NOW SHOWING: Oscar® Nominee ‘CAPERNAUM’ on February 23

HIFF and Guild Hall are pleased to continue the hit screening series NOW SHOWING. On select Saturday nights, the series, curated by HIFF, features acclaimed first-run art house, independent, and world cinema in Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater.

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Saturday, February 23 | 6pm | Tickets

Director: Nadine Labaki
(Lebanon, 2018, 119 minutes)

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, CAPERNAUM (“CHAOS”) is a new film by Nadine Labaki about the journey of a clever, gutsy 12-year-old boy, Zain, who survives the dangers of the city streets by his wits. He flees his parents and to assert his rights, takes them to court suing them for the “crime” of giving him life.

CAPERNAUM is currently an Oscar® nominee for Best Foreign Language Film. 


> > THE SHINING: February 9

> > Oscar®-Nominated Shorts: February 9, 10, 16, 17

Tickets for screenings are $15 for general admission and $10 for HIFF and Guild Hall members. HIFF members: purchase tickets online from Guild Hall and select ‘member price’ to receive your discount (your name will be checked against our member roster). Enjoy!

Additional screenings will be announced at a later date.