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Special Screenings for Thu., April 8
  • The 6th Indie Meme Film Festival

    Join the 6th Annual (and 2nd Virtual) Indie Meme Film Festival for two weekends of the best of South Asian Cinema. 25 Films, 7 Countries, 16 Languages, Filmmaker Panels, Live Q&As, Parties, Performances, and so much more!
    Apr. 16-18 & 23-25  
    Indie Meme
SPACES
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    Havel (2020)

    The story of Václav Havel’s journey from celebrated playwright to banned and jailed human rights activist to president of Czechoslovakia. It's the opening screening for Czech That Film Texas, and the festival continues on Tuesdays through April 27. Note: Originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 6, and rescheduled due to high winds.
    Thu., April 8, 8pm 
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    #Uploading_Holocaust (2016)

    A narrative created by weaving together parts of the 20,000 clips uploaded to YouTube by young Israelis visiting Poland to learn about the Holocaust. Presented by Austin Jewish Film Festival and Shalom Austin as part of their Yom HaShoa programs, and donations go to the Blue Card Fund, a nonprofit organization providing financial assistance to destitute Holocaust survivors in the U.S.
    April 3-10. Free, but donations appreciated. 
    Online: www.austinjff.org
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    Syndrome K (2021)

    The true story about a highly contagious, highly fictitious disease created by three Roman Catholic doctors during the Holocaust to hide Jews in a Vatican-affiliated hospital. Presented by Austin Jewish Film Festival and Shalom Austin as part of their Yom HaShoa programs, and donations go to the Blue Card Fund, a nonprofit organization providing financial assistance to destitute Holocaust survivors in the U.S.
    Film available April 3-10; Q&A Sun., April 11, 2pm. Free, but donations appreciated. 
    Online: www.austinjff.org
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    Wizard People, Dear Reader (2004)

    Movie Theater Thursdays: Empire Control Room hosts socially distanced movie nights in their outdoor space featuring some of their favorite films, and the first 30 people in the door will receive a complimentary Grey Goose cocktail.
    Thu., April 8, 7pm 
BULLOCK MUSEUM IMAX
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    "Into America's Wild" (2020)

    Laser IMAX 2D. From Oregon's stunning coast to the ancient canyons of the Southwest, from the wilds of Alaska to the Appalachian Trail, explore the scenic byways, ancient homelands, secret gems and hidden trails of America's great outdoors, and discover the human connection we all share with the secret wonders of nature.
    Thu., April 8, 2pm 
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    "Turtle Odyssey"

    Laser Imax 3D. Russell Crowe narrates this doc following the life cycle of an Australian green sea turtle named Bunji and her journey across the ocean.
    Thu., April 8, 12pm 
FESTIVALS
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    Indie Meme Film Festival

    Two weekends of extraordinary cinema and community, with a curated selection of features and shorts from across South Asia. Special events include the opening night red carpet, closing night awards ceremony, filmmaker Q&As, and members mixer.
    April 16-18 & 23-25; badges available now 
    Online: www.indiememe.org
OFFSCREEN
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    aGLIFF & Queer Film Theory 101: Spring Flings Edition

    Queer Film Theory 101 dissects films from the past and points out the hidden queer narratives. Co-hosts Mike Graupmann and Lesley Clayton will be joined by Jami Shofner, Michael Slefinger, and Olivia Biehle to expound on Blue Is the Warmest Color, Sister Act, and Heat.
    Thu., April 8, 7pm 
    Online: www.agliff.org
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    The Office Murder Mystery Parody

    Fans of The Office won't want to miss this interactive, immersive show. Starting at the State Theatre, participants will walk short distances to find clues to solve the mystery of the Scranton Strangler.
    April 6-25 
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    World's Smallest Video Store

    Blue Starlite has opened the World’s Smallest Video Store, which operates more like a "take a penny, leave a penny" tray or little free library. Choose a film and bring it back at your leisure, and if you've got something to add, great! Find it in front of Blue Starlite Mueller.
     

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