Monday, March 19, 2007

Film at the Brooks

Sunday, March 25, 2 pm
African Film Series: Totsi
Free with museum admission
Join us for this Academy-Award winning film set amidst the sprawling Johannesburg township of Soweto—where survival is the primary objective. Tsotsi traces six days in the life of a ruthless young gang leader who ends up caring for a baby accidentally kidnapped during a car-jacking.

Thursday, March 29, 7 pm
Film: Matthew Barney: No Restraint
Purchase your tickets on-line

$5 for Brooks members, $7 for non-members
A documentary about the enigmatic modern artist Matthew Barney that traces his journey to Japan with Bjork, where he creates a "narrative sculpture" involving 45,000 pounds of petroleum jelly and a factory whaling vessel.

Thursday, April 12
Saturday, April 14
Sunday, April 15
Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
Purchase your tickets on-line

Times to be announced

Brooks members: $40 for a festival pass (10 films total) or $5 per film

Non-members: $50 for a festival pass or $6 per film
Recognized as the premier documentary film festival in the United States by The New York Times, the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival celebrates the power and artistry of documentary film. Many of the films shown at the festival have gone on to be Academy Award nominees and winners.

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