160 min
1975
United States of America
Robert Altman
The intersecting stories of twenty-four characters—from country star to wannabe to reporter to waitress—connect to the music business in Nashville, Tennessee.

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Apr 13

7:00PM

Apr 14

7:30PM
78 min
2024
United States of America
Ryan Martin Brown
An official selection of the 2023 Sidewalk Film Festival and winner of the Sidewalk jury's Clint Howard Character Actor award for Colin Burgess, we are pleased to bring Free Time back to the Sidewalk Cinema. Approaching the end of his twenties and his relative youth, a man decides to quit his cushy desk job and "embrace life" — only to realize he has no idea what to do with this newfound freedom.

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Apr 13

2:00PM 3:40PM 5:20PM

Apr 14

2:15PM 4:05PM 5:50PM
109 min
2024
Finland, United Kingdom, United States of America
Alex Garland
In the near future, a team of journalists travel across the United States during the rapidly escalating Second American Civil War that has engulfed the entire nation. From writer/director Alex Garland, whose previous work includes 28 Days later, Sunshine, Ex Machina, and Annihilation.

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Apr 13

2:30PM 5:05PM 7:30PM

Apr 14

2:00PM 4:30PM 7:15PM

Apr 18

2:00PM 5:05PM 7:30PM

Apr 19

2:30PM 5:05PM 7:30PM

Apr 20

3:00PM 5:20PM 7:40PM

Apr 21

2:30PM 5:05PM 7:40PM

Apr 25

2:30PM 5:05PM 7:30PM
60 min
Hollow Tree's producer Chachi Hauser will discuss the creative and conceptual aspects of producing Hollow Tree in this free workshop before the screening of the film. Hollow Tree is a feature-length documentary that follows three teenagers coming of age in their sinking homeplace of Louisiana. For the first time, they notice the Mississippi River’s engineering, stumps of cypress trees, and polluting refineries. Their different perspectives — as Indigenous, white, and Angolan young women — shape their story of the climate crisis.

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema - Classroom

Apr 17

5:30PM
114 min
Kira Akerman
Hollow Tree follows three teenagers coming of age in their sinking homeland of Louisiana. For the first time, they notice the Mississippi River’s engineering, stumps of cypress trees, and billowing smokestacks. Their different perspectives — as Indigenous, white, and Angolan young women — shape their story of the climate crisis. Southern Circuit is made possible through a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Apr 17

7:00PM
110 min
1979
United States of America
Martin Ritt
Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to a visiting labor union organizer. Together, they undertake the difficult, and possibly dangerous, struggle to unionize her factory. Filming Locations: Opelika, AL & Waverly, AL

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Apr 18

5:30PM

Apr 21

2:00PM
103 min
1973
United States of America
Daryl Duke
Country singer Maury Dann lives life in the fast lane, counting on his rakish charm and raw talent to excuse his reckless behavior. Touring on the road in the rural south with his dedicated manager, his loyal driver and his long-suffering girlfriend, Maury seduces groupies, brawls and breaks the law, brashly relying on his team to cover for him. Heedlessly alienating all those who care for him, Maury blindly keeps the pedal to the metal. Filming Locations: Selma, AL & Montgomery, AL

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Apr 18

8:00PM
127 min
2014
France, United Kingdom, United States of America
Ava DuVernay
A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Voting Rights Act. Filming Locations: Selma, AL and Montgomery, AL

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

Apr 18

2:30PM

Apr 19

3:20PM
120 min
Every third Thursday of the month, join us at the Sidewalk Cinema for Alabama Filmmaker Networking Happy Hour from 5pm-7pm and then Monthly Movie Trivia from 8-10pm. Network, pitch ideas, school your contemporaries with movie trivia, and enjoy some drinks. We'll see you there!

Sidewalk Cinema Lobby

Apr 18

8:00PM

May 16

8:00PM

Jun 20

8:00PM

Jul 18

8:00PM

Aug 15

8:00PM

Sep 19

8:00PM

Oct 17

8:00PM

Nov 21

8:00PM

Dec 19

8:00PM