Chile may have officially won the Foreign Film Oscar for A FANTASTIC WOMAN, but it was director Sebastian Lelio who accepted on-stage. He had another film making the festival rounds last year with it and Disobedience is just as good. It makes its way to #Buffalo this weekend thanks to Dipson Theatres Eastern Hills. Definitely check it out.
The week also brings with it a trio of worthwhile documentaries. Here they are: • FILMWORKER - limited screenings at North Park Theatre starting 5/21/18. They're also showing a 4K restoration of BARRY LYNDON. See their site for showtimes. • RBG - a look at the life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg from women's rights lawyer to Supreme Court justice to internet meme. See it at Dipson Amherst and Eastern Hills. • Pope Francis - A Man of His Word - directed by Wim Wenders, this look at Pope Francis has been getting positive critical notes. See it at Dipson Eastern Hills.
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