Prohibition is over! Upstate Films is now serving tasty alcoholic beverages from these renowned local makers:

Wild Arc Farm winery (Pine Bush, NY)

Suarez Family Brewery (Hudson, NY)

Nine Pin Cider Works (Albany, NY)

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★ Trouble in Paradise
Revival House   Celebrate Ernst Lubitsch’s birthday with a screening of one of his most beloved films. When Gaston, a thief (Herbert Marshall) and his partner Lily, a pickpocket (Miriam Hopkins) decide to pull a scam on Mariette (Kay Francis), who runs a perfume factory. Errant love, sharp social satire and crossed lo , ...
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Women Talking
Women Talking
When faced with continuous oppression, what choices do you have? Do nothing? Stay and fight? Or leave? In Sarah Polley’s crystalline, provocative adaptation of Miriam Towes’ novel, a group of women, living in an isolated community, contemplate their future together after a startling revelation. Rooney Mara, Claire Foy, , ...
Puss In Boots: The Last Wish
Puss in Boots discovers that his passion for adventure has taken its toll: he has burnt through eight of his nine lives. Puss sets out on an epic journey to find the mythical Last Wish and restore his nine lives. (U.S., 102m, 2022) , ...
Skinamarink
In Kyle Edward Ball’s hugely inventive, low-budget, instant cult classic horror film, two children wake up in the middle of the night to find their father is missing. Plus: all the windows and doors in their home have vanished. , ...
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★ Turn Every Page with dir Lizzie Gottlieb and composer Clare Manchon
1:30 pm
A CLOSE UP (filmmakers-in-person) series At 86, the writer Robert Caro is working to complete the final volume of his masterwork, The Years of Lyndon Johnson; his longtime collaborator Robert Gottlieb, 91, waits to edit it. The task of finishing their life’s work looms before them. With humor and insight, this unique d , ...
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★ Snow Moon Festival
11:00 am
Celebrate light, joy and hope and support our local food banks with this weekend-long festival. The events at the Orpheum include screenings of PUSS IN BOOTS and a hypnosis show, featuring master illusionist Jace Strongin, a New Paltz resident. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Visit saugertiessnowfestival.com for more i , ...
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★ “this body is so impermanent …” with special in-person guests
CloseUp (filmmakers-in-person) series Can a virus be both an affliction and a messenger? Four virtuosic artists—blazing South Indian singer Ganavya Doraiswamy, transcendent improvisatory dancer Michael Schumacher, pathbreaking calligrapher Wang Dongling, and fearlessly invdn director Peter Sellars—together, during COV , ...
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★ “this body is so impermanent …” with special in-person guests
CloseUp (filmmakers-in-person) series Can a virus be both an affliction and a messenger? Four virtuosic artists—blazing South Indian singer Ganavya Doraiswamy, transcendent improvisatory dancer Michael Schumacher, pathbreaking calligrapher Wang Dongling, and fearlessly invdn director Peter Sellars—together, during COV , ...
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★ Raiders of the Lost Ark 
Family Films of the ’80s   The archeologist/superhero known as Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) goes on wild adventure, with booby traps, venomous snakes, treacherous villains and more, as he seeks one of the most prized treasures, the Ark of the Covenant. Steven Spielberg’s film is a classic for thrill-seekers of all ag , ...
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★ Raiders of the Lost Ark 
Family Films of the ’80s   The archeologist/superhero known as Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) goes on wild adventure, with booby traps, venomous snakes, treacherous villains and more, as he seeks one of the most prized treasures, the Ark of the Covenant. Steven Spielberg’s film is a classic for thrill-seekers of all ag , ...
Sweet Violets: A Film by Tobe Carey
1:15 pm
A FREE event Just in time for Valentine’s Day, join us for a screening of Tobe Carey’s 2012 documentary about this little-known slice of Rhinebeck history: the Violet Boom. From the Gilded Age through the Depression, the violet was the world’s most popular flower, a symbol of the height of fashion–and Rhinebeck was the , ...
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EO
The world is a mysterious place when seen through the eyes of an animal. In this Cannes-winning film by the legendary Polish master Jerzy Skolimowski (still working in his mid-80s), a grey donkey with melancholic eyes meets good and bad people on his life’s path, experiences joy and pain, endures the wheel of fortune r , ...
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★ The NeverEnding Story
Family Films of the ’80s   On his way to school, a boy (Barret Oliver) ducks into a bookstore to avoid bullies and discovers a book: the tale of a fantasy land threatened by a dark force that destroys everything it touches. The kingdom needs the help of a human child to survive. When the boy reads a description of him , ...
★ Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors – Fundraiser for Ukraine
1:30 pm
With Maria Sonevytsky (associate professor of anthropology and music) and Masha Shpolberg (assistant professor of film and electronic arts) in person. Sergei Parajanov’s groundbreaking film follows two sweethearts whose bond is continually tested by a festering family rivalry. A luminous, endlessly inventive cinematic , ...
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★ The NeverEnding Story
Family Films of the ’80s   On his way to school, a boy (Barret Oliver) ducks into a bookstore to avoid bullies and discovers a book: the tale of a fantasy land threatened by a dark force that destroys everything it touches. The kingdom needs the help of a human child to survive. When the boy reads a description of him , ...
★ Foreword! (author series) #1: Stephen Shore
Legendary photographer Stephen Shore’s new book, “Modern Instances: The Craft of Photography” is an experimental new memoir that documents a groundbreaking career. Writer Joe Hagan is there to facilitate this rare show & tell.. “‘Shore’s work has been a personal inspiration…With Modern Instances, I am humbled to ha , ...
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★ The Rules of the Game
In this melancholy French social satire, André (Roland Toutain) is having an affair with Christine (Nora Gregor), whose husband, Robert (Marcel Dalio), himself is hiding a mistress. Meanwhile Christine’s married maid, Lisette (Paulette Dubost), is romantically entangled with the local poacher. At a hunting party, trust , ...
Emily
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
In Frances O’Connor’s ambitious and inventive tale, Emily Brontë (played by rising star Emma Mackey) navigates her own Gothic story even as she imagines her a life with artistic and personal freedom … much like the character in Wuthering Heights. A brilliant portrait of an artist channeling her creative potential into , ...
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★ The Karate Kid
Family Films of the ’80s   When Daniel (Ralph Macchio) moves to Southern California, he becomes the target of bullies. His response? To begin studying the martial arts with Mr. Miyagi (Noriyuki “Pat” Morita), an unassuming repairman. Soon, the two are preparing to compete against the biggest bully of all. An inspirin , ...
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★ The Karate Kid
Family Films of the ’80s   When Daniel (Ralph Macchio) moves to Southern California, he becomes the target of bullies. His response? To begin studying the martial arts with Mr. Miyagi (Noriyuki “Pat” Morita), an unassuming repairman. Soon, the two are preparing to compete against the biggest bully of all. An inspirin , ...
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★ Miguel’s War with Eliane Raheb in person
5:00 pm
A CLOSE UP (filmmakers-in-person) series   A free screening   Eliane Raheb’s Berlin Film Festival-winning work follows Miguel, a gay man who returns to Lebanon after 37 years to reflect on his experience growing up during the civil war, and to remember the relationships that shaped him as a son, lover, and soldier. Usi , ...
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One Fine Morning
Writer-director Mia Hansen-Løve offers a profound and uplifting look at death, memory, love and renewal, following Sandra (Léa Seydoux) a single mother who is also caring for her ailing father. When she encounters an old friend (Melvil Poupaud), she finds her horizons expanding, even as the emotional complexities thick , ...
★ The Reverend with Nick Canfield & The Reverend in person
8:00 pm
with Nick Canfield & The Reverend in person, followed by a live performance When Vince Anderson moved to New York, he intended to enter the seminary. His music interrupted the plan. Decades later, he and his band The Love Choir are legends in the Brooklyn music scene, as they combine secular music with sacred power , ...
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Playtime
At the height of his powers, acknowledged as the successor to Buster Keaton, Jacques Tati embarked upon a wildly ambitious, devastatingly comic critique of modern urban life … and built his own city in which to stage it. Though well received by critics, PLAYTIME was misunderstood by audiences; today, we recognize it as , ...
★ Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Family Films of the ’80s   John Hughes’ teen classic follows Ferris (Matthew Broderick), whose best academic skill is skipping classes without consequence. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, “borrows” a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago , ...
★ Meltdown with photographer Lynn Davis in person
4:00 pm
Lynn Davis’s work is currently featured in Chasing Icebergs: Art and a Disappearing Landscape at Olana State Historic Site, which traces the 19th century artist Frederic Church’s quest to paint icebergs off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador. Much like Church, Davis has been inspired by the sublime beauty of the ar , ...
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★ Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Family Films of the ’80s   John Hughes’ teen classic follows Ferris (Matthew Broderick), whose best academic skill is skipping classes without consequence. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, “borrows” a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago , ...
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