Due to the popularity of the Painting the Modern Garden exhibition, we recommend that museum filmgoers through January 5 arrive early or purchase film tickets in advance.
- Fri., December 18, 2015, 7:00 pm
- Sun., December 20, 2015, 1:30 pm
Riding in China’s train cars and interviewing passengers on what will soon be the largest railway network in the world, an experiential documentarian takes a snapshot of a powerful nation on the move. “A work of art” –NY Times.
- Wed., December 23, 2015, 6:30 pm
In this celebrated, all-star romance, a wealthy young widow finds a 20-year-old dance card from her first ball and decides to look up her former partners, many of whom pledged to love her forever.
- Sat., December 26, 2015, 1:30 pm
A young British orphan girl living in her uncle’s dreary, decaying Victorian mansion discovers a walled-off garden on the estate’s neglected grounds. From the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
- Sun., December 27, 2015, 1:30 pm
In this crowd-pleasing comedy, a hardened prisoner and his fellow inmates find their lives transformed by gardening.
- Tue., December 29, 2015, 1:30 pm
A young artist in late 17th-century England is contracted to make 12 drawings of a large country estate but unknowingly uncovers a nefarious conspiracy there. Music by Michael Nyman.
- Wed., December 30, 2015, 1:30 pm
Directed by Scott Galloway and Brent Pierson. This inspiring documentary focuses on Pearl Fryar, an elderly African American man and self-taught topiary gardener whose enchanting three-acre yard has put Bishopville, SC on the map.
USA, 2006, color, 35mm, 78 min.
- Thu., December 31, 2015, 1:30 pm
Two spoiled, demanding children living in a gloomy British mansion find that their lives improve after they discover and tend to a garden hidden away on the vast property.