are screened in the
Tickets are free with purchase of museum admission; members are admitted free of charge.
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For evening screenings, any remaining tickets will be released to the public free of charge one half-hour before screening time. All programs are subject to change.
information, please call (212) 360-4321.
All works are 16mm film, color, and sound, unless otherwise noted. All Super-8mm films are screened on video. Unless otherwise noted, all works in Spanish are screened with English subtitles.
Wednesday, June 23, 6 p.m., and Saturday, June 26, 7 p.m.
Surveying the Terrain
Adolfo Best Maugard, 35mm film, black-and-white, 1
Medias mentiras(1994), Ximena Cuevas
Friday, June 25, 7 p.m., and
Saturday, June 26, 3 p.m.
(Bleeding Heart, 1995), Ximena Cuevas, video, 3
Simón del desierto(1964), Luis Buñuel
Wednesday, June 30, 6 p.m.
Rita González and Jesse Lerner lead a discussion
with film- and videomakers Ximena Cuevas and Juan
José Gurrola, moderated by film critic Naief
Friday, July 2, 6 p.m., and
Saturday, July 3, 3 p.m.
¡Que Viva el Modernismo!
El despojo (The
Dispossession, 195860), Antonio
Reynoso, 35mm film transferred to video, 12 min.
Saturday, July 3, 7 p.m., and
Wednesday, July 7, 6 p.m.
Magueyes (1962), Rubén
Gámez, 35mm film, 9 min.
Thunder over Mexico(1933), Sergei Einstein
Friday, July 9, 7 p.m., and
Saturday, July 10, 3 p.m.
Ensayos del Cuerpo
presente," from Enredando
sombras (Capturing Shadows, 1998),
Marcela Fernández Violante, 35mm film, 10
Ensayo de un crimen(1955), Luis Buñuel
Saturday, July 10, 7 p.m., and Wednesday, July 14, 6 p.m.
Travel Tips from Underground
Senseless (1962), Ron Rice,
black-and-white, 28 min.
Friday, July 16, 7 p.m., and
Saturday, July 17, 3 p.m.
Un nahual veracru' (1994), Miguel
Calderón, Super-8mm film, 12 min.
Saturday, July 17, 7 p.m.and
Wednesday, July 21, 6 p.m.
Radical Politics and the Counterculture
Comunicados #1 (La agresión), 2 (La
repuesta), and 4 (1968), Consejo Nacional de
Huelga, black-and-white, 20 min. (no subtitles; minimal
¿Ah, verdá? (1973),
Friday, July 23, 7 p.m., and
Saturday, July 24, 3 p.m.
Robarte el arte (Steal Art,
1972), Juan José Gurrola,
Arnaldo Cohen, and Gelsen Gas, black-and-white, 16mm
film transferred to video, 35 min.
Anti-Climax (1969), Gelsen
Saturday, July 24, 7 p.m., and
Wednesday, July 28, 6 p.m.
Anselmo (1967), Chick
Strand, 4 min.
A 167-page bilingual catalogue for this exhibition, with an essay by the guest curators and selections by Adolfas Mekas, Diego Rivera, Juan Rulfo, and others, is available in the museum bookstore.