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Friday, May 6 at 7:00 PM

May 6: Redstone Theater

May 7: Bartos Screening Room, Introduced by David Schwartz 

Dir. Chantal Akerman. 1977, 85 mins. DCP. Tableaux and tracking shots of New York City, in all its 1970s squalor, are juxtaposed with voiceover of letters from Akerman’s mother back home. This exquisite, deceptively simple film perfectly captures a young artist’s desire for independence from the eternal pull of maternal ties.

Tickets: $15 / $11 senior and students / $9 youth (ages 3–17) / discounted for MoMI members ($7–$11). Order tickets. Please pick up tickets at the Museum’s admissions desk upon arrival. All seating is general admission. Review safety protocols before your visit.

 

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