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June 2018

Speed Cinema Presents The Gospel According to André

June 22 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Kate Novack   “Catnip for fashion buffs.” —Frank Scheck, The Hollywood Reporter André Leon Talley has been a fixture in the world of fashion for so long that it’s difficult to imagine a time when he wasn’t defining the boundaries of great style. Kate Novack’s intimate portrait, The Gospel According to André takes viewers on an emotional journey from André’s roots growing up in the segregated Jim Crow South, to becoming one of the most influential tastemakers and fashion curators of our…

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SOLD OUT: Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

June 22 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Canaletto and the Art of Venice

June 23 at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

With exclusive access to the highly anticipated exhibition at the Queen’s Gallery, the filmmakers open the doors of London’s Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle, and take audiences through the squares and canals of Venice that Canaletto immortalized through his art. Including expert commentary and insights from curators of the Royal Collection, the film also reveals the intriguing story of how his works came to hold pride of place in the Queen’s own Picture Gallery. 2017, U.K., DCP, 85 minutes. Recommended…

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Speed Cinema Presents The Gospel According to André

June 23 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Kate Novack   “Catnip for fashion buffs.” —Frank Scheck, The Hollywood Reporter André Leon Talley has been a fixture in the world of fashion for so long that it’s difficult to imagine a time when he wasn’t defining the boundaries of great style. Kate Novack’s intimate portrait, The Gospel According to André takes viewers on an emotional journey from André’s roots growing up in the segregated Jim Crow South, to becoming one of the most influential tastemakers and fashion curators of our…

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Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

June 23 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen Introduced by Jessica Morgan, UofL Law School Student “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents The Gospel According to André

June 24 at 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Kate Novack   “Catnip for fashion buffs.” —Frank Scheck, The Hollywood Reporter André Leon Talley has been a fixture in the world of fashion for so long that it’s difficult to imagine a time when he wasn’t defining the boundaries of great style. Kate Novack’s intimate portrait, The Gospel According to André takes viewers on an emotional journey from André’s roots growing up in the segregated Jim Crow South, to becoming one of the most influential tastemakers and fashion curators of our…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: Canaletto and the Art of Venice

June 24 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

From one of the world’s largest art collections comes the remarkable story of Giovanni Antonio Canaletto and the city he shared with millions through his art. With exclusive access to the highly anticipated exhibition at the Queen’s Gallery, the filmmakers open the doors of London’s Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle, and take audiences through the squares and canals of Venice that Canaletto immortalized through his art. Including expert commentary and insights from curators of the Royal Collection, the film also…

Find out more »

SOLD OUT: Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

June 24 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

SOLD OUT: Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

June 27 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

June 27 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

SOLD OUT: Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

June 28 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

June 28 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents American Animals

June 30 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Bart Layton “A crackerjack real-life heist thriller.” —Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter Drawn from the audacious rare book caper that took place at Transylvania University, in Lexington, KY in 2004, American Animals is a gripping new film detailing one of the most reckless art heists in U.S. history. Centering on unpredictable wild child Warren (Evan Peters) and aspiring artist Spencer, two friends from middle-class suburban Lexington, the film follows them through their college life at separate universities, as…

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Speed Cinema Presents American Animals

June 30 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Bart Layton “A crackerjack real-life heist thriller.” —Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter Drawn from the audacious rare book caper that took place at Transylvania University, in Lexington, KY in 2004, American Animals is a gripping new film detailing one of the most reckless art heists in U.S. history. Centering on unpredictable wild child Warren (Evan Peters) and aspiring artist Spencer, two friends from middle-class suburban Lexington, the film follows them through their college life at separate universities, as…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents American Animals

June 30 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Bart Layton “A crackerjack real-life heist thriller.” —Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter Drawn from the audacious rare book caper that took place at Transylvania University, in Lexington, KY in 2004, American Animals is a gripping new film detailing one of the most reckless art heists in U.S. history. Centering on unpredictable wild child Warren (Evan Peters) and aspiring artist Spencer, two friends from middle-class suburban Lexington, the film follows them through their college life at separate universities, as…

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July 2018

Free Owsley Sunday Film: Essential Cinema: New 4K Digital Restoration: The Mystery of Picasso (Le mystère Picasso)

July 1 at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot The Mystery of Picasso stands alone as one of the greatest films about the creative process of a painter. In 1955, Clouzot joined forces with his friend Picasso to make an entirely new kind of art film. They devised an innovative technique in which the camera was placed behind a semi-transparent surface on which the artist drew with special inks that bled through the canvas. Clouzot captured a perfect reverse image of Picasso’s brushstrokes and the…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents American Animals

July 1 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Bart Layton “A crackerjack real-life heist thriller.” —Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter Drawn from the audacious rare book caper that took place at Transylvania University, in Lexington, KY in 2004, American Animals is a gripping new film detailing one of the most reckless art heists in U.S. history. Centering on unpredictable wild child Warren (Evan Peters) and aspiring artist Spencer, two friends from middle-class suburban Lexington, the film follows them through their college life at separate universities, as…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 1 at 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 5 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 5 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents American Animals

July 7 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Bart Layton “A crackerjack real-life heist thriller.” —Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter Drawn from the audacious rare book caper that took place at Transylvania University, in Lexington, KY in 2004, American Animals is a gripping new film detailing one of the most reckless art heists in U.S. history. Centering on unpredictable wild child Warren (Evan Peters) and aspiring artist Spencer, two friends from middle-class suburban Lexington, the film follows them through their college life at separate universities, as…

Find out more »

Free Owsley Sunday Film: Essential Cinema: New 4K Digital Restoration: The Mystery of Picasso (Le mystère Picasso)

July 8 at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot The Mystery of Picasso stands alone as one of the greatest films about the creative process of a painter. In 1955, Clouzot joined forces with his friend Picasso to make an entirely new kind of art film. They devised an innovative technique in which the camera was placed behind a semi-transparent surface on which the artist drew with special inks that bled through the canvas. Clouzot captured a perfect reverse image of Picasso’s brushstrokes and the…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents American Animals

July 8 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Bart Layton “A crackerjack real-life heist thriller.” —Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter Drawn from the audacious rare book caper that took place at Transylvania University, in Lexington, KY in 2004, American Animals is a gripping new film detailing one of the most reckless art heists in U.S. history. Centering on unpredictable wild child Warren (Evan Peters) and aspiring artist Spencer, two friends from middle-class suburban Lexington, the film follows them through their college life at separate universities, as…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 8 at 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents American Animals

July 11 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Bart Layton “A crackerjack real-life heist thriller.” —Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter Drawn from the audacious rare book caper that took place at Transylvania University, in Lexington, KY in 2004, American Animals is a gripping new film detailing one of the most reckless art heists in U.S. history. Centering on unpredictable wild child Warren (Evan Peters) and aspiring artist Spencer, two friends from middle-class suburban Lexington, the film follows them through their college life at separate universities, as…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 12 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 12 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 12 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

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Speed Cinema Presents Love, Cecil

July 13 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland  Friday, July 13, 7pm—Director present (Complimentary glass of wine included in ticket price from 6-7 pm in the Speed Cinema lobby)   $9/$7 Speed and Frazier History Museum members   “A handsome paean to its subject.” —Natalia Winkelman, Film Threat Cecil Beaton is best known for his production design for Oscar-winning films Gigi and My Fair Lady (especially the white and black Edwardian costumes for the unforgettable Ascot race), but his talents went far beyond that.…

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Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 14 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents Love, Cecil

July 14 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland  $9/$7 Speed and Frazier History Museum members   “A handsome paean to its subject.” —Natalia Winkelman, Film Threat Cecil Beaton is best known for his production design for Oscar-winning films Gigi and My Fair Lady (especially the white and black Edwardian costumes for the unforgettable Ascot race), but his talents went far beyond that. Beaton was frustrated by his wide-ranging interests and abilities—as a photographer, theatre and film designer as well as a gifted diarist—and wondered…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 14 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents Love, Cecil

July 14 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland  $9/$7 Speed and Frazier History Museum members   “A handsome paean to its subject.” —Natalia Winkelman, Film Threat Cecil Beaton is best known for his production design for Oscar-winning films Gigi and My Fair Lady (especially the white and black Edwardian costumes for the unforgettable Ascot race), but his talents went far beyond that. Beaton was frustrated by his wide-ranging interests and abilities—as a photographer, theatre and film designer as well as a gifted diarist—and wondered…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents Love, Cecil

July 15 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland  $9/$7 Speed and Frazier History Museum members   “A handsome paean to its subject.” —Natalia Winkelman, Film Threat Cecil Beaton is best known for his production design for Oscar-winning films Gigi and My Fair Lady (especially the white and black Edwardian costumes for the unforgettable Ascot race), but his talents went far beyond that. Beaton was frustrated by his wide-ranging interests and abilities—as a photographer, theatre and film designer as well as a gifted diarist—and wondered…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 15 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 18 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 18 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 19 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 19 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 19 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents 2018 Sundance Short Film Festival Tour

July 20 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Various Directors Short on time but big on style, the 2018 Sundance Short Film Tour features seven works displaying a wide variety of storytelling, including fiction, documentary, and animation from around the globe. Three of the films in the program won Short Film Jury Awards at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. For more than 30 years, the Sundance Film Festival Shorts Program has widely been considered the premier showcase for short films and the launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers,…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Ballet Mécanique with live score by GlitterTitzDjz

July 20 at 8:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Live score by GlitterTitzDjz Directed by Fernand Léger and Dudley Murphy Considered one of the monumental achievements in experimental filmmaking, this collaborative Dadaist/post-Cubist film was conceived, written, and co-directed by the artist Fernand Léger and filmmaker Dudley Murphy with cinematic contributions from Man Ray. Ripe with visual puns, the film combines the abstraction of constructivism with the absurdity and wild whims of Dadaism. 1924, France, 16mm, silent with live score, 19 minutes. Recommended for 13+. Presented in conjunction with the…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Ballet Mécanique with live score by GlitterTitzDjz

July 20 at 9:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Live score by GlitterTitzDjz Directed by Fernand Léger and Dudley Murphy Considered one of the monumental achievements in experimental filmmaking, this collaborative Dadaist/post-Cubist film was conceived, written, and co-directed by the artist Fernand Léger and filmmaker Dudley Murphy with cinematic contributions from Man Ray. Ripe with visual puns, the film combines the abstraction of constructivism with the absurdity and wild whims of Dadaism. 1924, France, 16mm, silent with live score, 19 minutes. Recommended for 13+. Presented in conjunction with the…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 21 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents: RBG

July 21 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen “Fierce and unexpectedly romantic.”—Joshua Rothkopf, Time Out “Vital. A fist-pumping, crowd pleasing doc.”—Kate Erbland, IndieWire At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon often dubbed the “Notorious RBG.” This definitive Ginsburg biography reveals the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior’s rise to the nation’s highest court that has been largely unknown, even to some…

Find out more »

Speed Cinema Presents 2018 Sundance Short Film Festival Tour

July 21 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Various Directors Short on time but big on style, the 2018 Sundance Short Film Tour features seven works displaying a wide variety of storytelling, including fiction, documentary, and animation from around the globe. Three of the films in the program won Short Film Jury Awards at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. For more than 30 years, the Sundance Film Festival Shorts Program has widely been considered the premier showcase for short films and the launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers,…

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Free Owsley Sunday Film: Kehinde Wiley: An Economy of Grace

July 22 at 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Jeff Dupre—In Person Known for his vibrant, larger-than-life reinterpretations of classical portraits featuring black and brown young men, New York-based visual artist Kehinde Wiley has turned the practice of portraiture on its head—and in the process, has taken the art world by storm. Wiley recently embarked on an exciting new project: a series of classical portraits of African American women—something he’s never done before. The film, Kehinde Wiley: An Economy of Grace, documents the project as it unfolds, tracking Wiley’s process…

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Speed Cinema Presents 2018 Sundance Short Film Festival Tour

July 22 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Various Directors Short on time but big on style, the 2018 Sundance Short Film Tour features seven works displaying a wide variety of storytelling, including fiction, documentary, and animation from around the globe. Three of the films in the program won Short Film Jury Awards at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. For more than 30 years, the Sundance Film Festival Shorts Program has widely been considered the premier showcase for short films and the launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers,…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Science Fair

July 22 at 5:00 pm - 6:35 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Directed by Cristina Costantini and Darren Foster “Meet the future of science.”—Justine Lowe, The Hollywood Reporter Opening at Louisville’s DuPont Manual High School, Science Fair follows nine high school students from around the globe as they navigate rivalries, setbacks, and of course, hormones, on their journey to compete at the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Los Angeles. Facing off against 1,700 of the smartest, socially…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Science Fair

July 22 at 7:00 pm - 8:35 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Directed by Cristina Costantini and Darren Foster “Meet the future of science.”—Justine Lowe, The Hollywood Reporter Opening at Louisville’s DuPont Manual High School, Science Fair follows nine high school students from around the globe as they navigate rivalries, setbacks, and of course, hormones, on their journey to compete at the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Los Angeles. Facing off against 1,700 of the smartest, socially…

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Speed Cinema Presents: The Gardener

July 23 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Directed by Sébastien Chabot Introduced by Paul Cappiello, Executive Director, Yew Dell Gardens “A soothing and transporting journey sure to inspire gardeners of all stripes to create their own slice of heaven.”—Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times Nestled amongst the rolling hills of the Charlevoix County in Quebec, Les Quatre Vents has become one of the world’s foremost private gardens. Created over 75 years and three generations, it…

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Speed Cinema Presents: The Gardener

July 23 at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Directed by Sébastien Chabot Introduced by Paul Cappiello, Executive Director, Yew Dell Gardens “A soothing and transporting journey sure to inspire gardeners of all stripes to create their own slice of heaven.”—Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times Nestled amongst the rolling hills of the Charlevoix County in Quebec, Les Quatre Vents has become one of the world’s foremost private gardens. Created over 75 years and three generations, it…

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Speed Cinema Presents: In Our Bones

July 24 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Directed by Alex Kimura (Director in Person) In her first documentary feature, Louisville director Alex Kimura takes us on an inspiring tale of Sam, a young woman from Louisville with terminal bone marrow disease who decides to try to find a donor match by going on a road trip around America with her sister and best friend.  This film gives a raw look at life on the…

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Speed Cinema Presents: In Our Bones

July 24 at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Directed by Alex Kimura (Director in Person) In her first documentary feature, Louisville director Alex Kimura takes us on an inspiring tale of Sam, a young woman from Louisville with terminal bone marrow disease who decides to try to find a donor match by going on a road trip around America with her sister and best friend.  This film gives a raw look at life on the…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Symphony for Nature and City of Ali

July 25 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Symphony for Nature: Directed by Anne Flatté (Director in Person) Kentucky Premiere In 2016, the Britt Music & Arts Festival brought more than 130 musicians to Crater Lake National Park to perform the world premiere of a bold new orchestral work, Natural History, composed by Michael Gordon and conducted by Teddy Abrams.  In Symphony for Nature director Anne Flatté takes a behind-the-scenes look of how these classical…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Symphony for Nature and City of Ali

July 25 at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society Symphony for Nature: Directed by Anne Flatté (Director in Person) Kentucky Premiere In 2016, the Britt Music & Arts Festival brought more than 130 musicians to Crater Lake National Park to perform the world premiere of a bold new orchestral work, Natural History, composed by Michael Gordon and conducted by Teddy Abrams.  In Symphony for Nature director Anne Flatté takes a behind-the-scenes look of how these classical…

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Speed Cinema Presents: The Human Element and Ditch the Van

July 26 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society The Human Element: Directed by Matthew Testa Kentucky Premiere “Compelling, unsettling, and visually stunning . . . an enlightening film that should be seen by those still in denial about climate change”—Tiffany Tchobianian on The Human Element, Film Threat In this documentary director Matthew Testa explores how we as humans are elemental forces of nature. As our activities alter the other elements—earth, air, water, and fire—those elements…

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Speed Cinema Presents: The Human Element and Ditch the Van

July 26 at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Part of the 2018 Flyover Film Festival Organized by the Louisville Film Society The Human Element: Directed by Matthew Testa Kentucky Premiere “Compelling, unsettling, and visually stunning . . . an enlightening film that should be seen by those still in denial about climate change”—Tiffany Tchobianian on The Human Element, Film Threat In this documentary director Matthew Testa explores how we as humans are elemental forces of nature. As our activities alter the other elements—earth, air, water, and fire—those elements…

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Speed Cinema Presents Rodin

July 27 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Jacques Doillon   $9/$7 Speed and Alliance Française members This sumptuous biography of Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), details the mid-career of the revolutionary sculptor—the most brilliant of his era. This period was marked with the tumultuous personal and professional relationship with his immensely talented assistant, Camille Claudel. He acknowledged her as his most able pupil and treated her as an equal in matters of creation. More than a decade of work and passionate engagement ensued, and the personal and…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Vincent Van Gogh A New Way of Seeing

July 28 at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

“Paintings shown in breathtaking detail.” —Daily Mail Perhaps more than any other artist, Van Gogh’s life has long captured the imagination of storytellers. Delving deep into his fascinating and sometimes deeply troubled world comes this definitive, award-winning documentary directed by David Bikerstaff. Showcasing Van Gogh’s iconic works like never before and featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, this film gives an engaging art history lesson of one of the most celebrated artists…

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Speed Cinema Presents Rodin

July 28 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Jacques Doillon $9/$7 Speed and Alliance Française members This sumptuous biography of Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), details the mid-career of the revolutionary sculptor—the most brilliant of his era. This period was marked with the tumultuous personal and professional relationship with his immensely talented assistant, Camille Claudel. He acknowledged her as his most able pupil and treated her as an equal in matters of creation. More than a decade of work and passionate engagement ensued, and the personal and professional…

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Speed Cinema Presents Rodin

July 28 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Jacques Doillon $9/$7 Speed and Alliance Française members This sumptuous biography of Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), details the mid-career of the revolutionary sculptor—the most brilliant of his era. This period was marked with the tumultuous personal and professional relationship with his immensely talented assistant, Camille Claudel. He acknowledged her as his most able pupil and treated her as an equal in matters of creation. More than a decade of work and passionate engagement ensued, and the personal and professional…

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Free Owsley Sunday Film: Man Ray X 2: The Return to Reason (Le retour à la raison) with The Sea Star (L’Étoile de mer)

July 29 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Sunday, July 29, 12:30 pm Man Ray was an American visual artist whose career thrived in France. Working in many different mediums including painting, photography, and film, his works were tied to the Dada and Surrealist movements. Embracing experimental film techniques, Ray involved his companion Kiki de Montparnasse in his early silent films Return to Reason (1923, France, 16mm, silent, 2 minutes) and The Sea Star (1926, France, 16mm, silent, 15 minutes). The earlier film featured animated textures and Rayographs…

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Speed Cinema Presents Rodin

July 29 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Directed by Jacques Doillon $9/$7 Speed and Alliance Française members This sumptuous biography of Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), details the mid-career of the revolutionary sculptor—the most brilliant of his era. This period was marked with the tumultuous personal and professional relationship with his immensely talented assistant, Camille Claudel. He acknowledged her as his most able pupil and treated her as an equal in matters of creation. More than a decade of work and passionate engagement ensued, and the personal and professional…

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Speed Cinema Presents: Vincent Van Gogh A New Way of Seeing

July 29 at 3:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Speed Cinema, 2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

“Paintings shown in breathtaking detail.” —Daily Mail Perhaps more than any other artist, Van Gogh’s life has long captured the imagination of storytellers. Delving deep into his fascinating and sometimes deeply troubled world comes this definitive, award-winning documentary directed by David Bikerstaff. Showcasing Van Gogh’s iconic works like never before and featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, this film gives an engaging art history lesson of one of the most celebrated artists…

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