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Upcoming Films

E.g., 04/26/2019
E.g., 04/26/2019
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:35pm
Image from "Exhibition on Screen — Rembrandt: From the National Gallery, London and Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
  • Tue., April 23, 2019, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., April 26, 2019, 7:00 pm
CMA Curator Q&A on 4/23
Morley Lecture Hall

This film documents the landmark 2014–15 exhibitions of Rembrandt’s late works in London and Amsterdam while interweaving the artist’s life story. CMA curator Betsy Wieseman answers audience questions after Tuesday’s screening.

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:50pm
Image from "Leadbelly"
  • Sun., April 28, 2019, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., April 30, 2019, 1:45 pm
CMA Curator Q&A
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by Gordon Parks. With Roger E. Mosley. The hardship-plagued life of legendary folk and blues singer Huddie Ledbetter (1888–1949), master of the 12-string guitar, is dramatized in this screen biography. Musical numbers include “Rock Island Line” and “Goodnight Irene.”

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 1:45pm to 4:05pm
Image from "Leadbelly"
  • Sun., April 28, 2019, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., April 30, 2019, 1:45 pm
CMA Curator Q&A
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by Gordon Parks. With Roger E. Mosley. The hardship-plagued life of legendary folk and blues singer Huddie Ledbetter (1888–1949), master of the 12-string guitar, is dramatized in this screen biography. Musical numbers include “Rock Island Line” and “Goodnight Irene.”

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:40pm
Image from "El Disencanto"
  • Fri., May 3, 2019, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Directed by Jaime Chávarri. In this stinging nonfiction classic that obliquely critiques Francoist Spain, the widow and children of the official poet of that fascist regime, Leopoldo Panero (1909–1962), reminisce with rancor and bitterness about life under the Generalissimo.

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Image from "My Neighbor Totoro." © 1988 Studio Ghibli
  • Sat., May 4, 2019, 1:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

When Satsuki and her sister Mei move with their father to a new home in the countryside, they find country life is not as simple as it seems. They soon discover that the house and nearby woods are full of strange and delightful creatures, including a gigantic but gentle forest spirit called Totoro, who can only be seen by children.

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:15pm
Image from "Ariadne auf Naxos"
  • Sun., May 5, 2019, 1:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Perhaps you saw the Cleveland Orchestra’s recent production of this Richard Strauss opera. Now catch this film of the Vienna Philharmonic’s production from the 2012 Salzburg Festival. Staged to mark the centennial of the work’s ill-fated debut, the performance aspired to realize “the still-wonderful dream of its creators”—the bringing together of theater, ballet, drama, music, and singing. Conducted by Daniel Harding.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 1:45pm to 3:15pm
Image from "Return of the Hero"
  • Tue., May 7, 2019, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., May 10, 2019, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

2012 Oscar winner Jean Dujardin (The Artist) and Mélanie Laurent (Inglourious Basterds) star in this costume comedy set in early 19th-century France, about an emotionally AWOL military officer, his heartsick fiancée, and a series of ghost-written love letters. Cleveland premiere.

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Image from "Return of the Hero"
  • Tue., May 7, 2019, 1:45 pm
  • Fri., May 10, 2019, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

2012 Oscar winner Jean Dujardin (The Artist) and Mélanie Laurent (Inglourious Basterds) star in this costume comedy set in early 19th-century France, about an emotionally AWOL military officer, his heartsick fiancée, and a series of ghost-written love letters. Cleveland premiere.

Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:45pm
Image from "Ponyo." © 2008 Studio Ghibli - NDHDMT
  • Sat., May 11, 2019, 1:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This film centers on the friendship between five-year-old Sosuke and a magical goldfish named Ponyo, the young daughter of a sorcerer father and a sea-goddess mother.

Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Image from "Ferrante Fever"
  • Sun., May 12, 2019, 1:30 pm
  • Tue., May 14, 2019, 1:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Italian novelist Elena Ferrante is a global literary sensation, with more than 10 million copies of her “Neapolitan Novels” sold in over 50 countries and a recent TV miniseries based on the first book in the quartet, My Brilliant Friend. This documentary explores the current Ferrante craze. Cleveland premiere.

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