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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2018-02-22
E.g., 2018-02-22
Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
The Golem
  • Sun., March 18, 2018, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The prototype for the Frankenstein monster is found in this film version of an ancient Jewish legend. Set in 16th-century Prague, the film tells of a rabbi and Kabbalist who creates a giant, animated warrior out of clay to protect his congregation from the emperor’s cruel dictates.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:35pm
Beuys
  • Tue., March 20, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., March 23, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Joseph Beuys’s (1921–1986) contributions to sculpture, performance, installation, and graphic art made him one of the most influential artists of the 20th century. His work and ideas are explored in this new documentary teeming with archival footage and photos.

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:50pm
Beuys
  • Tue., March 20, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., March 23, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Joseph Beuys’s (1921–1986) contributions to sculpture, performance, installation, and graphic art made him one of the most influential artists of the 20th century. His work and ideas are explored in this new documentary teeming with archival footage and photos.

Sunday, March 25, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:25pm
Miss Kiet's Children
  • Sun., March 25, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., March 27, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this much-applauded new documentary, a dedicated Dutch elementary school teacher helps migrant and refugee children (many from Syria) adapt to a new country and a new language. “A master class in nonfiction filmmaking . . . Lovely, upbeat, even life-affirming” —Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:40pm
Miss Kiet's Children
  • Sun., March 25, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., March 27, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this much-applauded new documentary, a dedicated Dutch elementary school teacher helps migrant and refugee children (many from Syria) adapt to a new country and a new language. “A master class in nonfiction filmmaking . . . Lovely, upbeat, even life-affirming” —Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:10pm
Best of Ottawa 2017. Negative Space
  • Fri., March 30, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Tue., April 3, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Nine short films from Canada, France, the Netherlands, Norway, Turkey, UK, and the USA compose this new collection of award winners and audience favorites from last September’s 41st Ottawa International Animation Festival. Not for children. Cleveland premiere.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 1:45pm to 2:55pm
Best of Ottawa 2017. Negative Space
  • Fri., March 30, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Tue., April 3, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Nine short films from Canada, France, the Netherlands, Norway, Turkey, UK, and the USA compose this new collection of award winners and audience favorites from last September’s 41st Ottawa International Animation Festival. Not for children. Cleveland premiere.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:10pm
Nosferatu
  • Tue., April 17, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., April 20, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This unauthorized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula is one of the earliest and creepiest vampire movies. While house hunting, the ghoulish Count Orlok trains his fangs, talons, and beady eyes on an unsuspecting real estate agent and his beautiful young wife. Restored version.

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
Nosferatu
  • Tue., April 17, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., April 20, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This unauthorized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula is one of the earliest and creepiest vampire movies. While house hunting, the ghoulish Count Orlok trains his fangs, talons, and beady eyes on an unsuspecting real estate agent and his beautiful young wife. Restored version.

Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:55pm
Self Portrait in a Bowler Hat, 1885-86 by Paul Cézanne. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Photo Ole Haupt
  • Sun., April 22, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., April 24, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary takes an up-close look at a major exhibition of Paul Cézanne’s portrait work that has already shown at Paris’s Musée d’Orsay and London’s National Portrait Gallery. It is on view at Washington’s National Gallery of Art this spring. Cleveland premiere.

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Early Summer
Bending the Arc
Exhibition on Screen: David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Art. David Hockney Painting "Winter Timber" in Bridlington, July 2009 © David Hockney Photo Credit: Jean-Pierre Gonçalves de Lima
I Know Where I'm Going
Django
Tokyo Story