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Watch List: Birds of Feather

Take wing with this Watch List series accompanying Million Dollar Pigeons. A curated selection of films celebrating the unique and oft-unpredictable relationships between humans and birds. 
Series runs February 3 - 11

Friday, February 3, 9:00 PM

a man reading a book

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

Jim Jarmusch combines his love for ice-cool crime dramas with the philosophical dimensions of samurai mythology for an eccentrically postmodern take on the hit-man thriller.
  • D: Jim Jarmusch
  • USA
  • 1999
  • 116 min
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Sunday, February 5, 4:45 PM

a falcon

The Challenge

Focused on the world of wealthy Qatari sheikhs with a passion for amateur falconry, this exquisite documentary combines cinematic beauty with rare access. 

In Arabic with English subtitles.

  • D: Yuri Ancarani
  • Italy & France
  • 2017
  • 69 min
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Tuesday, February 11, 6:00 PM

a boy and a kestrel

Kes

Director Ken Loach received international acclaim for this enormously moving tale of a lonely working-class Yorkshire boy, who finds a baby kestrel and decides to raise it.
  • D: Ken Loach
  • United Kingdom
  • 1969
  • 111 min
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Saturday, February 11, 12:30 PM

a girl and an eagle

The Eagle Huntress

Set against the breathtaking expanse of the Mongolian steppe, a 13-year-old girl trains to become the first girl in 12 generations of her family to become an eagle hunter. 

In Kazakh & English with English subtitles.

  • D: Otto Bell
  • United Kingdom, Mongolia & USA
  • 2016
  • 87 min
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