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Upcoming Films

E.g., 07/22/2018
E.g., 07/22/2018
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:15pm
Image from "Mama Africa: Miriam Makeba"
  • Sun., August 12, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., August 14, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

South African singer Miriam Makeba (1932–2008) helped introduce African music to the West, despite having been exiled from her own country for advocating for truth and justice and against poverty and apartheid. This documentary surveys her five-decade career as a performer, goodwill ambassador, and civil rights activist.

Friday, August 17, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Image from "Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf"
  • Fri., August 17, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary reveals how revolutionary landscape designer Piet Oudolf (New York City’s High Line, Chicago’s Lurie Garden in Millennium Park) upends conventional notions of nature, public space, and beauty itself.

Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Image from "Il Posto (The Job)"
  • Sun., August 19, 2018, 1:30 pm
ERMANNO OLMI, 1931–2018
Morley Lecture Hall

This wise, gentle, observant Italian classic focuses on a poor, shy, small-town boy who moves to Milan to take a meager job in a big company. Falling for a co-worker, he tries to remain upbeat despite his lack of privilege and a future of almost certain anonymity.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:35pm
Image from "The Trip to Spain"
  • Tue., August 21, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., August 24, 2018, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Aging frenemies Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on a culinary tour of the Iberian Peninsula, riffing on show business, love, marriage, family, and mortality between bites of delectable dishes.

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 6:45pm to 8:35pm
Image from "The Trip to Spain"
  • Tue., August 21, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., August 24, 2018, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Aging frenemies Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on a culinary tour of the Iberian Peninsula, riffing on show business, love, marriage, family, and mortality between bites of delectable dishes.

Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:15pm
Image from "Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti"
  • Sun., August 26, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., August 28, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Fed up with “civilized” life in drab 1891 Paris, Paul Gauguin abandons his family and travels alone to exotic Polynesia, where he is energized by a new environment and a young female companion.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:30pm
Image from "Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti"
  • Sun., August 26, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., August 28, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Fed up with “civilized” life in drab 1891 Paris, Paul Gauguin abandons his family and travels alone to exotic Polynesia, where he is energized by a new environment and a young female companion.

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:25pm
Image from "Rose Hobart"
  • Fri., August 31, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This program contains seven experimental short films by the celebrated assemblage artist who was perhaps Yayoi Kusama’s closest American friend in New York City. Program includes Cornell’s seminal found-footage masterpiece Rose Hobart, as well as The Aviary, Centuries of June, Angel, Fable for Fountains, Nymphlight, and Children’s Party.

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
Image from film "Kusama - Infinity"
  • Fri., September 14, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., September 21, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Sat., September 22, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Sun., September 23, 2018, 1:30 pm
Filmmaker in Person 9/22 & 23!
Gartner Auditorium

Yayoi Kusama’s life and work are surveyed in this acclaimed new documentary made by a former resident of northeast Ohio. Director Heather Lenz will answer audience questions following the screenings on 9/22 and 9/23.

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
Image from film "Kusama - Infinity"
  • Fri., September 14, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., September 21, 2018, 7:00 pm
  • Sat., September 22, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Sun., September 23, 2018, 1:30 pm
Filmmaker in Person 9/22 & 23!
Gartner Auditorium

Yayoi Kusama’s life and work are surveyed in this acclaimed new documentary made by a former resident of northeast Ohio. Director Heather Lenz will answer audience questions following the screenings on 9/22 and 9/23.

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