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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2015-02-26
E.g., 2015-02-26
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Wed., February 25, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., February 27, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This dazzling, dizzying discourse on fakes, forgeries, and frauds from a master of legerdemain encompasses Elmyr de Hory’s masterful faux paintings, Clifford Irving’s hoax biography of Howard Hughes, and Welles’s own War of the Worlds broadcast.

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 1:00pm to 4:20pm
  • Sun., March 1, 2015, 1:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Winner of the Palme d’Or at last year’s Cannes Film Festival, this new film by Turkey’s foremost filmmaker is set in a gorgeous hotel on an Anatolian mountaintop. There the haughty innkeeper caters to his guests, insults his younger wife, and looks down on the poor residents of his shabby properties at the base of the mountain.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
  • Wed., March 4, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Baba Yaga, the supernatural crone of ancient Slavic folklore, becomes the springboard for an investigation of nature and civilization in Eastern European fairy tales and history in this wide-ranging essay-film that blends anthropology and animation. “Likely to cast a spell on more adventurous cinephiles.”—Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Fri., March 6, 2015, 7:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

This new documentary celebrates what its makers call “the greatest institution in Irish society”—the pub. The movie not only profiles venerable watering holes renowned for the warmth, wit, and wisdom of their habitués, but also looks at the families who own and operate them—often for generations.

Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:50pm
  • Sun., March 8, 2015, 1:30 pm
  • Wed., March 11, 2015, 6:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new, Oscar-nominated Studio Ghibli film by the animation studio’s 79-year-old cofounder is an adaptation of a 10th-century Japanese folktale about a miniature goddess found in a bamboo shoot who becomes human-size when raised by the bamboo cutter and his wife. “A visionary tour de force. . . . Takes hand-drawn animation to new heights of fluidity.”—Variety.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:50pm
  • Sun., March 8, 2015, 1:30 pm
  • Wed., March 11, 2015, 6:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new, Oscar-nominated Studio Ghibli film by the animation studio’s 79-year-old cofounder is an adaptation of a 10th-century Japanese folktale about a miniature goddess found in a bamboo shoot who becomes human-size when raised by the bamboo cutter and his wife. “A visionary tour de force. . . . Takes hand-drawn animation to new heights of fluidity.”—Variety.

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 7:30pm to 8:45pm
  • Fri., March 13, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Sun., March 15, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Private Benjamin meets M*A*S*H, speaks Hebrew, and keeps kosher” (Film Forum, New York) in this new comedy about bored female Israeli army conscripts biding their time at a remote desert outpost, hoping for a transfer to Tel Aviv. Best Narrative Feature, Tribeca Film Festival 2014. Cleveland premiere.

Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm
  • Fri., March 13, 2015, 7:30 pm
  • Sun., March 15, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Private Benjamin meets M*A*S*H, speaks Hebrew, and keeps kosher” (Film Forum, New York) in this new comedy about bored female Israeli army conscripts biding their time at a remote desert outpost, hoping for a transfer to Tel Aviv. Best Narrative Feature, Tribeca Film Festival 2014. Cleveland premiere.

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
  • Thu., March 19, 2015, 5:00 pm
  • Fri., March 20, 2015, 6:25 pm
Tower City Cinemas

Once again the museum is a community partner for an acclaimed new foreign-language film showing at this year’s Cleveland International Film Festival, March 18–29 at Tower City Cinemas and at various locations around town (including the CMA).

Friday, March 20, 2015 - 6:25pm to 8:10pm
  • Thu., March 19, 2015, 5:00 pm
  • Fri., March 20, 2015, 6:25 pm
Tower City Cinemas

Once again the museum is a community partner for an acclaimed new foreign-language film showing at this year’s Cleveland International Film Festival, March 18–29 at Tower City Cinemas and at various locations around town (including the CMA).

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