“BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP”: This thriller based on the best-selling novel by S.J. Watson tells the story of a woman, played by Nicole Kidman, who awakens every day with no memory of her previous life. Mark Strong and Colin Firth co-star.
“BIRDMAN ”: Michael Keaton stars as an actor who played superhero Birdman in three hit movies. Decades after he refused to reprise the role in “Birdman 4,” the actor is trying desperately to revive his career by directing and starring in a Broadway drama. Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton and Emma Stone co-star.
“NIGHTCRAWLER”: A thriller about a young photographer who enters the cutthroat world of Los Angeles crime journalism. Jake Gyllenhaal plays Lou Bloom, a freelancer who photographs murders, fires, car crashes, fires and other sensational subjects. Rene Russo co-stars as a local TV veteran.
“SAW”: The 2004 horror hit is re-released on its 10th anniversary. Screenwriter and actor Leigh Whannell plays Adam, one of two men imprisoned in a mysterious chamber. Cary Elwes co-stars as the other victim who, like Adam, has no idea how he got there. Danny Glover co-stars.
“LISTEN UP PHILIP”: As novelist Philip (Jason Schwartzman) awaits the publication of his second novel, he feels pushed from his adopted city by crowds and noise, a deteriorating relationship with his girlfriend, Ashley (Elisabeth Moss), and his own indifference to promoting his new book. Philip’s literary idol, Ike Zimmerman (Jonathan Pryce), offers the writer a quiet retreat at his isolated summer home. Showing at 9:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
“THROUGH A LENS DARKLY: BLACK PHOTOGRAPHERS AND THE EMERGENCE OF A PEOPLE”: This documentary explores the role of photography in shaping the identity, aspirations and social emergence of African-Americans, from slavery to the present. Showing at 7:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday at Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center, 1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.