THE WEEKEND EXPERIENCE – MOVIES OPENING 4/24

PICK OF THE WEEK

Earth Critics say that Earth is spectacularly photographed, gracefully edited, and effectively demonstrates the effects of climate change. Narrated by James Earl Jones, this documentary from Disneynature follows the path of the sun as it explores our world. Earth focuses on a trio of animal mothers and their children: polar bears, elephants, and humpback whales. FOREIGN FILM OF THE WEEK

Treeless Mountain Critics are giving Treeless Mountain good reviews saying that it portrays a glowing reminiscence of a difficult childhood, further illuminated by lovely performances, directorial nuance and gorgeous visuals. When their mother needs to leave in order to find their estranged father, seven year-old Jin and her younger sister, Bin, are left to live with their Big Aunt for the summer. With only a small piggy bank and their mother’s promise to return when it is full, the two young girls are forced to acclimate to changes in their family life. IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN THE MADNESS THAT IS MIKE TYSON

Tyson In this documentary that critics are calling extraordinary, Director James Toback takes an unflinching, uncompromising look at the life of Mike Tyson–almost solely from the perspective of the man himself. Tyson alternates between the controversial boxer addressing the camera and shots of the champion’s fights to create an arresting picture of the man. check movie showtimes



January 21, 2017

Countless Glittering Stars Illuminate a Dreamy World Below

For those of us who live in a bustling, crowded metropolis, a glittering sky filled with stars is a spectacular sight we rarely get to see. Finnish photographer Oscar Keserci offers us glimpses of these astounding views and tranquil starry nights. His breathtaking images showcase dark skies fully illuminated by millions of brilliant celestial points.

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January 20, 2017

Floating Cabin Lets Nature-Lovers Sleep in the Treetops of Sweden

If you’ve ever dreamed of cuddling up in a contemporary treehouse, the 7th Room Treehotel may be your new favorite getaway. Designed by Snøhetta—a design office that dabbles in landscaping, architecture, interiors, and brand design—the floating bungalow is tucked away in Northern Sweden and perfectly positioned for a sweeping view of the Northern Lights. The 7th Room is elevated by twelve 10-meter stilts and is beautifully built around the towering trunk of a pine tree.

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