Saturday, March 31, 2018
Film - Feature | March 31 | 3 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This new documentary explores the life and work of avant-garde sculptor, painter, performance artist, and social activist Joseph Beuys, chronicling his art and ideas about media, community, and capitalism in an intimate way.
Film - Feature | March 31 | 5:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
A medieval knight challenges Death to a game of chess in Bergmans iconic work of cinematic philosophy. A magically powerful film (Pauline Kael).
Film - Feature | March 31 | 7:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Acclaimed Iranian director Makhmalbaf blurs the line between fiction and reality by turning a casting call into cinema, and his prospective actors into subjects, in this tribute to (and wry jab at) the power of film. Witty and slyly relevant (Variety).