Contraband Cinema presents "La Florida - Personal Histories of the Sunshine State" on 7/26

Contraband Cinema presents "La Florida - Personal Histories of the Sunshine State" on 7/26

This Saturday at Contraband Cinema: Like the waves that continuously etch out the shape of Florida, the personal histories of its inhabitants etch out its identity. Since Juan Ponce de Leon stepped into its marsh in 1513 Florida has been a concept up for grabs. The documentary films in this program tell stories of people who by choice, force or coercion have made a claim to the idea and place the Spanish called La Florida.

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BREAKING BAD’s Aaron Paul stars in HELLION, starting Friday at Plaza

BREAKING BAD’s Aaron Paul stars in HELLION, starting Friday at Plaza

When motocross and heavy metal obsessed, thirteen-year-old, Jacob's increasing delinquent behavior forces CPS to place his little brother, Wes, with his aunt, Jacob and his emotionally absent father, Hollis, must finally take responsibility for their actions and for each other in order to bring Wes home.

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Flashback to 1979 Atlanta with Contraband Cinema's "The Visitor" event this weekend!

Flashback to 1979 Atlanta with Contraband Cinema's "The Visitor" event this weekend!

Contraband Cinema is proud to present a two-night event devoted to the film Mondo Digital calls 'the Mount Everest of insane ‘70s Italian movies'—"The Visitor." Filmed in Atlanta in 1979, this overlooked cult classic serves as a time capsule of our beloved city by capturing iconic mainstays such as the Omni Hotel, 11 Alive and CNN Center.

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