La Famiglia: Italian Film Weekend

Spend the weekend in Italy! Celebrate Italian cinema and learn more about the Italian “famiglia” during our Italian Film Weekend. Explore the themes of family, religion and poverty through screenings and discussions. Admission: $9, Seniors and Students w/i.d.: $8, Members: $7,  Film Buff: $3.50,  Film Stars: Free

Thursday, April 12, 7 pm: THE MAN WHO WILL COME (L’UOMO CHE VERRÀ)
Join us for complimentary Prosecco & Italian desserts from 6 – 7!
Set in 1943 in a rural area of Italy, the film tells the story of a family struggling to survive as Nazi troops move into Italy. Winner of 13 Awards. 2009. 115 min. Not Rated. Directed by Giorgio Diritti.

Friday, April 13, 7 pm: THE FIRST BEAUTIFUL THING (LA PRIMA COSA BELLA)
This comedic drama depicts a misanthropic professor who struggles to come to terms with his childhood when he is summoned to his hometown to visit his dying mother. Italy’s Best Foreign Language Film Submission for 2010. 2010. 122 min. Not Rated. Directed by Paolo Virzì.

Saturday, April 14, 2 pm: THE BEST OF YOUTH (LA MEGLIO GIOVENTÙ)
Complimentary pizza served during two planned intermissions. This beautiful family saga follows the loves and lives of two brothers over four decades. Winner of 23 Awards. 2003. 366 min. Rated R. Directed by Marco Tullio Giordana.

Sunday , April 15, 2 pm: BREAD AND TULIPS (PANE E TULIPANI)
In this charming comedy, a housewife decides to start a new life in Venice after accidentally being left behind by her family at a highway café. Winner of 24 Awards. 2003. 114 min. Rated PG13. Directed by Silvio Soldini.

The Italian Film Weekend is supported by Camille and Gregory Servodidio. The film series is presented by Data-Mail Inc. and the Mandell Family.

Admission: $9, Seniors and Students w/i.d.: $8, Members: $7,  Film Buff: $3.50,  Film Stars: Free

From Our Collection

1846, Church 1889, Fantin-Latour 1874, Motte Mendieta, 1972

Upcoming Events

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1:00 pm Tour: Highlights
Tour: Highlights
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour: Highlights: Join a docent for an exploration of the collection. Meet by The Museum Shop. Highlights Tours are offered daily at 1 pm, Wednesday [...]
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1:00 pm Tour: Highlights
Tour: Highlights
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tour: Highlights: Join a docent for an exploration of the collection. Meet by The Museum Shop. Highlights Tours are offered daily at 1 pm, Wednesday [...]
7:00 pm Film: Of Horses and Men
Film: Of Horses and Men
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Film: Of Horses and Men
Film: Of Horses and Men: A quirky comedic drama about the human streak in the horse and the horse in the human. 2013. Iceland. 81 [...]
8:30 pm Film: Lovely Louise
Film: Lovely Louise
Jul 31 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Film: Lovely Louise
Film: Lovely Louise: In this comedic drama, a 55 year-old man leads a boring life with his 80 year-old mother, who tells him she gave [...]
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12:00 pm Gallery Talk: Art Traffic
Gallery Talk: Art Traffic
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk: Art Traffic
Allan D’Arcangelo, Here and now, 1963, liquitex on canvas with mirror Gallery Talk: Art Traffic: Edd Russo, Head Registrar, and Mary Busick, Registrar for Loans [...]

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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