Film Type
Francis Ford Coppola Winery Lounge
AMC Castleton Square Theater 2
AMC Castleton Square Theater 4
AMC Castleton Square Theater 9
AMC Castleton Square Theater 11
AMC Castleton Square Theater 5
AMC Traders Point Theater 7
AMC Traders Point Theater 9
AMC Traders Point Theater 11
The Toby at Newfields
DeBoest Lecture Hall at Newfields
9:15 PM (90 min)
Samir After-Party
Join us in the Coppola Lounge after the World Premiere screening of Samir to celebrate with the filmmakers! Free and open to all ages.
10:40 AM (71 min)
What We Left Unfinished
The mostly true story of five unfinished feature films from the Communist era in Afghanistan, and just how far artists will go to keep making art in times of war and political repression.
12:30 PM (93 min)
After her mother’s passing, 14-year-old Sam took up most of the household responsibilities. When she too, ends up in the Afterlife and finds out she can get a do-over, Sam gives life another try with the sole mission of saving her mother.
2:40 PM (125 min)
On a chilly night of September 1979, two families with their four children managed a spectacular escape from East Germany by sailing over a heavily fortified border in their homemade balloon. The Stasi police were right behind them. More than 800 lost their lives trying to cross that border. Wetzel, a bricklayer, and his friend, Strelzyk, an electrician, secretly sewed together their balloon from scratch. This was 10 years before the Berlin Wall finally came down.
5:40 PM (79 min)
When the Colewell post office is slated for closure, Nora Pancowski (Karen Allen) is faced with sudden retirement. As she weighs relocating, a young woman (Hannah Gross) causes Nora to reflect on her past and the choices that led her to Colewell.
7:40 PM (88 min)
Garden Left Behind, The
A Mexican trans woman struggles to build a life for herself as an undocumented immigrant in New York City.
10:00 AM (97 min)
Last Berliner, The
The last un-renovated building in a trendy neighborhood is being emptied. The former tenants are moving out, but one man refuses to budge. His son tries to convince him to move into social housing but he won’t leave his beloved apartment of 40 years. The situation escalates, getting completely out of hand. When a young policeman arrives, the son is forced to finally take a stand. This is a thriller about the cost of gentrification and the good souls who lose along the way.
12:40 PM (89 min)
Always in Season
hen 17-year-old Lennon Lacy is found hanging from a swing set in rural North Carolina in 2014, his mother’s search for justice and reconciliation begins while the trauma of more than a century of lynching African Americans bleeds into the present.
2:50 PM (94 min)
Man Camp
After three emotionally stunted brothers find out their mom wants to marry some new guy who’s nothing like their dad was, they invite him on their annual trip to the family cabin to test his worthiness, and maybe kill him.
5:10 PM (96 min)
For Sama
“For Sama” is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab’s life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria as she falls in love, gets married, and gives birth to Sama, all while cataclysmic conflict rises around her.
7:30 PM (96 min)
A young American of Middle Eastern descent is framed in the wake of the September 11 attacks and sent to Guantanamo Bay. Thirteen years later, with the help of a rogue CIA operative, he returns to Los Angeles under a false identity to exact revenge.
10:30 AM (73 min)
SixTripleEight, The
855 black women soldiers, led by the highest-ranking black woman in the Army, cleared over 17 million pieces of backlogged mail in six months during WWII. They faced racism, sexism, and the Nazis.
12:50 PM (102 min)
In A New York Minute
Three strangers accidentally discover the solution to their problems lies in a single pregnancy test.
3:20 PM (86 min)
I Want My MTV
Steeped in music, rock icons, and elusive interviews, the feature documentary I Want My MTV details the implausible genesis of MTV, the rapid rise of the brand, and the global revolution that followed.
5:30 PM (75 min)
Guest Artist
The story of a young man coming face to face with his hero (Jeff Daniels) and exploring the tangled relationship between the dreams of youth and the wisdom of age.
7:20 PM (98 min)
17 Blocks
In 1999, nine-year-old Emmanuel Durant and his family began filming their daily lives in one of America’s most dangerous neighborhoods — just 17 blocks behind the U.S. Capitol. They've been filming ever since. Made in a unique collaboration with filmmaker and journalist Davy Rothbart, and spanning two decades, 17 BLOCKS illuminates a nation's ongoing crisis through one family's raw, stirring, and deeply personal saga.
10:10 AM (85 min)
Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace
Other countries built palaces for royalty; in the United States we built them to watch movies.
12:20 PM (79 min)
Around the Sun
A young woman and a young man meet for the first time to tour a vacant chateau. Or maybe it isn't the first time.
3:00 PM (58 min)
Band Geeks
In less than four months 220 teenage performers will step on the world stage at the pinnacle event for Marching Bands. The stakes are high. They have one chance to get it right.
5:00 PM (91 min)
How About Adolf
Award-winning director Sönke Wortmann has crafted an outstanding social satire lathered in witty dialogue and perfect timing. We’re at a family and friends dinner when Thomas, deciding to be provocative, announces that he and his pregnant girlfriend plan to name their son Adolf. The scene escalates with lingering German guilt and angst over the Nazi past. Personal secrets and truths are dragged to light, kicking and screaming. Unforgivable things are said; it’s a feast of childhood transgressions and suppressed passions. Nothing is hidden, nothing is forgotten.
7:10 PM (138 min)
House of Hummingbird
A young school girl explores life in search for love and meaning in this coming-of-age tale set in 1994 Seoul.
12:10 PM (127 min)
Queen of Hearts - Denmark BIFF Oscar® Contender
Anne, a brilliant and dedicated lawyer specializing in children and young adults, lives what appears to be the picture perfect life with her doctor-husband, Peter, and their twin daughters. When her estranged teenage stepson, Gustav, moves in with them, Anne’s escalating desire leads her down a dangerous rabbit hole which, once exposed, unleashes a sequence of events that threatens to destroy her world. "Queen of Hearts" explores the making of a tragic family secret step by step, as the consequences of hubris, lust and lies conspire to create an unimaginable dilemma.
3:10 PM (90 min)
American Tap
American Tap is a sometimes joyful, sometimes excrutiating, no-holds-barred journey into the origins of tap dancing through which we rediscover what it means to be an American.
10:15 AM (83 min)
Toxic Puzzle
Toxic Puzzle is a medical detective story where filmmaker Bo Landin follows Dr. Paul Cox around the world in a hunt for the hidden killer – the environmental toxin produced by blue-green algae probably causing ALS and Alzheimer’s.
12:15 PM (85 min)
Princess of the Row
The inspiring tale of a runaway foster child who will stop at nothing to live with the only family she knows: her father... a homeless mentally ill veteran who lives on the streets of LA's skid row.
2:30 PM (81 min)
Cachada - The Opportunity
Five Salvadoran saleswomen accept the challenge of putting on a play about their cruel life stories. During the rehearsals process, they’ll discover themselves as victims and victimizers in a cycle of violence that has plagued their families for generations.
5:00 PM (80 min)
American Woman
In 1974, two very different women are thrown together on the run: a fugitive wanted for bombing a draft office, and an heiress who’s converted to her kidnappers’ radical cause.
7:15 PM (95 min)
Cave, The
The daily life of female Syrian doctors during Syrian war.
10:00 AM (100 min)
Controversy ensues when four business school students create and launch a new religion on campus.
12:30 PM (75 min)
Syndrome K
The true WWII story of three Italian doctors in Rome who rescued Jews during the Holocaust through a horrific, contagious disease that wasn't real.
3:00 PM (96 min)
Ms. White Light
Lex Cordova’s business is dying. She has a unique ability to connect with the terminally ill. It’s just everyone else she has trouble with.
5:30 PM (84 min)
Fire on the Hill
When a mysterious fire destroys “The Hill” -- the last horse stable in South Central, LA -- a culture of urban cowboys is threatened. They must walk the line of gang-filled streets and the path of an American Black Cowboy to persevere.
7:45 PM (82 min)
When a young couple decides to break up their long-term relationship, they agree on spending another 24 hours together to say goodbye in dignity.
10:30 AM (87 min)
Digging through the vast collection of his father’s home videos, a young man reconstructs the unthinkable story of his boyhood and exposes a dark secret passed through generations.
12:45 PM (79 min)
Weight of Water, The
He already climbed Mount Everest, blind but now a more formidable challenge, kayaking the Grand Canyon.
2:45 PM (108 min)
Mafak / Screwdriver
After 15 years of imprisonment, Ziad struggles to adjust to modern Palestinian life as the hero everyone hails him to be. Unable to distinguish reality from hallucination he unravels and drives himself back to where it all began.
5:15 PM (80 min)
Loopers: The Caddie's Long Walk
Centuries old and enjoyed by tens of millions of people worldwide, golf is seen by many as more than a sport. Yet what do we know about the other person on the course – the man or woman behind the player carrying the bag? In a narrative never before covered in any feature length documentary, “Loopers: The Caddie’s Long Walk” explores the incredible personal bond that a golfer and a caddie develop through hours of time together.
7:30 PM (132 min)
Parasite - South Korea BIFF Oscar® Contender
Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.
3:00 PM (89 min)
Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Movements
A deeply personal memoir about a deaf boy growing up, his deaf grandfather growing old, and Ludwig van Beethoven the year he was blindsided by deafness and wrote his iconic sonata.
5:30 PM (104 min)
MisEducation of Bindu, The
When a bullied Indian teen forges her mother’s signature to test out of high school, she discovers she must pay a test fee by 7th period, leaving her no choice but to turn to the students she desperately wants to leave.
7:45 PM (92 min)
Standing Up, Falling Down
A struggling stand-up comedian at a crossroads in his life returns to his hometown and finds an unlikely kindred spirit in his pot-smoking dermatologist.
3:15 PM (95 min)
Indy Shorts 2
Select winners from the Indy Shorts Int'l Film Festival including: Mindy My Mind (Grand Prize for Animated), The Burdens They Carry (High School Film Competition Summer White Lynch Memorial Grand Prize Award), Hard to Place (Audience Choice for Indiana Spotlight Narrative, The Secret Life of Muslims: Richard McKinney (Audience Choice for Indiana Spotlight for Documentary, St. Louis Superman (Grand Prize for Documentary, Jenny Berebitsky Legacy Award Winner)
5:45 PM (79 min)
Jump Shot
JUMP SHOT uncovers the inspiring true story of Kenny Sailors, the developer of the modern day jump shot in basketball.
8:00 PM (95 min)
Ernie & Joe
ERNIE & JOE is an intimate portrait of two Texas police officers who are helping change the way police respond to mental health calls. The film takes audiences on a personal journey, weaving together their experiences during their daily encounters with people in crisis. Guns tucked away, Ernie and Joe de-escalate confrontations, divert people to desperately needed mental health services, and save lives.