Jonas Mekas 100!
(Siskel, starts December 2)
A celebration of the life and work of pioneering independent filmmaker Jonas Mekas, in 35mm and 16mm.
All The Beauty And The Bloodshed
(Opens December 16)
The art and activist life of photographer Nan Goldin, from filmmaker Laura Poitras.
(Opens December 2)
Sarah Polley returns: the Canadian writer-director adapts Miriam Toews’ 2018 novel about women in an isolated religious colony who must contend with their faith after a crisis of sexual assaults.
Avatar: The Way Of Water
James Cameron returns: With thirteen years between pictures, can the Canadian writer-director’s sequel to the highest-grossing film in theatrical history become the highest-grossing film in theatrical history?
(Siskel, opens December 9)
Eighty-four-year-old Polish master Jerzy Skolimowski continues his eclectic career with the daily life of a donkey. (“EO” will be paired with Bresson’s “Au Hasard Balthazar” on December 16.)