Oscar nominated “Jojo Rabbit” will be shown this Sunday, Feb. 9, at 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Bengal Theater, taking a unique look at the absurdity of racism, war, and the power of love, via the lens of a young German boy being wooed into the Hitler youth during WWII, who discovers a Jewish girl hiding in the walls of his house.Â Subtitles will be at the earliest show.Â (Rated PG-13) Â Admission is $3 for the public, $2 for ISU staff and free for ISU students with Bengal ID. For trailer and more information, go toÂ www.pocatellofilmsociety.com/jojo.
Best Documentary Oscar nominated, “The Cave” will be featured this Sunday, Feb. 2, at 2:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. in the Bengal Theater. Admission is free for this poignant story from National Geographic, about a group of female doctors in war torn Syria who struggle to keep their people safe, while dealing with systemic sexism and the limited resources available to them. For trailer and more info, go to www.pocatellofilmsociety.com/cave.
Oscar nominated and Golden Globe winning, “Judy” plays this Sunday, Jan. 26, at 2:00 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the Bengal Theater at the ISU Pond Student Union, with subtitles at the earliest show. Best Actress winner and nominee Renee Zellweger stars in this story about the later years of iconic Wizard of Oz star Judy Garland. Rolling Stone magazine writes, “RenĂ©e Zellweger performs miracles playing Judy Garland: singing her heart out, baring her bruised soul and acting with a ferocity that ultimately rises to a state of grace.” Admission is $3 for the public, $2 for ISU staff, and free for ISU students with Bengal ID. For trailer and more information, go to www.pocatellofilmsociety.com/judy.