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Documentaries

Member passes are accepted at most documentary films. Click on the film title to confirm.
Matinee: $7 Adult // $7 Seniors (62+) & Students // $5 Members & Children <13
Evening: $10 Adult // $8 Seniors (62+) & Students // $6 Members & Children <13
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Jane

Fri., November 10, 2017 thru Tue., November 21, 2017

Directed by Brett Morgen. US. 2017. NR. 1 hour 30 minutes. Abramorama. Digital.

Ends Tue, Nov 21.
Drawing from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives for over 50 years, award-winning director Brett Morgen tells the story of JANE, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the male-dominated scientific consensus of her time and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world. Set to a rich orchestral score from legendary composer Philip . . .

Tomorrow

Tue., December 12, 2017

Directed by Cyril Dion. France. 2015. NR. 1 hour 58 minutes. blu ray.
Presented by Phoenixville Green Team and Southeastern PA Group of the Sierra Club

Today, we sometimes feel powerless in front of the various crises of our times. Today, we know that answers lie in a wide mobilization of the human race. Over the course of a century, our dream of progress commonly called “the American Dream”, fundamentally changed the way we live and continues to inspire many developing countries. We are now aware of the setbacks and limits of such development policies. We . . .