November 15

1:00 pm

Orinda Theatre

Auditorium 2

My Old School

U.K., Documentary, 104 min

Director/Writer: Jono McLeod

Producers: John Archer, Olivia Lichtenstein

In 1993, 16-year-old Brandon Lee enrolled at Bearsden Academy, a secondary school in a well-to-do suburb of Glasgow, Scotland. What followed over the next two years became the stuff of legend.

Contra Costa Premiere

 

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4:00 pm

Orinda Theatre

Auditorium 2

The King of Laughter

Italy, Biography, 133 min

Director/Writer: Mario Martone

Writer: Ippolita Di Majo

Producers: Carlotta Calori, Francesca Cima, Nicola Giuliano

The biography of Neapolitan comic theater legend Eduardo Scarpetta.

David di Donatello Awards – Best Costume Design, Best Supporting Actor

Venice Film Festival – Best Dressmaker, Best Actor

Bay Area Premiere

 

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7:00 pm

Orinda Theatre

Auditorium 2

Heroic Losers

Argentina, Adventure/ Comedy, 116 min

Director/Writer: Sebastian Borensztein

Writer: Eduardo Sacheri (novel)

Producers: Fernando Bovaira, Leticia Cristi, Chino Darin, Ricardo Darin, Simon de Santiago, Axel Kuschevatzky, Matias Mosteirin, Federico Posternak, Hugo Sigman

In times of the infamous Argentinian Corralito, the neighbors of a little town trace a plan to recover the money they lost after learning that their bank manager and a corrupt lawyer have stolen it.

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize

8 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina nominations  - winner of Best Supporting Actress, Veronica Llinas

Bay Area Premiere


 

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