Search Museum of the Moving Image

As New York City has changed its COVID alert level to “Medium,” face masks are recommended but not required for visitors. Read updated guidelines for safety.

Loading Events

SCREENING

Decasia

Ongoing

Introduced by Bill Morrison

Dir. Bill Morrison. 2002, 70 mins. 35mm. Described as a “delirium of deteriorated film stock,” Bill Morrison’s enthralling Decasia is a collage of decomposing found movie footage with an original score by Michael Gordon of Bang on a Can. Avant-garde pioneer Kenneth Anger wrote in appreciation, “Compelling and disturbing! Swimming symphonies of baroque beauty emerge from corrosive nitrate disintegration as rockets of annihilation demolish cathedrals of reality.”

Tickets: $12 (Free for members at the Film Lover and MoMI Kids Premium levels and above). Order tickets online. (Members may contact [email protected] with any questions regarding online reservations.)

Ticket purchase may be applied toward same-day admission to the Museum (see gallery hours). View the Museum’s ticketing policy here. For more information on membership and to join online, visit our membership page

English