This week in art-house cinema: Challenging documentaries and ‘All About Eve’

March 3, 2017 GMT

The new film from Pedro Almodovar, David Baldacci signing novels and a variety of documentaries are set for an eclectic week in art-house cinema events.


“Julieta”: The new Spanish-language drama from Pedro Almodovar tells the story of a long-separated mother and daughter, set in Madrid.

David Baldacci Live: BookSmart Tulsa presents the famed author at 7 p.m. Monday to read and discuss his book “The Width of the World,” with free admission and books for sale for signing.

“Newtown”: This 6 p.m. Tuesday documentary screening, about the aftermath of tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut, has free admission and a special guest addressing the audience following the film.

“Legends of Ska”: This documentary screens at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday with the director on hand for a Q-and-A session.

“Revolution: New Art for a New World”: This documentary about Russian Avant-Garde influences screens at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

“National Theatre Live: Hedda Gabler”: This modern production of Henrik Ibsen’s work, starring Ruth Wilson, screens at 6 p.m. Thursday.


“All About Eve”: Fasten your seat belts for the 1950 best-picture Oscar winner, nominated for 14 Academy Awards, in this Turner Classic Movies presentation. Showtimes are set for 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday at Cinemark Tulsa and Cinemark Broken Arrow.

See next week’s wide-release movie early: Showtimes are set for previews of movies including “Kong: Skull Island” as early as 7 p.m. Thursday, March 9, at Tulsa-area theaters.

Tickets now on sale: Disney’s live-action “Beauty and the Beast,” beginning March 16; “Power Rangers,” opening March 23.