Museum of Art Events

Monday

March 5, 2012 7:00 pm

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Soul of Sand

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Soul of Sand

Director: Sidharth Srinivasan India   |   2010   |   98 minutes Hindi, with subtitles in English A watchman and his wife living at an abandoned mine find themselves trapped in the brutal schemes of their tyrannical landlord…

Wednesday

March 7, 2012 7:00 pm

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Opera Jawa

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Opera Jawa

Director: Garin Nugroho Indonesia   |   2006   |   120 minutes Indonesian, with subtitles in English Setyo and Siti live a peaceful life as husband and wife, selling earthenware in their village. But when Setyo is called…

Saturday

March 10, 2012 9:00 am

Thousand Words Project with Bates College

Featured in the 2011 MLTI Ubersession, the Bates College Museum of Art’s Thousand Words Project (TWP) is a vital resource for teachers interested in interdisciplinary approaches to teaching Common Core material and creating Mass Customized Learning options. TWP’s instructional…

Monday

March 12, 2012 7:00 pm

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Belvedere

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Belvedere

Director: Ahmed Imamović Bosnia & Herzegovina   |   2010   |   90 minutes Bosnian, with subtitles in English Ruveyda is like most residents of the Belvedere refugee camp: a widow yearning to forget the tragedy of war,…

Wednesday

March 14, 2012 7:00 pm

Global Lens 2011-2012 – The Light Thief

Global Lens 2011-2012 – The Light Thief

Director: Aktan Arym Kubat Kyrgyzstan   |   2010   |   80 minutes Kyrgyz, with subtitles in English In this colorful modern-day parable of good and evil, a humble village electrician devotes his compassion and ingenuity to destitute…

Monday

March 19, 2012 7:00 pm

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Street Days

Global Lens 2011-2012 – Street Days

Director: Levan Koguashvili Georgia   |   2010   |   86 minutes Georgian, with subtitles in English A middle-aged, unemployed heroin-addict, Checkie, loiters on the Tbilisi street outside his son’s school, where he himself was once a promising…

Wednesday

March 21, 2012 7:00 pm

Global Lens 2011-2012 – The White Meadows

Global Lens 2011-2012 – The White Meadows

Director: Mohammad Rasoulof Iran   |   2009   |   93 minutes Farsi, with subtitles in English In this dreamlike yet earthbound film, Rahmat the boatman navigates the increasingly brackish waters of a coastal land, collecting the heartaches…

Monday

March 26, 2012 7:00 pm

Global Lens 2011-2012 – The Invisble Eye

Global Lens 2011-2012 – The Invisble Eye

Director: Diego Lerman Argentina   |   2010   |   95 minutes Spanish, with subtitles in English Set against the backdrop of Argentina’s military regime of the 1980s, Diego Lerman’s engrossing and beautifully acted exploration of the totalitarian…