Manhattan Short Film Festival

Sep 30, 2018, 11am Sep 30, 2018, 2pm
Tickets available at Spaces are limited $9 for Members $14 for non-Members (does not include General Admission) An extraordinary global event will take place from September 27 to October 7, 2018, when over 100,000 people in over 300 cities across six continents gather in cinemas, galleries, universities, museums, and cafes for one view and vote on short films in the 21st Annual Manhattan Short Film Festival.  In 2018 MANHATTAN SHORT received 1565 entries from 73 countries from which nine finalists were chosen. On entry to the venue, every audience member will be given a ballot to vote for the best short films and actor at the conclusion of the show. Votes will be tallied at MANHATTAN SHORT ... (View more)

The Price of Everything with Producer Debi Wisch

Oct 14, 2018, 5pm
Museum members $5, General Admission $10 Special preview of The Price of Everything with Producer Debi Wisch. With unprecedented access to pivotal artists and the white-hot market surrounding them, The Price of Everything dives deep into the contemporary art world, holding a mirror up to our values and our times – where everything can be bought and sold.    Appearing in the film: Oliver Barker, Ed Dolamn, Larry Poon, Mary Boone, Stefan Edlis, Paula De Luccia Poons, Gavin Brown, Jeff Koons, Gerhard Richter, Connie Butler, Margaret Lee, Barbara Rose, Amy Cappellazzo, Marilyn Minter, Inga Rubenstein, George Condo, Sabine Moritz-Richter, Jerry Saltz, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Gael Neeson, Paul Schimmel, Simon de Pury, Alex N... (View more)

Faces Places

Nov 2, 2018, 7pm
Free with RSVP Dorrance Sculpture Garden Screening will take place outdoors. Outside food and beverages are not permitted. Directed by Agnès Varda, JR Starring Agnès Varda, JR Theatrical Release date: October 6, 2017 Run time: 90 min. In partnership with The Loft Cinema, Phoenix Art Museum will hold an outdoor screening of Faces Places in Dorrance Sculpture Garden on First Friday, November 2, at 7 pm. Synopsis: 89-year old Agnes Varda, one of the leading figures of the French New Wave, and acclaimed 33 year-old French photographer and muralist JR teamed up to co-direct this enchanting documentary/road movie. Kindred spirits, Varda and JR share a lifelong passion for images and how they are created, display... (View more)

We Call it Skweee

Dec 12, 2018, 6pm
Free for members, $5 for non-members  A film about music, people and Scandinavia by Iacopo Patierno and David Giese. "We Call It Skweee" follows the Swedish and Finnish pioneers from the Scandinavian’s home towns to Barcelona, covers the Sonar show and sketches the history of an unusual Scandinavian music phenomenon. In early 2008, Italian filmmaker Iacopo Patierno arrived in Stockholm to assist Erik Gandini on his film "Videocracy". While in Sweden he discovered the quirky Scandinavian electro style Skweee and befriended some of its practitioners. Active in the Dubstep scene back home with the audiovisual project “Biologic,” Patierno became fascinated with the music as well as the determination and i... (View more)

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