022

Neptune Frost: Film + Discussion – June 15, 2022

FILM + PANEL DISCUSSION | Wednesday, June 15 at 7:15pm | An original Afrofuturist sci-fi punk musical. A group of escaped coltan miners forms an anti-colonialist computer hacker collective in the hilltops of Burundi. They soon attempt a takeover of the authoritarian regime that’s exploiting the region’s natural resources — and its people.

RRR – July 8

RRR – July 8

ONE-NIGHT ONLY! | Friday, July 8, 7pm | RRR is an exhilarating, action-packed spectacular mythologizing two real-life freedom fighters who helped lead India’s fight for independence from the British Raj. With a powerful message, staggeringly choreographed action sequences, and an all-timer of a musical number, RRR is sheer big-screen joy from start to finish

Coherence – July 11, 2022

Coherence – July 11, 2022

On the night of an astronomical anomaly, eight friends at a dinner party experience a troubling chain of reality bending events. Part cerebral sci-fi and part relationship drama, COHERENCE is a tightly focused, intimately shot film that quickly ratchets up with tension and mystery.

2022 Fly Fishing Film Tour – Apr 9

RAF: “Clarissa Uprooted” – Feb 17, 2022

EVENT @ THE LITTLERAF Film Screening: "Clarissa Uprooted" Thursday, February 17 @ 6:15pm Location: Little Theatre 1Organizer: Rochester Advertising FederationThis event is run and organized by a third-party, taking place at The Little. Please note that Little Theatre discounts, passes, and member benefits do not apply to this event.

Lost Highway – July 15, 2022

Lost Highway – July 15, 2022

SPECIAL SCREENING | Friday, July 15 at 7:30pm | Little Theatre 1 | From this inventory of imagery, director David Lynch fashions two separate but intersecting stories, one about a jazz musician (Bill Pullman), tortured by the notion that his wife is having an affair, who suddenly finds himself accused of her murder. The other is a young mechanic (Balthazar Getty) drawn into a web of deceit by a temptress who is cheating on her gangster boyfriend.

CatVideoFest 2022 – July 16

CatVideoFest 2022 – July 16

CatVideoFest curates a compilation reel of the latest, best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses.

Martha: A Picture Story – July 26, 2022

Martha: A Picture Story – July 26, 2022

WALL\THERAPY SCREENING | Tuesday, July 26 at 7:30pm in Theatre 1 | Photographer Martha Cooper influences generations of street artists with her pictures of New York City’s graffiti, but struggles to find her place in a new world driven by social media.

The Vast of Night – July 30, 2022

The Vast of Night – July 30, 2022

SUMMER AIRWAVES: RADIO ON FILM | Saturday, July 30 at 7:30pm in Theatre 1 | One night in New Mexico, in the late 1950s at the dawn of the space-race, two radio-obsessed teens discover a strange frequency over the airwaves in what becomes the most important night of their lives and in the history of their small town.

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