Contemporary Forum Film Festival: The Art of Satire

Sep 12, 2018, 6:30pm
This summer’s Contemporary Forum Film Festival explores the art world through a satirical lens, celebrating characters who show moral courage in the face of uncertainty. June 20 | Boogie Woogie July 18 | Manifesto August 15 | Untitled September 12 | The Square   All showings begin at 6:30 pm in Whiteman Hall. Purchase tickets at tickets.phxart.org. Free for Members, $5 for non-Members. Not a Member yet? Join today!   Sponsored by Contemporary Forum and Lisa Sette Gallery.  

The Square

Sep 12, 2018, 6:30pm
Tickets are available at tickets.phxart.org Free for Members, $5 for non-Members.  Not a Member yet? Join today! About the film: An Academy Award Nominee for best foreign language film, The Square tells the story of a respected museum curator whose good intentions go awry. Christian's next show, "The Square" is an installation reminding people of their role as responsible human beings. But the museum's PR agency creates an unexpected campaign that sends Christian into an existential crisis.  2017. Run Time: 151 minutes. Rated R. This film screening is part of the 2018 Contemporary Forum Film Festival: The Art of Satire.      Sponsored by Contemporary Forum and Lisa Set... (View more)

Manhattan Short Film Festival

Sep 30, 2018, 11am Sep 30, 2018, 2pm
TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON 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 purpose...to view and vote on short films in the 21st Annual Manhattan Short Film Festival.   The Festival’s mission is to unite audiences across the globe for one week via the most compelling short films submitted each year. Every viewer at every screening in every venue gets to vote for their favorite short films with the winner being announced at the end of the festival.

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)

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