Last Train Home: This film is an emotionally gripping intimate observation of one fractured family that sheds light on the human cost of China’s ascendance as a super power. In Mandarin and Sichuan dialects with English subtitles. Tonight and Saturday at 9:30 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m. at the Detroit Film Theatre, 5200 Woodward Ave. (entrance on John R.) Detroit. Tickets US$7.50. Call 313-833-4005.
My Dog Tulip: Based on the 1956 novel by J.R. Ackerley, We Think the World of You. This is the first animated film to ever be entirely hand-drawn and painted using high-definition paperless computer technology, and enriched by a vocal characterization by Christopher Plummer as Tulip’s devoted owner. Featuring Isabella Rosselini and the late Lynn Redgrave. It plays tonight at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Detroit Film Theatre, 5200 Woodward Ave. (entrance on John R.) Detroit. Tickets US$7.50. Call 313-833-4005.