Rare, Relevant Movies
One-night only movies that will stay with you long after the credits roll.
Il Cinema Ritrovato On Tour: La fortuna di essere donna (1955)
The world of cinema is depicted in a shrewd point of view: a field of old beauties looking for fresh bodies, cynical agents and dishonest producers, lurking photographers – forerunners of the paparazzi of La dolce vita – looking for shameless girls ready to compromise anything for the price of 30,000 lire a day.
Il Cinema Ritrovato On Tour: Divorzio all’italiana (1961)
Baron Ferdinando Cefalù (Marcello Mastroianni) longs to marry his nubile young cousin Angela (Stefania Sandrelli), but one obstacle stands in his way: his fatuous and fawning wife, Rosalia (Daniela Rocca).
Exhibition On Screen: Renoir
This stunning film – based on the remarkable collection of 181 Renoirs at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia – examines the direction he took and why it provokes such extreme reactions right up to today.
Exhibition On Screen: Van Gogh & Japan
In this little-known story of Van Gogh’s art, the film travels to France, the Netherlands, and Japan to further explore the remarkable heritage that made him the artist we know of today.