Mar
16
Sun
Film: Dharm
Mar 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Film: Dharm: A highly respected and devote Hindu priest accepts into his family an abandoned child. The priest’s world is turned upside down when years later he learns the boy was born to a Muslim woman. 2007. India. 105 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Bhavna Talwar. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access.

INTERFAITH THREE-PART SERIES
Enjoy three films that provoke interreligious discussions. A guest speaker will talk before each screening and will lead a post-movie Q&A.

UPCOMING
April 6, 2 pm: The Cup

Presented by Connecticut Council for Interreligious Understanding

Mar
21
Fri
Italian Film Weekend – Mangiare!
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm

Italian Film Weekend – Mangiare! Food is an important element of Italian culture, which is reflected in Italian cinema and films with Italian themes. Join us for a weekend of food, wine and cinema to celebrate the country’s best of art and culture!

FRIDAY, MARCH 21
Italian Reception & Film
6 pm
: Italian Food and Wine Reception sponsored by Peppercorn’s Grille
7 pm: Screening of I Am Love

I Am Love: This deep, rich film tells of a wealthy family living at the turn of the millennium in Milan. 2009. Italy. 120 min. Rated R. Subtitles. Directed by Luca Guadagnino. Starring Tilda Swinton. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors (62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access.

"Big Night" 1996. Tony Shalhoub (as Primo), Stanley Tucci (as Secondo).

“Big Night” 1996. Tony Shalhoub (as Primo), Stanley Tucci (as Secondo).

SATURDAY, MARCH 22
Big Night Film & Dinner
5 pm
: Screening of Big Night
6:30 pm: Big Night Dinner – SOLD OUT!

Following the screening enjoy a five course Italian feast centered around the film’s over-the-top Timpano. From Componata and freshly baked Italian breads, to chicken Topolini, this meal will be the perfect ending to your “Big Night” at the museum. Courses include appetizer, salad, pasta, entree and dessert. Also includes one complimentary glass of wine. Cash bar available.

Big Night: One of the great food films of all time! A failing Italian restaurant run by two brothers gambles on one special night to try to save the business. 1996. USA. 107 min. Rated R. Starring Stanley Tucci, Isabella Rossellini.

Admission:
Film only (tickets sold at the door): $9 Adult; $8 Seniors (62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access.

SUNDAY, MARCH 23
Tour & Film
12:30 pm: Tour: Views of Italy
2 pm: Screening of Mid-August Lunch

Explore “Views of Italy” in a docent-guided tour of our collection followed by a screening of Mid-August Lunch. In this comedic drama we meet the charming Gianni, a middle-aged man who lives with his mother and finds a clever way to erase his debts. 2008. Italy. 80 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Gianni Di Gregorio. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors (62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access.

PARKING
Free on-street parking after 6 pm and all day on weekends. $5 parking after 5 pm seven-days a week at the Front Street South Garage. View more parking options.

The 3rd Annual Italian Film Weekend is supported by Camille and Gregory Servodidio.

Reception & Film: I Am Love
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm

Film: I Am Love: This deep, rich film tells of a wealthy family living at the turn of the millennium in Milan. 2009. Italy. 120 min. Rated R. Subtitles. Directed by Luca Guadagnino. Starring Tilda Swinton. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access.

6 pm: Italian Food and Wine Reception sponsored by Peppercorn’s Grille
7 pm: Film

Italian Film Weekend – Mangiare!
Food is an important element of Italian culture and this is reflected in Italian cinema and films with Italian themes. Join us for a weekend of food, wine, a special tour, and cinema to celebrate Italian art and culture.

The 3rd Annual Italian Film Weekend is supported by Camille and Gregory Servodidio.

Mar
22
Sat
Film: Big Night
Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Film: Big Night: One of the great food films of all time! A failing Italian restaurant run by two brothers gambles on one special night to try to save the business. 1996. USA. 107 min. Rated R. Starring Stanley Tucci, Isabella Rossellini.

5 pm: Screening of Big Night
6:30 pm: Big Night Dinner – SOLD OUT!

Following the screening enjoy a five course Italian feast centered around the film’s over-the-top Timpano. From Componata and freshly baked Italian breads, to chicken Topolini, this meal will be the perfect ending to your “Big Night” at the museum. Courses include appetizer, salad, pasta, entree and dessert. Also includes one complimentary glass of wine. Cash bar available.

Admission
Film only (tickets sold at the door): $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access.
Film & Dinner: $42; $40 Seniors(62+) & Students; $38 Members; $35 Insider Access. Purchase tickets online.

Italian Film Weekend – Mangiare!
Food is an important element of Italian culture and this is reflected in Italian cinema and films with Italian themes. Enjoy a weekend of food, wine, tours, and cinema to celebrate Italian art and culture.

The 3rd Annual Italian Film Weekend is supported by Camille and Gregory Servodidio.

Mar
23
Sun
Tour & Film: Mid-August Lunch
Mar 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Tour & Film: Mid-August Lunch: Explore Views of Italy in a docent-guided tour of our collection, followed by a screening of Mid-August Lunch. In this comedic drama we meet the charming Gianni, a middle-aged man who lives with his mother and finds a clever way to erase his debts. 2008. Italy. 80 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Gianni Di Gregorio.

Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors (62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access

Italian Film Weekend – Mangiare!
Food is an important element of Italian culture, which is reflected in Italian cinema and films with Italian themes. Join us for a weekend celebration of the country’s best of food, wine and film!

The 3rd Annual Italian Film Weekend is supported by Camille and Gregory Servodidio.

Mar
27
Thu
Film: The Auction (Le Démantèlement)
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:50 pm

Film: The Auction (Le Démantèlement): The divorced Gaby lives alone on a farm on which he has lived his entire life and has two daughters. The oldest asks him for some financial support so she doesn’t end up losing her house. Gaby decides to dismantle his farm in order to give her the money. 2013. Canada. 111 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Sébastien Pilote. Hartford Premiere. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members.

Additional Screenings:
Saturday, March 29 at 7 pm
Sunday, March 30 at 2 pm

NORTHERN EXPOSURE
The Canadian landscape offers a striking backdrop for film. Experience the beauty and harshness of nature through four selected works from our neighbor to the north.

Selected Works:
The Grand Seduction, 2013
People Of A Feather, 2011
A Journey, 2013

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

Mar
28
Fri
Film: August: Osage County
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Film: August: Osage County: The dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house in which they grew up. 2013. USA. 121 min. Rated R. Directed by John Wells. Starring Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts and Dermot Mulroney.

Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access and up

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS:
Saturday, March 29 at 5 pm
Sunday, March 30 at 4 pm

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

Mar
29
Sat
Film: August: Osage County
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Film: August: Osage County: The dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house in which they grew up. 2013. USA. 121 min. Rated R. Directed by John Wells. Starring Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts and Dermot Mulroney.

Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access and up.

ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS:
Sunday, March 30 at 4 pm

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

Film: The Auction (Le Démantèlement)
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:50 pm

Film: The Auction (Le Démantèlement): The divorced Gaby lives alone on a farm on which he has lived his entire life and has two daughters. The oldest asks him for some financial support so she doesn’t end up losing her house. Gaby decides to dismantle his farm in order to give her the money. 2013. Canada. 111 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Sébastien Pilote. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members.

Additional Screening:
Sunday, March 30 at 2 pm

NORTHERN EXPOSURE
The Canadian landscape offers a striking backdrop for film. Experience the beauty and harshness of nature through four selected works from our neighbor to the north.

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

Mar
30
Sun
Film: The Auction (Le Démantèlement)
Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:50 pm

Film: The Auction (Le Démantèlement): The divorced Gaby lives alone on a farm on which he has lived his entire life and has two daughters. The oldest asks him for some financial support so she doesn’t end up losing her house. Gaby decides to dismantle his farm in order to give her the money. 2013. Canada. 111 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Sébastien Pilote. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members.

NORTHERN EXPOSURE
The Canadian landscape offers a striking backdrop for film. Experience the beauty and harshness of nature through four selected works from our neighbor to the north.

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

Film: August: Osage County
Mar 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Film: August: Osage County: The dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house in which they grew up. 2013. USA. 121 min. Rated R. Directed by John Wells. Starring Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts and Dermot Mulroney.

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

Apr
3
Thu
Film: Elsa & Fred
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm

Film: Elsa & Fred: An all-time favorite of our film regulars. A retired 77 year old hypochondriac widower named Fred moves to an apartment in Madrid and meets his next door neighbor, the Argentinean Elsa. She enchants Fred with her reckless behavior and zest for life. 2005. Argentina/Spain. 108 min. Rated PG. Subtitles. Directed by Marcos Carnevale.

Free with admission to First Thursday: TANGO.

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

Apr
6
Sun
Film: The Cup
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Film: The Cup: While the soccer World Cup is being played in France, two young Tibetan refugees arrive at a monastery/boarding school and the atmosphere of serene contemplation is disrupted by soccer fever. Comedy. 1999. Bhutan. 93 min. Rated G. Subtitles. Directed by Khyentse Norbu. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members; Free Insider Access.

INTERFAITH THREE-PART SERIES
Join us for three films that provoke interreligious discussions. A guest speaker will talk before each screening and will lead a post-movie Q&A.

Presented by Connecticut Council for Interreligious Understanding

Apr
10
Thu
Film: The Grand Seduction
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm

Film: The Grand Seduction: In this hilarious remake of a French-Canadian film (Cannes & Sundance fan favorite) we meet the people of a tiny Newfoundland community who go to great lengths to “seduce” a city doctor into moving to their village in order to secure a factory contract. 2013. Canada. 115 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Don McKellar. Starring Brendan Gleeson. Admission: $9 Adult; $8 Seniors(62+) & Students; $7 Members.

Additional Screenings:
Saturday, April 12 at 2 pm
Saturday, April 12 at 7 pm
Sunday, April 13 at 2 pm

NORTHERN EXPOSURE
The Canadian landscape offers a striking backdrop for film. Experience the beauty and harshness of nature through four selected works from our neighbor to the north.

Selected Works:
The Auction, 2013
People Of A Feather, 2011
A Journey, 2013

Presented By Data-Mail, Inc. and The Mandell Family

From Our Collection

Eliasson, 2000 1855, Church 1621, Gentileschi 1794, Zoffany
 

Hours & Admission

Hours:
Wednesday – Friday: 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm
First Thursdays: 11 am – 8 pm

Admission:
Members: Free
Adults: $10
Seniors (age 62+): $8
Students (age 13 & over or with college ID): $5
Children (age 12 & under): Free
First Thursdays (from 5-8 pm): $5