Image from "Daughters of the Dust"
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Upcoming Films

E.g., 10/16/2018
E.g., 10/16/2018
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
Image from "Exhibition on Screen — Degas: Passion for Perfection"
  • Tue., November 6, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., November 9, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Edgar Degas’s lifelong quest to capture everyday life on paper and canvas is explored in this new movie inspired by a recent exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. Degas’s letters and contemporaneous accounts by friends and commentators further reveal the mind of this late 19th-century French master.

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:40pm
Image from "Memoir of War"
  • Sun., November 11, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., November 13, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this film version of Marguerite Duras’s semiautobiographical novel La Douleur, a young female French Resistance fighter befriends a Nazi collaborator near the end of WWII in order to get information about her deported husband and possibly improve his situation.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:55pm
Image from "Memoir of War"
  • Sun., November 11, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., November 13, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this film version of Marguerite Duras’s semiautobiographical novel La Douleur, a young female French Resistance fighter befriends a Nazi collaborator near the end of WWII in order to get information about her deported husband and possibly improve his situation.

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:10pm
Image from "Cielo"
  • Fri., November 16, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This love letter to the night sky was filmed in Chile’s Atacama Desert, one of the best places on the planet to experience the splendor of the stars. “A rapturous act of cinematic contemplation” —Variety.

Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
Image from "Dolores"
  • Sun., November 18, 2018, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This acclaimed documentary looks at the heroic life and work of longtime labor organizer and civil rights advocate Dolores Huerta (b. 1930). Along with Cesar Chavez, she founded the country’s first farmworkers union.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:15pm
Image from "Making Montgomery Clift"
  • Tue., November 20, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., November 23, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The youngest nephew of movie star and icon Montgomery Clift reexamines his uncle’s alleged “tormented, self-destructive” life from his unique family perspective, delving into a wealth of memories and materials from those who knew the actor best.

Friday, November 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Image from "Making Montgomery Clift"
  • Tue., November 20, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., November 23, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The youngest nephew of movie star and icon Montgomery Clift reexamines his uncle’s alleged “tormented, self-destructive” life from his unique family perspective, delving into a wealth of memories and materials from those who knew the actor best.

Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Image from "Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable"
  • Sun., November 25, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., November 27, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary chronicles how prolific NYC street photographer Garry Winogrand (1928–1984) became the darling of MoMA director of photography John Szarkowski before falling out of favor with many critics and then dying of cancer at age 56.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:15pm
Image from "Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable"
  • Sun., November 25, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., November 27, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary chronicles how prolific NYC street photographer Garry Winogrand (1928–1984) became the darling of MoMA director of photography John Szarkowski before falling out of favor with many critics and then dying of cancer at age 56.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Image from "Outrage"
  • Wed., November 28, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., November 30, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The rape of an innocent bookkeeper—and its aftermath—are powerfully depicted in this groundbreaking social drama that was years ahead of its time.

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Exhibition on Screen: I, Claude Monet
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