Film - Feature | June 10 | 4-5:45 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Outdoor Screen
Change: it can work for you or against you, as this film that heralded the rebirth of the musical in the early fifties exuberantly demonstrates. This vastly entertaining film has many layers of reality, but like the proverbial onion it has no center: its business is exposing the conventions of the cinema, where even real characters are not real. (Judy Bloch)
Film - Feature | June 10 | 5 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This visually striking, thought-provoking documentary about the British installation artist Andy Goldsworthy is a sequel to the directors groundbreaking Rivers and TidesAndy Goldsworthy Working with Time.
Film - Feature | June 10 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Garbo delivers one of her finest performances and a feminist punch in this tale of an English aristocrat who acts out with calculated recklessness. John Gilbert and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. costar.
Film - Feature | June 13 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This adaptation of Peter Shaffers black opera reinterprets the life of Mozart (Tom Hulce) as seen through the eyes of his envious rival Antonio Salieri (F. Murray Abraham). Winner of Academy Awards for Best Picture, Director, Actor, Screenplay, and Sound Design.
Film - Documentary | June 14 | 6-8 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Kelly Baur; Carolina Kürrüf
In 2015, a group of Mapuche university students organized the first ever Mapuche language revitalization camp. Over 50 students from across Chile came together for one month to be a part of the struggle to learn and preserve the indigenous Mapuche language. This documentary follows the stories of four participants over the course of three years in their process of decolonization by way of... More >
Film - Feature | June 14 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Bergman naturalistically captures the sensuality and anguish of a youthful summer love affair in this acclaimed early work, which balances eroticism with bleak commentary.
Film - Feature | June 15 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Monica Vitti on a desert island in a mystery that casually abandons its ostensible premise midway through. . . . Cinema as temporal sculpture (Village Voice). The first (and the definitive) film about the diminishing attention span of a modern world (New York Times).
Film - Feature | June 16 | 4:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This witty, loving adaptation of Mozarts exuberant opera revels in its own theatricality, revealing the joy and wonder in Bergmans metaphysics. A blissful present, sensuous, luxuriant (New Yorker).
Film - Feature | June 16 | 7:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Garbo explores the pains and pleasures of crossing between nations, genders, and sexualities in this loose biography of the Swedish Queen Christina, as infamous as Garbo for being a powerful, cross-dressing, girl-kissing woman.