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Upcoming Films

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E.g., 12/18/2018
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 1:45pm to 3:35pm
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  • Fri., January 11, 2019, 7:00 pm
  • Tue., January 15, 2019, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this breezy, sexy, sometimes rueful coming-of-age classic from the Oscar-winning director of Gravity and Roma, two libidinous teens go on a road trip through Mexico with an older married woman. Adults only!

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:55pm
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  • Fri., January 18, 2019, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This film profiles Denis Mukwege, a physician and human rights advocate in the Democratic Republic of Congo who has aided thousands of sexually abused women during the past two decades. Prior to winning the Nobel Peace Prize, Mukwege was awarded CWRU’s Inamori Ethics Prize in 2014.

Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
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  • Sun., January 20, 2019, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The subject of this new film is Nadia Murad, a young Iraqi Yazidi woman who became a human rights activist after surviving genocide and sexual slavery at the hands of ISIS.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 1:45pm to 2:45pm
  • Tue., January 22, 2019, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., January 25, 2019, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

One of the most celebrated films by Adato—the pioneering TV documentary producer and director who died in September at age 97—was also the only portrait of Georgia O’Keeffe allowed by the artist. Shot in and around the painter’s studio in New Mexico, the movie captures the then 88-year-old O’Keeffe reflecting on her life and work and her marriage to Alfred Stieglitz.

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Tue., January 22, 2019, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., January 25, 2019, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

One of the most celebrated films by Adato—the pioneering TV documentary producer and director who died in September at age 97—was also the only portrait of Georgia O’Keeffe allowed by the artist. Shot in and around the painter’s studio in New Mexico, the movie captures the then 88-year-old O’Keeffe reflecting on her life and work and her marriage to Alfred Stieglitz.

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:50pm
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  • Sun., January 27, 2019, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., January 29, 2019, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary focuses on ArtPrize, an unusual international art competition held every fall in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The 19-day event showcases works by scores of international artists, attracts 500,000 attendees, and awards $500,000 in prizes—including a $200,000 prize determined by public vote. Cleveland premiere.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 1:45pm to 3:05pm
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  • Sun., January 27, 2019, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., January 29, 2019, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary focuses on ArtPrize, an unusual international art competition held every fall in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The 19-day event showcases works by scores of international artists, attracts 500,000 attendees, and awards $500,000 in prizes—including a $200,000 prize determined by public vote. Cleveland premiere.

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 6:15pm to 8:50pm
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  • Fri., February 1, 2019, 6:15 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Three different stories (a teen falls in love with his sister-in-law, a fashion model breaks her leg, and a vagrant moonlights as a professional hitman) come together in a dramatic car crash in this acclaimed anthology film, the feature debut of the two-time Oscar-winning director of Birdman and The Revenant.

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:25pm
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  • Sun., February 3, 2019, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Sally Field won her first Oscar for her iconic performance as a poor, single, Southern textile worker who risks much to unionize her mill.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 1:45pm to 3:10pm
Image from "Around India with a Movie Camera"
  • Tue., February 5, 2019, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., February 8, 2019, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Surviving film footage of India during the five decades before independence—culled from travelogues, newsreels, and home movies—has been assembled into this exotic and expansive nonfiction feature. New music score composed by sarod player Soumik Datta. Cleveland premiere.

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