Dates & Times
Sep 7 - Sep 13
We the Animals
Us three. Us brothers. Us kings, inseparable.
Three boys tear through their childhood, in the midst of their young parents’ volatile love that makes and unmakes the family many times over.
While Manny and Joel grow into versions of their loving and unpredictable father, Ma seeks to shelter her youngest, Jonah, in the cocoon of home.
More sensitive and conscious than his older siblings, Jonah increasingly embraces an imagined world all his own.
"Zagar has a gift for capturing a character's essence in an image or two, via simple compositions occasionally augmented by spellbinding snatches of animation. And he imbues the entire enterprise with a fascinating feeling of maybe-memory."
"A complicated coming-of-age tale that not only brings refreshing insights but gives us beautifully rendered images that have the power to haunt you for days."
"Adapting Justin Torres' autobiographical novel, Jerimiah Zagar crafts a haunting, singular coming-of-age story."
Directed by Jeremiah Zagar
REGULAR ADMISSION: $11
REAL ART WAYS MEMBERS: $6
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