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Signature Screenings


  1. 1987: WHEN THE DAY COMES

    Jang Joon-hwan / Signature Screenings / Republic of Korea / 2017 / Drama, Thriller / 129 mins
    Under an oppressive military regime, a college student gets killed during a police interrogation involving torture. Government officials are quick to cover up the death, but the prosecutor supposed to sign the cremation release begins to raise question about the student's death.
    1987 When the Day Comes

    October 28, 2018 5:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  2. BETTER ANGELS

    Malcolm Clarke / Signature Screenings, Documentary / USA / 2018 / Documentary / 92 mins
    Better Angels

    October 28, 2018 11:00 AM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  3. DYING TO SURVIVE

    Wen Muye / Official Selection, Signature Screenings / China / 2018 / 115 mins
    A story on how a small drug store owner became the exclusive selling agent of a cheap Indian generic drug against Chronic Granulocytic Leukemia in China.
    Dying to Survive

    October 29, 2018 8:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  4. Philippines Short Film Day

    Various Directors / Signature Screenings / Philippines, USA / 2017
    Philippines Film Day

    October 27, 2018 3:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  5. THE ROAD NOT TAKEN

    Tang Gaopeng / Official Selection, Signature Screenings / China / 2018 / 113 mins
    The Road Not Taken

    October 28, 2018 1:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

    The Road Not Taken

    October 30, 2018 7:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  6. Saudi Film Day

    October 31, 2018 5:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  7. THE SPY GONE NORTH

    Yoon Jong-bin / Signature Screenings / Republic of Korea / 2018 / Drama, Thriller, war / 137 mins
    A former military officer is recruited as a spy by South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) to infiltrate a group of high-ranking North Korean officials based in Beijing.
    The Spy Gone North

    October 31, 2018 6:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  8. WHEN ANGELS SLEEP

    Rashid Suleymanov / Signature Screenings / Kazakhstan / 2018
    For Arman, wedding preparations, every girl’s most enjoyable time of life, turn into hell. Arman is abducted and raped by four rich boys. Trying to save her, her fiancé Qurman faces serious trouble with law enforcement. After her recovery, the girl is trying to punish her rapists and starts her quest for justice…
    When Angeles Sleep

    October 25, 2018 7:00 PM Buy Tickets Buy Tickets