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Thursday, Jan. 26 (See map view)

Join Amnesty Brooklyn at a screening of short films and panel discussions that focus on human rights and social justice. 6 pm.

A screening of the 1976 film adaptation of Truman Capote’s nonfiction novel that ultimately showed that investigative journalism can be just as engaging as fiction. Kristen Meinzer ("Slate") and Rafer Guzman (“Newsday”) introduce the film. 7 pm.

The 13th annual Brooklyn Israel Film Festival has its opening reception, followed by a screening of "Freedom Runners," a documentary about African refugees in Israel who use a running group to find their place. 7:15 pm.

Comedian Kevin Maher and guests discuss copycat films, Turkish knockoffs, and Bollywood versions of blockbusters. 9:30 pm.

Friday, Jan. 27 (See map view)

Musician Gary Lucas performs a live score for the surrealist silent Orson Welles film “Too Much Johnson.” 8 pm.

Saturday, Jan. 28 (See map view)

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. Molly Monster sets out on a journey to find her new place in the family after Mama and Papa Monster decide to hatch another egg. 11 am.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. From snowy mountains to arid plains, from inside the mind to miles above the earth, these shorts demonstrate the unlimited possibilities of the imagination. 12:20 pm.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. Long-sought reunions, sunshine on sick days, new babies, and old grandparents. In this shorts program, no matter what big events families face together, they always learn something important. 12:40 pm.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. These one-of-a-kind characters learn to shape-shift, feel music, and follow their hearts in this celebration of individuality. 1:20 pm.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. Follow the pair of friends as they win the largest hip-hop dance competition in the world with determination, friendship, and artistry. 1:40 pm.

A screening of "The Writer," a meta-fictional TV series about an Arab-Israeli television writer. 8 pm.

Sunday, Jan. 29 (See map view)

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. Long-sought reunions, sunshine on sick days, new babies, and old grandparents. In this shorts program, no matter what big events families face together, they always learn something important. 10:40 am.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. From snowy mountains to arid plains, from inside the mind to miles above the earth, these shorts demonstrate the unlimited possibilities of the imagination. 11 am and 1 pm.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. These one-of-a-kind characters learn to shape-shift, feel music, and follow their hearts in this celebration of individuality. 1:40 pm.

A screening of "Vice Versa," a drama about a terminally ill young woman refuses treatment and a yeshiva student who tries to change her mind. 8 pm.

Wednesday, Feb. 1 (See map view)

Comedian Kevin Maher and guests discuss copycat films, Turkish knockoffs, and Bollywood versions of blockbusters. 7 pm.

Thursday, Feb. 2 (See map view)

A screening of the Truman Capote biopic that earned Philip Seymour Hoffman an Academy Award for his portrayal of the author as he struggled to write what would become his seminal work of nonfiction. Kristen Meinzer ("Slate") and Rafer Guzman (“Newsday”) introduce the film. 7 pm.

Friday, Feb. 10 (See map view)

This 2014 documentary examines the pro-democracy movement in Nigeria and efforts to increase the participation of women as leaders. Professor Magaly Colimon-Christopher will introduce and lead a discussion afterward. 6:30–9 pm.

Friday, Feb. 17 (See map view)

Part of the BAM Senior Cinema lineup. In this jazz musical of the 1930s, a theatrical producer (Ralph Cooper) puts aside his own success to boost the career of a talented singer (Lena Horne in her film debut). 10 am.

Friday, March 17 (See map view)

Part of the BAM Senior Cinema lineup. Based on the play by Tennessee Williams, the film explores the tumultuous reunion between a Southern patriarch, Big Daddy, and his alcoholic ex-football player son Brick. 10 am.

Friday, March 24 (See map view)

This 2010 film describes how advertising affects women and the relationship of representation and power. Dr. Wendy Galgan will introduce and lead a discussion afterward. 6:30–9 pm.

Saturday, April 8 (See map view)

Stanley Kubrick’s masterpiece about a determined young Irishman’s schemes for riches will be screened, with live musical accompaniment by the 50-piece Wordless Music Orchestra. 8 pm.

Friday, April 21 (See map view)

Part of the BAM Senior Cinema lineup. During World War II, American expatriate Harry Morgan (Humphrey Bogart) helps transport a French Resistance leader and his beautiful wife to Martinique while romancing a sensuous lounge singer (Lauren Bacall). 10 am.

This 2016 film highlights women who are making a creative effort to redefine the tradition of knitting and crocheting. Dr. Jennifer Wingate will introduce and lead a discussion afterward. 6:30–9 pm.

Friday, May 19 (See map view)

Part of the BAM Senior Cinema lineup. In Luis Buñuel’s daring masterpiece, a group of high society friends are invited to a mansion for dinner and find themselves inexplicably unable to leave. 10 am.

Thursday, June 15 (See map view)

Part of the BAM Senior Cinema lineup. A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts. The film screening will be immediately followed by a dance party featuring a live DJ, lunch, and dancing in the BAMcafé. 10 am.

Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 (See map view)

A screening of director Peter Watkins’s 1987 experiment with form: a documentary, a dystopian science fiction film, a handbook for media analysis, and a linking of activist groups throughout the world. Presented in chapters over three days. 2 pm, 5 pm, 8:30 pm.

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