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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2015-09-05
E.g., 2015-09-05
Friday, October 2, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Fri., October 2, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 4, 2015, 1:30 pm
Special event! Sr. Christine Schenk in person!
Morley Lecture Hall

Three fearless, feminist American nuns whose advocacy for inclusion, equality, and social justice attracted censure from the Vatican, are profiled in this new film. Sr. Christine Schenk, co-founder of FutureChurch and one of the movie’s three subjects, will answer audience questions after each screening.

Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
  • Fri., October 2, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 4, 2015, 1:30 pm
Special event! Sr. Christine Schenk in person!
Morley Lecture Hall

Three fearless, feminist American nuns whose advocacy for inclusion, equality, and social justice attracted censure from the Vatican, are profiled in this new film. Sr. Christine Schenk, co-founder of FutureChurch and one of the movie’s three subjects, will answer audience questions after each screening.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 6:45pm to 8:50pm
  • Wed., October 7, 2015, 6:45 pm
Restored 35mm archival print!
Morley Lecture Hall

This notorious Pre-Code movie about early Christians in pagan Rome was cut by six minutes when reissued in 1944. (We will show the original version.) For a film about religion, it has a lot of profane appeal: nudity, sex, orgies, milk baths, sadism, and torture.

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:35pm
  • Fri., October 9, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 11, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Voted the fifth best film of all time in the 2012 Sight & Sound magazine critics’ poll, this poetic fable tells of a simple farmer who must regain the love and trust of his wife after he is tempted by a vamp from the city.

Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
  • Fri., October 9, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 11, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Voted the fifth best film of all time in the 2012 Sight & Sound magazine critics’ poll, this poetic fable tells of a simple farmer who must regain the love and trust of his wife after he is tempted by a vamp from the city.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 6:45pm to 8:40pm
  • Wed., October 14, 2015, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A London gangster with big plans for developing the London Docklands finds his dreams undermined by mysterious rivals.

Friday, October 16, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Fri., October 16, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 18, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this revealing documentary, the legendary dancer and choreographer Paul Taylor, normally guarded and private, is captured creating a new work, Three Dubious Memories, inspired by Kurosawa’s Rashomon.

Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
  • Fri., October 16, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., October 18, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this revealing documentary, the legendary dancer and choreographer Paul Taylor, normally guarded and private, is captured creating a new work, Three Dubious Memories, inspired by Kurosawa’s Rashomon.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Wed., October 21, 2015, 6:30 pm
Introduction by curator Sinéad Vilbar
Morley Lecture Hall

This film dramatizes the life of Okakura Tenshin (1863–1913), an important Japanese art critic, scholar, and writer who defended his country’s traditional art forms during the wave of westernization. CMA Curator of Japanese and Korean Art Sinéad Vilbar, who calls Tenshin “the godfather of Japanese art in the United States,” will introduce the movie at 6:30. Cleveland premiere.

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:50pm
  • Fri., October 23, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

When the mental state of England’s King George III suddenly declines, his ambitious son, the Duke of Wales, sees an opportunity to usurp the throne.

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