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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2014-10-21
E.g., 2014-10-21
Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 1:30pm
Fri., December 5, 2014, 6:30 pm, Sun., December 7, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The latest institutional profile by celebrated nonfiction film master Frederick Wiseman is a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at London’s National Gallery.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., December 10, 2014, 7:00 pm, Fri., December 12, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This inquiry into history and memory by a late, great cine-essayist centers on a computer programmer who’s researching the Battle of Okinawa for a video game.

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., December 10, 2014, 7:00 pm, Fri., December 12, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This inquiry into history and memory by a late, great cine-essayist centers on a computer programmer who’s researching the Battle of Okinawa for a video game.

Sunday, December 14, 2014 - 1:30pm
Sun., December 14, 2014, 1:30 pm
Live music accompaniment
Gartner Auditorium

Acclaimed New York guitarist and composer Marc Ribot performs his original soundtrack to Chaplin’s silent classic, a stellar blend of comedy and pathos.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
Wed., December 17, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this sound remake of Louis Feuillade’s 1916 silent serial, the mysterious, black-clad avenger of the film’s title targets a banker who has swindled many. New digital restoration!

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 7:00pm
Fri., December 19, 2014, 7:00 pm, Sun., December 21, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A single, childless, middle-aged woman who travels the world and lives in perpetual luxury as an undercover hotel critic begins to wonder whether life has anything more to offer her.

Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 1:30pm
Fri., December 19, 2014, 7:00 pm, Sun., December 21, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A single, childless, middle-aged woman who travels the world and lives in perpetual luxury as an undercover hotel critic begins to wonder whether life has anything more to offer her.

Friday, December 26, 2014 - 1:30pm
Fri., December 26, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The inner life of a poet/artist is vividly manifested on screen in Cocteau’s dreamy, experimental, visually stunning first film. Preceded at 1:30 by Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí’s 20-min. Un Chien Andalou (France, 1929), the most famous (and shocking) of all surrealist films. Adults only.

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 1:30pm
Sat., December 27, 2014, 1:30 pm
Recital Hall

This experimental narrative feature about a man who can create and sell dreams incorporates fantastic sequences by a who's who of Surrealist/Dadaist artists: Max Ernst, Fernand Léger, Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Alexander Calder, and Richter himself. Music by John Cage, Darius Milhaud, Paul Bowles, et al. Adults only.

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 1:30pm
Sun., December 28, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Two bored young women thumb their noses at modern consumer society in this anarchic, visually inventive masterpiece of the Czech New Wave—a dada movie that leaves viewers gaga. Preceded at 1:30 by Jan Švankmajer’s 16-min. animated short “Food” (Czech Republic, 1992). Adults only.

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