Cinema June 23 - June 29, 2016
A Bigger Splash (Bolshoi Vsplesk, 2015): The vacation of a famous rock star and a filmmaker is disrupted by the unexpected visit of an old friend and his daughter. Luca Guadagnino's erotic thriller starring Dakota Johnson, Matthias Schoenaerts, Tilda Swinton and Ralph Fiennes.
Pioner June 23 at 2 and 10:30 p.m., June 24 at 9:30 p.m., June 25 at 1:30 and 6:10 p.m., June 26 at 2 and 6:35 p.m., June 27 at 11:40 a.m. and 9:25 p.m., June 28 at 4:40 p.m., June 29 at 4:20, 7:10 and 11:30 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Pyat Zvyozd-Novokuznetskaya June 23 to 29 at 11:20 a.m. and 6:45 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Zvezda June 24 at 3:30 p.m., June 26 at 8 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Hangmen (Palachi): Martin McDonagh's new black comedy directed by Matthew Dunster stars David Morrissey and Reece Shearsmith. In his small pub in Oldham, Harry is something of a local celebrity. But what's the second-best hangman in England to do on the day they've abolished hanging? Amongst the club reporters and sycophantic pub regulars, dying to hear Harry's reaction to the news, a peculiar stranger lurks, with a very different motive for his visit.
Formula Kino Gorizont June 28 at 7:30 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Heart of a Dog (2015): Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson reflects on her relationship with her beloved terrier Lolabelle.
Pioner June 23 at 2:50 p.m., June 24 at 5:10 p.m., June 25 at 11:35 a.m., June 28 at 12:05 a.m., June 29 at 11:50 a.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Independence Day: Resurgence (Den Nezavisimosti: Vozrozhdeniye, 2016): Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. Roland Emmerich's sequel to his 1996 sci-fi disaster film "Independence Day" stars Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, Angelababy, Sela Ward and William Fichtner.
GUM Hall June 23, 24, 28 and 29 at 7 p.m., June 25 and 26 at 6:45 p.m., June 27 at 7:10 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Pioner June 23 at 11:30 a.m., 4:20, 10:20 p.m. and 12:55 a.m., June 24 at 11:50 a.m., 2:10, 7:10, 9:35 and 11:50 p.m., June 25 at 11:15 a.m., 3:55, 6:05 and 10:50 p.m., June 26 at 11:40 a.m., 6:20, 9 and 11 p.m., June 27 at 11:15 a.m., 4:30, 7:10 and 11:50 p.m., June 28 at 11:50 a.m., 2, 7:15 and 11:40 p.m., June 29 at 2, 4:30 and 9:35 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL Midsummer Nights: Macbeth (1971): Roman Polanski's nightmarish vision of Shakespeare's classic tragedy starring Jon Finch, Francesca Annis and Martin Shaw.
Muzeon June 24 at 10 p.m. In English. Registration at www.britishcouncil.ru/en/midsummer-nights-festival
FESTIVAL Midsummer Nights: Much Ado About Nothing (1993): Kenneth Branagh's version of the comedy starring Branagh, Emma Thompson and Keanu Reeves.
Muzeon June 26 at 10 p.m. In English. Registration at www.britishcouncil.ru/en/midsummer-nights-festival
FESTIVAL Midsummer Nights: Romeo and Juliet (1968): Franco Zeffirelli directs this Academy Award-winning adaptation of Shakespeare's romantic tragedy, breaking with tradition and casting 17-year-old Leonard Whiting and 15-year-old Olivia Hussey to play the lead roles.
Muzeon June 23 at 10 p.m. In English. Registration at www.britishcouncil.ru/en/midsummer-nights-festival
FESTIVAL Midsummer Nights: Theater of Blood (1973): A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition. Directed by Douglas Hickox, stars Vincent Price, Diana Rigg and Ian Hendry.
Muzeon June 25 at 10 p.m. In English. Registration at www.britishcouncil.ru/en/midsummer-nights-festival
FESTIVAL MIFF: 37 (2016): Puk Grasten's drama and a fictional account of the night Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964, Kew Gardens, Queens, where 37 neighbors witnessed the killing and did not intervene.
Oktyabr June 24 at 7 p.m. in Hall 1, June 25 at 10 p.m. in Hall 11. In English; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF: Captain Fantastic (2016): In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what it means to be a parent. Writted and directed by Matt Ross, stars Viggo Mortensen, Frank Langella and Kathryn Hahn.
Oktyabr June 24 at 10:15 p.m. in Hall 2, June 26 at 1:30 p.m. in Hall 8. In English.
FESTIVAL MIFF: Genius (2016): Michael Grandage's biopic chronicles Max Perkins's time as the book editor at Scribner, where he oversaw works by Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and others. Stars Colin Firth, Jude Law and Nicole Kidman.
Oktyabr June 27 at 10 p.m. in Hall 1. In English.
FESTIVAL MIFF: Maggie's Plan (2014): Maggie's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant Georgette. Rebecca Miller's comedy starring Greta Gerwig, Ethan Hawke and Julianne Moore.
Center of Documentary Cinema June 26 at 7 p.m. in Hall 1. In Spanish; Russian subtitles.
Oktyabr June 24 at 9 p.m. in Hall 5. In Spanish; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF: Swiss Army Man (2016): A hopeless man stranded in the wilderness befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home. Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert's comedy starring Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe and Mary Elizabeth Winstead.
Oktyabr June 26 at 9:15 p.m. in Hall 4, June 28 at 4:45 p.m. in Hall 7. In English.
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (Sosedi, 2016): Nicholas Stoller's sequel to his 2014 comedy. Mac (Seth Rogen) and Kelly Radner (Rose Byrne) are trying to sell their home in preparation for the arrival of another baby, and have purchased a larger house out in the suburbs.
35MM June 23 at 2:35 and 9:25 p.m., June 24 at 10 a.m. and 6:40 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Now You See Me 2 (Illyuziya Obmana-2, 2016): Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson and Dave Franco, with Daniel Radcliffe, Lizzy Caplan, Jay Chou, and Sanaa Lathan; Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman in Jon M. Chu's sequel to Louis Leterrier's 2013 crime thriller. The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet.
Pioner June 23 at 12:40 a.m., June 24 at 7:15 p.m., June 25 at 3:45 p.m. and 1:05 a.m., June 26 at 4 and 8:40 p.m., June 27 at 1:50 p.m. and 12:30 a.m., June 28 at 2:10 and 9:40 p.m., June 29 at 11:55 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Roman Holiday (Rimskiye Kanikuly, 1953): A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome. William Wyler's romantic comedy starring Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn and Eddie Albert.
Pioner June 25 at 8:30 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Shakespeare Live!: A stellar cast, including Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, Joseph Fiennes, David Tennant, the Royal Ballet, English National Opera, the Orchestra of the Swan, and Birmingham Royal Ballet in a unique tribute to the genius.
Formula Kino Praga June 25 at 3 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Zvezda June 23 at 7:30 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
The Importance of Being Earnest (Kak Vazhno Byt Seryoznym): Oscar Wilde's satire about two young men who try winning their ladies by pretending to be named Ernest. Vadeville Theater 2015 production directed by Adrian Noble stars David Suchet as Lady Bracknell.
GUM Hall June 27 at 8 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
The Nice Guys (Slavniye Parni, 2016): Shane Black directs neo-noir crime buddy comedy starring Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice, Matt Bomer, Margaret Qualley, Keith David and Kim Basinger. A mismatched pair of private eyes investigate the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles.
Pioner June 23 at 4:30 p.m., June 24 at 11:45 a.m., 4:40 and 11:55 p.m., June 25 at 11 p.m., June 26 at 4:25 and 11:20 p.m., June 27 at 2:15 and 7:15 p.m., June 28 at 11:40 a.m. and 7:10 p.m., June 29 at 11:40 a.m. and 9:20 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Zvezda June 25 at 11:15 a.m., June 29 at 3:20 p.m. In English; Russian subtitles.
Equipage (Flight Crew, 2016): Nikolai Lebedev's disaster film starring Danila Kozlovsky, Vladimir Mashkov, Sergei Shakurov and Yelena Yakovleva.
Pyat Zvyozd-Novokuznetskaya June 23 to 29 at 11:10 a.m. In Russian.
Italian Best Shorts: a program of short filma from the 2012 and 2013.
Zvezda June 23 at 5:35 p.m., June 24 at 1:40 and 8:20 p.m., June 25 at 3:50 p.m., June 26 at 3:05 p.m., June 27 at 8:20 p.m., June 28 at 6 p.m., June 29 at 1:30 p.m. In Italian; Russian subtitles.
Marguerite (2015): Xavier Giannoli's drama, set in the Golden Twenties in Paris, stars Catherine Frot as a socialite and aspiring opera singer who believes she has a beautiful voice.
Pyat Zvyozd-Novokuznetskaya June 23 to 29 at 1:45 p.m. In French; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Die Mitte der Welt (Center of My World; Tsentr Moyego Mira, 2016): Jakob M. Erwa's family drama focuses on a teenage boy.
Oktyabr June 26 at 12:30 p.m. in Hall 1, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. in Hall 11. In German; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Dnevnik Masinovodje (Train Driver's Diary; Dnevnik Mashinista, 2016): During his professional career, every train driver inadvertently kills 20 to 30 people. Their victims are usually suicides, careless, drunken, or just absent-minded people. Milos Radovic directs a tragic comedy about innocent murderers and their lives.
Oktyabr June 28 at 3:15 p.m. in Hall 1, June 29 at 8:15 p.m. in Hall 11. In Serbian Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: El Sonido de las Cosas (The Sound of Things; Golos Veshchei, 2014): A young and dedicated nurse is trying to avoid the pain left by her dear cousin's suicide. Directed by Ariel Escalante.
Center of Documentary Cinema June 26 at 3 p.m. in Hall 1. In Spanish; Russian subtitles.
Oktyabr June 25 at 8:30 p.m. in Hall 1. In Spanish; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Hamog (Haze; Pelena, 2015): Ralston Jover's unique blend of special and magic realism takes a look at the lives of four street children whose world is about to be turned upside down and inside out. Life begins where innocence ends. Set in the Philippines.
Center of Documentary Cinema June 30 at 7 p.m. in Hall 1. In Tagalog; Russian subtitles.
Oktyabr June 29 at 4:30 p.m. in Hall 1. In Tagalog; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: La Macchinazione (The Ploy; Kozni, 2016): David Grieco's bio drama. In the summer of 1975 Pier Paolo Pasolini's film "Salo" is stolen from the lab where he is editing it. This is just the first step of an intricate plan that will bring the great poet and director to his violent death.
Oktyabr June 26 at 3:30 p.m. in Hall 1, June 27 at 9 p.m. in Hall 11. In French and Italian; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Marie et les Naufrages (Marie and the Misfits; Marie i Neudachniki. 2016): Sebastien Betbeder's offbeat dramedy about a love triangle starring Vimala Pons, Pierre Rochefort and great Manchester United forward turned good actor Eric Cantona.
Oktyabr June 24 at 4:15 p.m. in Hall 1, June 25 at 4:15 p.m. in Hall 10. In French; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Monakh i Bes (The Monk and the Demon, 2016): Nikolai Dostal's psychological drama set in a monastery.
Oktyabr June 29 at 7 p.m. in Hall 1. In Russian; English subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Peeshtite Obuvki (The Singing Shoes; Poyushchiye Bashmaki, 2016): Radoslav Spassov's spiritual drama about Bulgarian jazz singer Lea Ivanova.
Oktyabr June 27 at 12:15 p.m. in Hall 1, June 28 at 7:15 p.m. in Hall 11. In Bulgarian; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Quase Memoria (Oblivious Memory; Pamyat Zabveniya, 2015): A sci-fi adventure by veteran Portuguese filmmaker Ruy Guerra. Old Carlos suffering from memory loss meets himself young in a time warp.
Oktyabr June 28 at 6 p.m. in Hall 1, June 29 at 5 p.m. in Hall 5. In Portuguese; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: The Daughter (Doch, 2016): a family drama by Iranian director Reza Mirkarimi.
Oktyabr June 26 at 6:30 p.m. in Hall 1, June 28 at 4:30 p.m. in Hall 10. In Persian; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: The Eccentrics: The Sunny Side of the Street (Ekstsentriki, 2015): Janusz Majewski's musical comedy set in the 1950s.
Oktyabr June 27 at 3:15 p.m. in Hall 1, June 28 at 4:30 p.m. in Hall 11. In Polish; Russian subtitles.
FESTIVAL MIFF Main Competition: Worst Woman (Khudshaya iz Zhenshchin, 2016): A girl meets three different men and changes her own character each time she dates them, just like taking a role in the play. Though each of her performance full of lies seems going smoothly, everything is about to be messed up at the end. Directed by South Korean indie filmmaker KIM Jongk-wan.
Oktyabr June 25 at 5:30 p.m. in Hall 1, June 27 at 2:30 p.m. in Hall 7. In Korean Russian subtitles.Cinema Addresses
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