Wednesday, April 17
6 p.m.: "A Late Quartet" With introduction by the Montclaire String Quartet.
8:15 p.m.: "A Royal Affair"
Thursday, April 18
6 p.m.: "Only the Young"
8 p.m.: "Beasts of the Southern Wild": Rated PG-13 (thematic material including child imperilment, some disturbing images, language and brief sensuality). Fantasy/drama.
Oscar nominee for Best Picture, Best Director (Benh Zeitlin), Best Actress (Quvenzhané Wallis, who, at age 9, is the youngest nominee of all time in the category) and Best Adapted Screenplay.
In a forgotten Louisiana bayou, Hushpuppy, an intrepid, optimistic and extraordinarily imaginative 6-year-old, is faced with her father's fading health and melting ice caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community.
Friday, April 19
6 p.m.: "Beasts of the Southern Wild"
8 p.m.: "Rust and Bone"
Saturday, April 20
Note that "A Royal Affair" and "Beasts of the Southern Wild" have been pushed back from their originally scheduled showtimes.
5:30 p.m.: "A Late Quartet" With introduction by the Montclaire String Quartet.
7:30 p.m.: "A Royal Affair"
9:55 p.m.: "Beasts of the Southern Wild"
NOTE: The West Virginia short film "Miracle Boy," adapted from a Pinckney Benedict short story about a boy who risks his life to apologize to another, will screen at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, 8 p.m. April 18 and 9:30 p.m. April 20. The showings are prior to other festival films and included in their admission.
Reach Amy Robinson at flips...@wvgazette.com or 304-348-4881.