Cinema http://whqr.org en Cinematique Presents: "Tim's Vermeer" http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-presents-tims-vermeer <p>Don't miss this compelling, true drama for the art lover! Tim Jenison, a Texas based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did 17th century Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer ("Girl with a Pearl Earring") manage to paint so photo-realistically -- 150 years before the invention of photography? The epic research project Jenison embarks on to test his theory is as extraordinary as what he discovers. Directed by the illusionist and magician Teller. (PG-13 1hr, 20min)</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 15:15:15 +0000 Staff 53952 at http://whqr.org Cinematique Presents: "Tim's Vermeer" Cinematique: "12 Years A Slave" (One Night Only) http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-12-years-slave-one-night-only <p>Winner of the Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Supporting Actress, <em>Twelve Years a Slave</em> is based on the incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:50:03 +0000 Staff 51713 at http://whqr.org Cinematique: "12 Years A Slave" (One Night Only) Midday Interview: Dan Brawley on "An Evening on the Red Carpet" http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-dan-brawley-evening-red-carpet <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">&nbsp;</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 18:09:00 +0000 Jemila Ericson 51119 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Dan Brawley on "An Evening on the Red Carpet" Cinematique: "Enemy" (New Time, 7PM) http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-enemy-new-time-7pm <p>Nominated for Best Motion Picture at the Canadian Screen Awards, well in advance of it's official release, <em>Enemy </em>is already dazzling international audiences. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal (October Sky, Brokeback Mountain) and directed by Academy Award Nominee Denis Villeneuve, is a sexy and hypnotically surreal psychological thriller about a man who discovers an exact physical double of himself.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:43:27 +0000 Staff 51008 at http://whqr.org Cinematique: "Enemy" (New Time, 7PM) Cinematique: "Gloria" (New Time, 7PM) http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-gloria-new-time-7pm <p><em>Gloria</em>, Chile's official entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards, stars Paulina García in a tour de force performance that captured the Silver Bear Best Actress Award at this year's Berlin Film Festival. Gloria is a "woman of a certain age" but still feels young. Though lonely, she makes the best of her situation and fills her nights seeking love at social dance clubs for single adults.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:34:36 +0000 Staff 51007 at http://whqr.org Cinematique: "Gloria" (New Time, 7PM) Cinematique: "The Past" (New Time, 7PM) http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-past-new-time-7pm <p>An official Selection at Cannes, Telluride, and Toronto International Film Festivals in 2013 and winner of Best Actress (Berenice Bejo) at Cannes, <em>The Past</em> is one of the season's best foreign films. Following a four year separation, Ahmad (Ali Mosaffa) returns to Paris from Tehran in order to finalize a divorce from his estranged wife Marie (Bejo) so she can marry her boyfriend (Tahar Rahim).</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:27:28 +0000 Staff 51006 at http://whqr.org Cinematique: "The Past" (New Time, 7PM) Cinematique: "The Invisible Woman" (New Time, 7PM) http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-invisible-woman-new-time-7pm <p>The Invisible Woman is the beautiful and compelling new film directed by and starring Ralph Fiennes with Felicity Jones and Kristin Scott Thomas. This multilayered portrait of Charles Dickens, his young mistress and the 19th century Victorian society in which they carried out their secret affair, is winning critical raves. (R, 1hr, 51min)</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:17:32 +0000 Staff 51005 at http://whqr.org Cinematique: "The Invisible Woman" (New Time, 7PM) Cinematique: "Like Father, Like Son" (New Time, 7PM) http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-father-son-new-time-7pm <p><a href="https://www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?e=ef552b600c9793da057a530743d44d93&amp;t=tix">https://www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?e=ef552b600c9793da057a530743d44d93&amp;t=</a><a href="https://www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?e=ef552b600c9793da057a530743d44d93&amp;t=tix">tix</a>Two Japanese families are upended when they discover that their sons were switched at birth in acclaimed filmmaker Kore-eda Hirokazu's wry exploration of the nature-vs.-nurture debate. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:08:31 +0000 Staff 51000 at http://whqr.org Cinematique: "Like Father, Like Son" (New Time, 7PM) Cinematique: "Her" (New Time, 7PM) http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-her-new-time-7pm <p>This unconventional love story from Spike Jonze received five Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture and Best Screenplay, and won the Golden Globe for Best Screenplay. In the not so distant future, Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix), a lonely writer, purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user’s every needs. To Theodore’s surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:41:16 +0000 Staff 50999 at http://whqr.org Cinematique: "Her" (New Time, 7PM) Cinematique Presents: Oscar Shorts 2014! http://whqr.org/post/cinematique-presents-oscar-shorts-2014 <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Cinematique's annual presentation of Oscar Shorts is coming <strong>February 10th-15th!</strong>&nbsp; Here is your chance to see all of the films nominated for Best Documentary Short Subject, Short Film - Animated, and Short Film - Live Action. Oscar Shorts showcases the best short films of 2013 and features today's most talented emerging filmmakers.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><strong>Monday</strong> – <em>Live Action Shorts </em></p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 18:15:06 +0000 Staff 49257 at http://whqr.org Cinematique Presents: Oscar Shorts 2014!