Image from "Daughters of the Dust"
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Upcoming Films

E.g., 10/20/2018
E.g., 10/20/2018
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
Image from "Milford Graves Full Mantis"
  • Sun., October 21, 2018, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Inventive free-jazz drummer and percussionist Milford Graves, who played with Albert Ayler and others, is the subject of this poetic portrait film.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:25pm
Image from "Love, Cecil"
  • Tue., October 23, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., October 26, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

After movies on Peggy Guggenheim and Diana Vreeland, filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland turns her attention to Cecil Beaton, the celebrated British photographer, artist, and Oscar-winning art director and costume designer best known for his work on Gigi and My Fair Lady.

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:40pm
Image from "Love, Cecil"
  • Tue., October 23, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., October 26, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

After movies on Peggy Guggenheim and Diana Vreeland, filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland turns her attention to Cecil Beaton, the celebrated British photographer, artist, and Oscar-winning art director and costume designer best known for his work on Gigi and My Fair Lady.

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Exhibition on Screen: I, Claude Monet
  • Sun., October 28, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., October 30, 2018, 1:45 pm
Exhibition on Screen Encore
Morley Lecture Hall

Excerpts from Monet’s 2,500-plus letters shed new light on the Impressionist who was perhaps the most influential and successful painter of the late 19th and early 20th century. The film incorporates paintings, voiceover narration, and shots of actual European locations that Monet immortalized on canvas.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:15pm
Exhibition on Screen: I, Claude Monet
  • Sun., October 28, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., October 30, 2018, 1:45 pm
Exhibition on Screen Encore
Morley Lecture Hall

Excerpts from Monet’s 2,500-plus letters shed new light on the Impressionist who was perhaps the most influential and successful painter of the late 19th and early 20th century. The film incorporates paintings, voiceover narration, and shots of actual European locations that Monet immortalized on canvas.

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
Image from "Cuban Food Stories"
  • Fri., November 2, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., November 4, 2018, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This mouth-watering celebration of Cuba’s little-known cuisine finds Cuban filmmaker Asori Soto returning to his homeland after a decade in the US. He travels to remote areas to find the missing regional foods and flavors of his youth.

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:55pm
Image from "Cuban Food Stories"
  • Fri., November 2, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., November 4, 2018, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This mouth-watering celebration of Cuba’s little-known cuisine finds Cuban filmmaker Asori Soto returning to his homeland after a decade in the US. He travels to remote areas to find the missing regional foods and flavors of his youth.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:10pm
Image from "Exhibition on Screen — Degas: Passion for Perfection"
  • Tue., November 6, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., November 9, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Edgar Degas’s lifelong quest to capture everyday life on paper and canvas is explored in this new movie inspired by a recent exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. Degas’s letters and contemporaneous accounts by friends and commentators further reveal the mind of this late 19th-century French master.

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
Image from "Exhibition on Screen — Degas: Passion for Perfection"
  • Tue., November 6, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., November 9, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Edgar Degas’s lifelong quest to capture everyday life on paper and canvas is explored in this new movie inspired by a recent exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. Degas’s letters and contemporaneous accounts by friends and commentators further reveal the mind of this late 19th-century French master.

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:40pm
Image from "Memoir of War"
  • Sun., November 11, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., November 13, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this film version of Marguerite Duras’s semiautobiographical novel La Douleur, a young female French Resistance fighter befriends a Nazi collaborator near the end of WWII in order to get information about her deported husband and possibly improve his situation.

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Image from "Intermezzo" (1939)
Image from "Mary Shelley"
Image from "Milford Graves Full Mantis"
Image from "Love, Cecil"
Exhibition on Screen: I, Claude Monet
Image from "Cuban Food Stories"