The incredible, against-all-odds story of sailor Tracy Edwards, who skippered the first all-female international crew in the 1989 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race. Rated PG, 97 min. Starlight Room 21+ Venue, ID required.
The beautiful yet tragic love story between Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse, Marianne Ihlen. Their love began on the idyllic Greek island of Hydra in 1960 as part of a bohemian community of foreign artists, writers, and musicians. The film follows their relationship from their early days on Hydra in 1960, a humble time of “free love” and open marriage, to how their love evolved when Leonard became a successful musician. Marianne and Leonard died three months apart. Rated R, 102 min.
A stirring and beautiful documentary from Academy Award-nominated director James Longley (Iraq in Fragments), Angels Are Made of Light traces the lives of young students and their teachers at a school in the old city of Kabul. Interweaving the modern history of Afghanistan with present-day portraits, the film offers an intimate and nuanced vision of a society living in the shadow of war. NR, 117 min.
A look at the life and work of opera legend Luciano Pavarotti. "Ron Howard hits it out of the park with this penetrating and emotionally powerful portrait of the Italian tenor who became an international superstar. This is a no-holds barred portrait of the artist and the man...encompassing every aspect of a complex and celebrated life." - Deadline
The untold story of Alice Guy-Blaché, a pioneer in filmmaking and a profoundly prolific director. Not only one of the very first female filmmakers, but one of the first filmmakers, period. She began her work in 1894. 25 years later her career came to an abrupt end and she and the 1,000 films that bore her name were largely forgotten. An energetic documentary that is both tribute and detective story. Narrated by Jodie Foster. Not rated, 103 min.
Winner of every major Best Musical award on Broadway and in the West End, Kinky Boots is the hottest show in town! Broadcast straight from London to Port Townsend. This big-hearted and saucy musical tells the true story of a young man trying to save his family's shoe factory. He finds inspiration in the form of Lola, an entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos. 132 min., 1 intermission.