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Admission: $10
Seniors (62+) & Students with ID: $9
Members: $8
Wadsworth Welcome: $8
Film Stars: FREE + medium popcorn
Let’s GO Arts! Members: Buy one, get one free

2020 Winter Film Program

Mar
29
Sun
Interfaith Brunch and Film | Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring (Bom yeoreum gaeul gyeoul geurigo bom) CANCELED
Mar 29 @ 12:00 pm
Interfaith Brunch and Film | Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (Bom yeoreum gaeul gyeoul geurigo bom) CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all films are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

Noon: Brunch
2pm: Film

In this stunningly beautiful meditative film, a boy is raised by a Buddhist monk on an isolated floating temple where the years pass like the seasons.

2003. South Korea. 103 min. Rated R. Directed by Ki-duk Kim. Starring Ki-duk Kim, Yeong-su Oh, Jong-ho Kim

Brunch and film: $45; $35 members. Ticket purchases will be refunded.

Apr
5
Sun
Seventh Annual Interfaith Film Series | Free Men (Les hommes libres) CANCELED
Apr 5 @ 2:00 pm
Seventh Annual Interfaith Film Series | Free Men (Les hommes libres) CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all films are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

The film recounts the largely untold story about the role Algerian and other North African Muslims in Paris played in the French Resistance and as rescuers of Jews during the World War II German occupation. 

2011. France. 99 min. Not rated. Subtitles. Directed by Ismael Ferroukhi. Starring Tahar Rahim, Michael Lonsdale, Mahmud Shalaby. 

Apr
17
Fri
French Film Weekend | Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge | CANCELED
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm
French Film Weekend | Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge | CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all films are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

This film follows the famous physicist and chemist Marie Curie and her struggle for recognition in the male-dominated science community in early twentieth-century France.

2016. France/Poland. 100 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Marie Noëlle. Starring Karolina Gruszka, Arieh Worthalter.

$10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars.

French Film Weekend is presented in collaboration with the Alliance Française de Hartford.

Apr
18
Sat
French Film Weekend | The Hunchback of Notre Dame | CANCELED
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am
French Film Weekend | The Hunchback of Notre Dame | CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all films are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

In fifteenth-century France, Esmeralda, a gypsy girl is framed for murder by the infatuated Chief Justice, and only the deformed bell-ringer of Notre Dame Cathedral Quasimodo can save her.

1939. USA. 117 min. Not Rated. Directed by William Dieterle. Starring Charles Laughton, Maureen O’Hara.

$10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars.

French Film Weekend is presented in collaboration with the Alliance Française de Hartford.

 

Someone, Somewhere (Deux Moi) | CANCELED
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm
Someone, Somewhere (Deux Moi) | CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all films are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

Preceded by a 1:15pm tour of Savor.

With Paris as the backdrop, we meet two lonely thirtysomething year-old neighbors, who might be perfect for each other if they can only meet. Comedic drama.

2019. France. 110 min. Not Rated. Directed by Cédric Klapisch. Starring François Civil, Ana Girardot.

$10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars.

French Film Weekend is presented in collaboration with the Alliance Française de Hartford.

Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) | CANCELED
Apr 18 @ 4:30 pm
Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) | CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all films are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, Marianne, a female artist, is commissioned to paint a wedding portrait of Héloïse without the subject’s knowledge. Marianne must observe her model by day to paint the portrait at night. Day by day, the two women become closer as they share Héloïse’s last moments of freedom before the impending wedding.

2019. France. 121 min. Rated R. Subtitles. Directed by Céline Sciamma. Starring Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel.

$10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars. 

French Film Weekend is presented in collaboration with the Alliance Française de Hartford.

Apr
19
Sun
Film | Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond the Mask CANCELED
Apr 19 @ 3:00 pm
Film | Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond the Mask CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all film screenings are canceled until further notice. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

3pm audience members read a Dunbar poem aloud, 3:45pm film followed by a discussion with filmmaker Frederick Lewis

The documentary showcases the life and legacy of internationally renowned American poet Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872–1906).

2018. USA. 120 min. Not Rated. Directed by Frederick Lewis.

Film Admission: $10; $9 seniors & students w/ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars.

Apr
28
Tue
Tuesday Tasting: A Revolution in Food CANCELED
Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm
Tuesday Tasting: A Revolution in Food CANCELED

This program is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all public programs have been canceled or postponed. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

5–7pm tasting
7pm film screening

Sample an array of small bites prepared by CT Restaurant Association’s “Restauranteur of the Year” Helmar Wolf, owner of the Mill Restaurant Group, and award-winning Chef Steven Wolf. Arethusa Farm Dairy cheeses and desserts from Cake by Franck will be featured alongside chocolates, breads, beer, soda, spirits, and French wine. Expand your mixology skills as well as your taste buds in a demonstration about how to shake up the perfect cocktail. Take a moment to cleanse your palette during a gallery talk by Chef Lindsay Perkins. After the tasting, feast your eyes on the documentary The Biggest Little Farm.

$50; $48 members. Ticket purchases will be refunded.

Film | The Biggest Little Farm CANCELED
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm
Film | The Biggest Little Farm CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all film programs have been canceled or postponed. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

Documentarian John Chester and his wife Molly work to develop a sustainable farm on 200 acres outside of Los Angeles. The film is a testament to the immense complexity of nature and John and Molly’s odyssey to bring harmony to their lives and the land. 

2018. USA. 91 min. Rated PG. Directed by John Chester. Starring John Chester, Molly Chester, Matthew Pilachowski.

Apr
30
Thu
Opening Night of Italian Film Series | Tomorrow’s a New Day (Domani è un altro giorno) CANCELED
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm
Opening Night of Italian Film Series | Tomorrow's a New Day (Domani è un altro giorno) CANCELED

This film is canceled. In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, all film programs have been canceled or postponed. The museum is actively reviewing our public programming schedule in line with state and local guidance. Learn more about the Wadsworth response to COVID-19.

Italian Film Series: Amici e amanti (Friends and Lovers) is supported by UNICO Hartford

6pm pasta reception sponsored by the Mill Restaurant Group, 7pm film

Actor Giuliano receives an unexpected visit from his childhood friend Tommasso, who now lives in Canada. The reunion, triggered by Giuliano’s failing health, is their first meeting in many years. Over four days, the two men walk the streets of Rome, visiting bookshops, restaurants, and friends— examining their lives and speculating about what the future holds. Dramatic comedy.

2019. Italy. 101 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Simone Spada. Starring Valerio Mastandrea, Marco Giallini, Anna Ferzetti.

 

Film Admission: $10; $9 seniors & students w/ID; $8 members; free for Film Stars.