October 17, Wednesday

The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)

Directed by Lotte Reiniger
Germany | PG | Adventure, Animation, Fantasy | 81 min
Venue: Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue
Time: Oct 17, 7:30pm, Oct 20, 5:00pm

A handsome prince rides a flying horse to far-away lands and embarks on magical adventures, which include befriending a witch, meeting Aladdin, battling demons and falling in love with a princess.

The Old Man & the Gun (2018)

Directed by David Lowery
USA | PG-13 | Comedy | English | 93 min
Venue: Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue

Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford), from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt (Casey Affleck), who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman (Sissy Spacek), who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.