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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2017-10-17
E.g., 2017-10-17
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 1:45pm to 3:25pm
Zouzou
  • Sun., November 26, 2017, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., November 28, 2017, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Paris’s American-born, Jazz Age stage sensation Josephine Baker made her sound film debut in this French drama about a laundress who becomes a musical theater star.

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory
  • Fri., December 1, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., December 3, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This rousing, moving film profiles piano player Pinetop Perkins, drummer Willie “Big Eyes” Smith, and guitarist Hubert Sumlin—all longtime sidemen for Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, and many others. All three musicians died in 2011. “An exceptionally entertaining and captivating tribute” —Variety.

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:50pm
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory
  • Fri., December 1, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., December 3, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This rousing, moving film profiles piano player Pinetop Perkins, drummer Willie “Big Eyes” Smith, and guitarist Hubert Sumlin—all longtime sidemen for Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, and many others. All three musicians died in 2011. “An exceptionally entertaining and captivating tribute” —Variety.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 1:45pm to 3:45pm
From the Land of the Moon
  • Tue., December 5, 2017, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., December 8, 2017, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Nominated for eight Césars (French Oscars) including Best Film, Director, and Actress, this 1950s-era drama tells of a sickly French woman, stuck in a marriage of convenience, who falls head over heels for a French veteran she meets at a Swiss spa. Cleveland theatrical premiere.

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 6:45pm to 8:45pm
From the Land of the Moon
  • Tue., December 5, 2017, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., December 8, 2017, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Nominated for eight Césars (French Oscars) including Best Film, Director, and Actress, this 1950s-era drama tells of a sickly French woman, stuck in a marriage of convenience, who falls head over heels for a French veteran she meets at a Swiss spa. Cleveland theatrical premiere.

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Madam Satan
  • Sun., December 10, 2017, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., December 12, 2017, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by Cecil B. DeMille. With Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny, and Lillian Roth. To win back her straying husband, a wife dons a seductive disguise during an elaborate masquerade ball on an ill-fated zeppelin. Cecil B. DeMille’s outlandish extravaganza may be the screen’s first disaster movie.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 1:45pm to 3:45pm
Madam Satan
  • Sun., December 10, 2017, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., December 12, 2017, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by Cecil B. DeMille. With Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny, and Lillian Roth. To win back her straying husband, a wife dons a seductive disguise during an elaborate masquerade ball on an ill-fated zeppelin. Cecil B. DeMille’s outlandish extravaganza may be the screen’s first disaster movie.

Friday, December 15, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Rebels on Pointe
  • Fri., December 15, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., December 17, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The first documentary about Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, the all-male drag ballet company that travels the world spoofing classical dance, explores such universal themes as dreams, identity, and family. “Laugh out loud funny” —POV Magazine. Cleveland premiere.

Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Rebels on Pointe
  • Fri., December 15, 2017, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., December 17, 2017, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The first documentary about Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, the all-male drag ballet company that travels the world spoofing classical dance, explores such universal themes as dreams, identity, and family. “Laugh out loud funny” —POV Magazine. Cleveland premiere.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 1:45pm to 3:50pm
Dalida
  • Tue., December 19, 2017, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., December 22, 2017, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new biopic dramatizes the eventful and often tragic life of the Egyptian-born, French-Italian diva and actress who sang in multiple languages and sold over 170 million albums before her 1987 suicide. Cleveland theatrical premiere.

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