UPDATE: CIFF44 CANCELLED

While we are saddened that our film loving audience will not have the opportunity to experience CIFF44's amazing films and talented filmmakers, we understand the City's obligation to protect the health and safety of all residents. We regret not having the opportunity to celebrate our three decades at Tower City Center. But we look forward to presenting CIFF45, April 7-18, 2021, at our new and permanent home in Playhouse Square.

While we are saddened that our film loving audience will not have the opportunity to experience CIFF44's amazing films and talented filmmakers, we understand the City's obligation to protect the health and safety of all residents. We regret not having the opportunity to celebrate our three decades at Tower City Center. But we look forward to presenting CIFF45, April 7-18, 2021, at our new and permanent home in Playhouse Square.

While we are saddened that our film loving audience will not have the opportunity to experience CIFF44's amazing films and talented filmmakers, we understand the City's obligation to protect the health and safety of all residents. We regret not having the opportunity to celebrate our three decades at Tower City Center. But we look forward to presenting CIFF45, April 7-18, 2021, at our new and permanent home in Playhouse Square.

While we are saddened that our film loving audience will not have the opportunity to experience CIFF44's amazing films and talented filmmakers, we understand the City's obligation to protect the health and safety of all residents. We regret not having the opportunity to celebrate our three decades at Tower City Center. But we look forward to presenting CIFF45, April 7-18, 2021, at our new and permanent home in Playhouse Square.

While we are saddened that our film loving audience will not have the opportunity to experience CIFF44's amazing films and talented filmmakers, we understand the City's obligation to protect the health and safety of all residents. We regret not having the opportunity to celebrate our three decades at Tower City Center. But we look forward to presenting CIFF45, April 7-18, 2021, at our new and permanent home in Playhouse Square.

Cleveland International Film Festival } March 25 – April 5, 2020 } See Beyond

THE LOST CITY OF Z

 

Year: 2016
Country: USA
Run Time: 140 minutes

THE LOST CITY OF Z
THE LOST CITY OF Z
THE LOST CITY OF Z
THE LOST CITY OF Z

Based on author David Grann’s nonfiction bestseller, THE LOST CITY OF Z tells the incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett (Charlie Hunnam), who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region. Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment who regard indigenous populations as savages, the determined Fawcett—supported by his devoted wife (Sienna Miller), son (Tom Holland) and aide-de-camp (Robert Pattinson)—returns time and again to his beloved jungle in an attempt to prove his case, culminating in his mysterious disappearance in 1925. An epically scaled tale of courage and passion, told in writer/director James Gray’s classic filmmaking style, THE LOST CITY OF Z is a stirring tribute to the exploratory spirit and a conflicted adventurer driven to the verge of obsession.
—Bleecker Street

CIFF41 Screenings

Tower City Cinemas

Saturday, April 08, 2017 at 11:25 AM

Sunday, April 09, 2017 at 3:45 PM

Competition
American Independents Competition

Director
James Gray

Born in New York City, James Gray grew up in Queens and attended the USC School of Cinema-Television. He is an award-winning filmmaker whose past films premiered at Cannes and the Venice Film Festival.

Filmography
"Little Odessa" (1994)-19th CIFF, "The Yards" (2000), "We Own the Night" (2007), "Two Lovers" (2008), "The Immigrant" (2013), THE LOST CITY OF Z (2016)

Producers
Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Anthony Katagas, James Gray, Dale Armin Johnson

Screenwriting
James Gray

Cinematography
Darius Khondji

Editing
John Axelrad, Lee Haugen

Principal Cast
Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller, Tom Holland, Edward Ashley

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