DC – Film Programs at the National Gallery of Art – April

APRIL 2016
All screenings take place in the East Building Auditorium.

followed by Kyoto, My Mother’s Place
Saturday, April 2, at 2:00 p.m.
Kon Ichikawa, 1968, 37 minutes; Nagisa Oshima for the BBC, 1991, 55 minutes

Rara Avis: Audubon and The Birds of America
Saturday, April 9, at 2:30 p.m.
Al Reinert and Cina Alexander, 2015, 91 minutes
Al Reinert, Jamie Wyeth, and Roberta Olson in person

followed by Film
Sunday, April 24, at 4:00 p.m.
Ross Lipman, 2015, DCP, 128 minutes; Alan Schneider and Samuel Beckett, 1965, 35mm, 24 minutes
Washington premiere

Cine-concert: Faust
Saturday, April 30, at 2:30 p.m.
F. W. Murnau, 1926, 116 minutes
Daniel Schnyder, David Taylor, and Kenny Drew Jr. in performance

Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, the Mistress, and the Tangerine
Sunday, May 1, at 4:00 p.m.
Marion Cajori and Amei Wallach, 2008, 99 minutes
Amei Wallach in person


Bernard Herrmann: Stage, Screen, and Radio
April 2-23
A towering figure in twentieth-century American music, Bernard Herrmann (1911-1975) has long been regarded as a Hollywood composer. This series is the first ever to celebrate Herrmann “in the round,” including work for film, television, radio, and the concert hall in a varied selection of screenings and performances. Produced in association with PostClassical Ensemble and American Film Institute. For a list of all events, including concerts, visit www.postclassical.com.

The Man Who Knew Too Much
Saturday, April 2, at 4:00 p.m.
Alfred Hitchcock, 1956, 35mm, 120 minutes

The Day the Earth Stood Still
Sunday, April 3 at 4:00 p.m.
Robert Wise, 1951, 35mm, 92 minutes
Introduced by Neil Lerner

The Wrong Man
preceded by
Twilight Zone: Walking Distance
Sunday, April 10 at 4:00 p.m.
Alfred Hitchcock, 1956, 35mm, 105 minutes; Rod Sterling, 1959, 27 minutes
Introduced by Bruce Crawford

Saturday, April 16 at 3:00 p.m.
Alfred Hitchcock, 1960, 35mm, 109 minutes

Saturday, April 23, at 2:30 p.m.
Alfred Hitchcock, 1958, DCP, 128 minutes
Introduced by Christopher Husted


Films are shown in the East Building Large Auditorium, 4th Street at Pennsylvania Avenue NW unless otherwise noted. There is no charge for admission but seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis. Doors open approximately 30 minutes before each show time. Programs are subject to change.
For more information call (202) 842-6799, e-mail film-department@nga.gov or visit www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/calendar/film-programs.html