Reel Reads

The Loft Cinema and Antigone Books
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Reel Reads

Each month we feature a book associated with a film being screened at The Loft. Books are available at Antigone Books with a 10% discount during the month. Loft members receive a 20% discount with a valid membership card.

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AUGUST

Mood Indigo by Boris Vian

Eminently inventive auteur Michel Gondry (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) finds inspiration from French novelist Boris Vian's 1947 cult novel to provide the foundation for this visionary and romantic love story starring Audrey Tautou (Amélie) and Romain Duris (The Beat My Heart Skipped).

Starts Friday August 22 

 

 

JULY

Life Itself by Roger Ebert

Acclaimed filmmaker Steve James (Hoop Dreams), along with executive producers Martin Scorsese (Goodfellas) and Steven Zaillian (Moneyball), presents Life Itself, a new documentary recounting the inspiring, entertaining and colorful life of world-renowned film critic Roger Ebert - a story that is by turns personal, funny, moving and transcendent. Based on his bestselling memoir of the same name, Life Itself explores Roger Ebert's unique and fascinating legacy.

Now playing. 

 

JUNE

Palo Alto by James Franco

Gia Coppola’s directorial debut, based on the short story collection by James Franco, stunningly captures the complicated relationships, heightened emotions, and romantic highs and lows of adolescence.
Starts Friday, June 6.

 

 

 

MAY

Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories By Alice Munro

See the compelling new drama starring Kristen Wiig and Guy Pearce, written by native Tucsonan Mark Jude Poirier (Goats) and based on a short story by Nobel Prize-winner Alice Munro.

Featuring a post-film Q&A with screenwriter Mark Jude Poirier on opening night, Friday, May 16 at 7:00pm!