• COLONIAL THEATRE, Belfast. “The Death of Stalin,” “A Quiet Place,” “Isle of Dogs,” “Neither Wolf Nor Dog.”
  • FLAGSHIP CINEMAS, Thomaston. FMI:, 594-2100.
  • LINCOLN THEATER, Damariscotta. “A Fantastic Woman,” “Lives Well Lived.” FMI:, 563-3424.
  • STRAND THEATRE, Rockland. “Isle of Dogs.”


  • “True Grit” at Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, 2 p.m. The 1969 classic film is shown to mark the 50th anniversary of the critically acclaimed book’s publication. $8 adults; $6 theater members and under 19.
  • “The Last Time I Saw Paris,” 6:30 p.m., Paris in April films at Thomaston Public Library. The classic drama about ruined marriages and disillusioned people based on an F. Scott Fitzgerald story and set in post-WWII Paris.
  • “The Beguiled,” Friday Flix at Belfast Free Library. The surprise arrival of a wounded Union soldier at a girls school in Virginia leads to jealousy and betrayal.


  • Stories to Screen – Talking Animals: “Babe,” 10 a.m., Lincoln Theater. A young pig fights convention to become a sheep dog – or, rather, sheep pig – in this charming Australian family film. Free.


  • Earth Day Mini-Film Fest at the Strand Theatre, Rockland. “Behold the Earth” will be shown at 1 p.m. The music-rich documentary explores America’s divorce from the outdoors. “Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story” will be shown at 3 p.m. It examines the billions of dollars’ worth of good food that is tossed out each year in North America, and follows the filmmakers who pledge to survive on food that has been tossed. A Q&A will follow each. $10 donation suggested per film.
  • The Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle, 1 p.m., Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. After she dies of a broken heart, she returns as a spirit who makes unfaithful men dance until they die. $25/$23/$5.


  • “Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope,” the film on how adverse childhood experiences affect brain development and increase the risk of chronic disease, addiction and mental health problems will be shown Weds., April 25, at 6 p.m. in Camden Hills Regional High School in Rockport and Thurs., May 3, at 6 p.m. at South School in Rockland. The screenings and discussions are in a series of 20 held by Broadreach Family & Community Services.


  • “Heroin(e),” Sat., April 28, noon, Coastal Recovery Community Center, 24 Lincoln St., Suite 103, Rockland. First in a monthly series, this one addresses how a first responder persuaded her town to use Narcan to save lives. A discussion will follow, and popcorn and refreshments will be served.
  • Met Opera Live in HD: Massenet’s Cendrillon, Sat., April 28, 1 p.m. Live feed to Rockland’s Strand and Damariscotta’s Lincoln Theater. Massenet’s sumptuous take on Cinderella comes to the Met for the first time. Encore broadcast at the Strand on Tues., May 8, at 1 p.m.