Exhibition on Screen: The Artist's Garden: American Impressionism
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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2017-08-19
E.g., 2017-08-19
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Mali Blues
  • Fri., October 6, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 8, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Four Malian World Pop stars, including singer Fatoumata “Fatou” Diawara and Bassekou Kouyaté (who appeared at the CMA in 2011), perform in defiance of Islamic fundamentalists who seek to ban secular music and dance in Mali.

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Mali Blues
  • Fri., October 6, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 8, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Four Malian World Pop stars, including singer Fatoumata “Fatou” Diawara and Bassekou Kouyaté (who appeared at the CMA in 2011), perform in defiance of Islamic fundamentalists who seek to ban secular music and dance in Mali.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 1:45pm to 3:25pm
Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge
  • Fri., September 22, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., September 24, 2017, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., October 10, 2017, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This film dramatizes some pivotal years in the life of the Nobel Prize–winning physicist and chemist who challenged orthodoxy both as a female scientist and as a woman with an unconventional love life.

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
Enchantment
  • Fri., October 13, 2017, 7:00 pm
Live music accompaniment by David Drazin
Morley Lecture Hall

Marion Davies, ace comedienne and protégé/paramour to William Randolph Hearst, plays a millionaire’s spoiled daughter who is whipped into shape by the actor playing Petruchio in a local production of The Taming of the Shrew. This delightful silent comedy is best remembered today for its Art Deco production design (sets, costumes, lighting) by prominent designer Joseph Urban.

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:20pm
Nise: The Heart of Madness
  • Sun., October 15, 2017, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., October 17, 2017, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This moving crowd-pleaser profiles pioneering real-life Brazilian nurse Nise da Silveira, who, during the 1940s, advocated for treating mental patients with painting and art therapy rather than electroshock and lobotomies. In the process, she unleashed the talent of some of the foremost Brazilian artists of the 20th century.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 1:45pm to 3:35pm
Nise: The Heart of Madness
  • Sun., October 15, 2017, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., October 17, 2017, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This moving crowd-pleaser profiles pioneering real-life Brazilian nurse Nise da Silveira, who, during the 1940s, advocated for treating mental patients with painting and art therapy rather than electroshock and lobotomies. In the process, she unleashed the talent of some of the foremost Brazilian artists of the 20th century.

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:40pm
Speedy
  • Fri., October 20, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 22, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This ebullient silent comedy tells of an ardent baseball fan who tries to save the last horse-drawn trolley line (run by his girlfriend’s grandfather) in speed-obsessed New York City. Partly filmed on location, the movie offers a fascinating look at 1920s NYC.

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:10pm
Speedy
  • Fri., October 20, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 22, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This ebullient silent comedy tells of an ardent baseball fan who tries to save the last horse-drawn trolley line (run by his girlfriend’s grandfather) in speed-obsessed New York City. Partly filmed on location, the movie offers a fascinating look at 1920s NYC.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 1:45pm to 3:20pm
The Pulitzer at 100
  • Tue., October 24, 2017, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., October 27, 2017, 7:00 pm
Connie Schultz in person on Friday!
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by Kirk Simon. With Toni Morrison, David Remnick, Wynton Marsalis, John Adams, et al.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Pulitzer at 100
  • Tue., October 24, 2017, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., October 27, 2017, 7:00 pm
Connie Schultz in person on Friday!
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by Kirk Simon. With Toni Morrison, David Remnick, Wynton Marsalis, John Adams, et al.

Pages

Weekend
Kinky Boots
Samurai Rebellion
Oldboy
Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan
Poetry
Mother