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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2016-04-29
E.g., 2016-04-29
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Fri., April 29, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Tilda Swinton narrates this fascinating nonfiction film that argues that the cultural tremors and traumas caused by new technologies are not unique to our time. The advent of the telephone, motion pictures, radio, and television during previous eras proved equally world-shaking, and the filmmakers have compiled scores of vintage film clips to prove it.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
  • Sun., May 1, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The latest film from the director of Russian Ark is a visually stunning meditation on the history and significance of the Louvre, which Sokurov sees as the repository of European art and culture.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:40pm
  • Wed., May 4, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The great Emil Jannings (The Last Laugh, The Blue Angel) plays Pharaoh Amenes, who rejects the king of Ethiopia’s peace offering—his daughter’s hand in marriage—preferring the princess’s Greek slave instead.

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
  • Fri., May 6, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., May 8, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A widow returns with her daughter to her provincial Dutch village after WWII and sets up a nurturing, multigenerational matriarchal community. This feminist fairy tale won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:15pm
  • Fri., May 6, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., May 8, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A widow returns with her daughter to her provincial Dutch village after WWII and sets up a nurturing, multigenerational matriarchal community. This feminist fairy tale won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:50pm
  • Wed., May 11, 2016, 6:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This campy CinemaScope epic tells of a physician in ancient Egypt who gets a position in the court of Pharaoh Akhenaten—a mixed blessing.

Friday, May 13, 2016 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Fri., May 13, 2016, 6:30 pm
  • Sun., May 15, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The influential German-born American sculptor whose groundbreaking work is featured in our current Converging Lines exhibition is the subject of this new documentary.

Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:15pm
  • Fri., May 13, 2016, 6:30 pm
  • Sun., May 15, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The influential German-born American sculptor whose groundbreaking work is featured in our current Converging Lines exhibition is the subject of this new documentary.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:50pm
  • Wed., May 18, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

William Faulkner co-wrote the screenplay for this entertaining historical epic about the building of the Great Pyramid. Scope print!

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:35pm
  • Fri., May 20, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this wrenching mother-and-son drama that Sight & Sound called “the best Irish film in years,” a young Dublin cabdriver (Jack Reynor) cares for his alcoholic, often out-of-control mom (a sensational Toni Collette).

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