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Upcoming Films

E.g., 02/20/2018
E.g., 02/20/2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:45pm
Django
  • Tue., February 20, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., February 23, 2018, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new biopic that opened last year’s Berlin Film Festival dramatizes how legendary “hot jazz” Gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt evaded the Nazis in WWII Paris. “A handsomely made affair with one of the best scores imaginable” —Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 6:45pm to 8:45pm
Django
  • Tue., February 20, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., February 23, 2018, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new biopic that opened last year’s Berlin Film Festival dramatizes how legendary “hot jazz” Gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt evaded the Nazis in WWII Paris. “A handsomely made affair with one of the best scores imaginable” —Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:45pm
Tokyo Story
  • Sun., February 25, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., February 27, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

An elderly husband and wife travel to Tokyo to visit their grown children, but soon realize that their presence is a burden to their offspring. This moving classic is widely regarded as Ozu’s greatest film and, beyond that, one of the best movies ever made.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 1:45pm to 4:00pm
Tokyo Story
  • Sun., February 25, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., February 27, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

An elderly husband and wife travel to Tokyo to visit their grown children, but soon realize that their presence is a burden to their offspring. This moving classic is widely regarded as Ozu’s greatest film and, beyond that, one of the best movies ever made.

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Fri., March 2, 2018, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The granddaddy of German Expressionist films is an eerie, twisted psychodrama that unfolds on artificial, abstract sets. A carnival hypnotist commands a sleepwalker to commit a series of grisly murders. “One of the most exciting and inspired horror movies ever made” —Time Out Film Guide. Restored version.

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:55pm
Extraordinary Ordinary People. Rahim AlHaj, Washington, D. C., 2015, photograph by Alan Govenar.
  • Sun., March 4, 2018, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary surveys some of the folk and traditional artists—musicians, dancers, and craftspeople from a wide variety of backgrounds—who have received National Heritage Fellowships from the embattled National Endowment for the Arts. “A dazzling array of talent” —Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:05pm
Princess Tam Tam
  • Tue., March 6, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., March 9, 2018, 7:00 pm
Josephine Baker Returns!
Morley Lecture Hall

In this reworking of Pygmalion, a French novelist tries to pass off a Tunisian shepherdess (Baker) as an African princess to Parisian high society. Includes songs and dances.

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:20pm
Princess Tam Tam
  • Tue., March 6, 2018, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., March 9, 2018, 7:00 pm
Josephine Baker Returns!
Morley Lecture Hall

In this reworking of Pygmalion, a French novelist tries to pass off a Tunisian shepherdess (Baker) as an African princess to Parisian high society. Includes songs and dances.

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
Ethel & Ernest
  • Sun., March 11, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., March 13, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Celebrated British author and illustrator Raymond Briggs (The Snowman, When the Wind Blows) pays tribute to his late parents, two ordinary Londoners who lived through extraordinary events (WWII, etc.), in this animated version of his 1998 graphic novel. “A deeply affecting feature-length animated film” —Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:20pm
Ethel & Ernest
  • Sun., March 11, 2018, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., March 13, 2018, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Celebrated British author and illustrator Raymond Briggs (The Snowman, When the Wind Blows) pays tribute to his late parents, two ordinary Londoners who lived through extraordinary events (WWII, etc.), in this animated version of his 1998 graphic novel. “A deeply affecting feature-length animated film” —Hollywood Reporter. Cleveland premiere.

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Early Summer
Bending the Arc
Exhibition on Screen: David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Art. David Hockney Painting "Winter Timber" in Bridlington, July 2009 © David Hockney Photo Credit: Jean-Pierre Gonçalves de Lima
I Know Where I'm Going
Django
Tokyo Story