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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2015-01-24
E.g., 2015-01-24
Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 1:30pm
  • Sun., January 25, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This eye-opening new documentary uncovers the pivotal, heretofore secret role that a little-known French commodities trader played in the release of Nelson Mandela and the fall of apartheid.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Wed., January 28, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Esquire magazine during the 1960s and its fearless editor Harold Hayes are examined—and lauded—in this new documentary by Hayes’s son. “A memorable time capsule for those who miss the smart magazines that will never return.”—Hollywood Reporter.

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Fri., January 30, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., February 1, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this head-spinning film noir, an Irish adventurer becomes a pawn in an elaborate murder scheme involving a lawyer and his blindingly beautiful wife.

Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 1:30pm
  • Fri., January 30, 2015, 7:00 pm
  • Sun., February 1, 2015, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this head-spinning film noir, an Irish adventurer becomes a pawn in an elaborate murder scheme involving a lawyer and his blindingly beautiful wife.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Wed., February 4, 2015, 7:00 pm
Post-Film Discussion!
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary chronicles the drastic changes that super-rich collectors, the Internet, and globalization have brought to the world of contemporary art, threatening the status of museums and critics as “tastemakers” and impacting artists, dealers, and galleries. Reto Thüring, the CMA’s associate curator of contemporary art, will lead a post-film discussion.

Friday, February 6, 2015 - 7:00pm
  • Fri., February 6, 2015, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The subject of this new documentary is Reverend Gary Davis, the blind blues and gospel singer and guitarist who influenced Bob Dylan, Dave Van Ronk, and other folkies and rockers.

Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 1:30pm
  • Sun., February 8, 2015, 1:30 pm
  • Wed., February 11, 2015, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A corrupt, corpulent cop locks horns with a Mexican narcotics agent in this lurid tale of drugs, kidnapping, and murder in a sleazy American border town. 1998 restoration.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 6:45pm
  • Sun., February 8, 2015, 1:30 pm
  • Wed., February 11, 2015, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A corrupt, corpulent cop locks horns with a Mexican narcotics agent in this lurid tale of drugs, kidnapping, and murder in a sleazy American border town. 1998 restoration.

Friday, February 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
  • Fri., February 13, 2015, 6:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

In October 1965, faced with the impossible task of producing a new album of original music for a Christmas release, the Beatles emerged—in a month—with one of their most beloved albums, Rubber Soul. In this all-new presentation, Scott Freiman walks Beatles fans young and old through the creation of this landmark disc (now 50 years old), telling the stories behind such classic tracks as “Norwegian Wood,” “In My Life,” and “Nowhere Man.”

Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 1:30pm
  • Sat., February 14, 2015, 1:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Scott Freiman looks at the Beatles’ seminal 1967 album from multiple angles, exploring the history behind the music. He uses unreleased recordings to examine the construction of songs from the first take to the final version. This expanded lecture is an hour longer than the one he presented in 2012.

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