Modern Kids — Summer Flicks: Selected Short Films, August 10 and 11, 11 am and 2 pm
Take a break from the Texas heat for Modern Kids—Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films, presented in partnership with the New York International Children’s Film Festival. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the paintings, sculptures, and photographs throughout the museum, including our special exhibition, Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas.
Admission is free and open to the public. Films are shown in the Modern’s auditorium, and seating is limited to the first 250 guests. Admission to the galleries is free for film festival guests. All ages are welcome!
Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $10; $8 for Modern members; $7 for Reel People. The Sunday noon showtime is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show. Click here for information about the special benefits of joining Reel People, a membership add-on for film enthusiasts.
National Theatre Live is the National Theatre of Great Britain’s initiative to broadcast live performances from the National’s stages to cinemas worldwide. National Theatre Live performances are filmed live in high definition and broadcast via satellite to almost 400 cinemas around the world, live in Europe and some US cities, and time-delayed in countries further afield. Presented by Amphibian Stage Productions in partnership with the Modern. For ticket information, visit www.amphibianstage.com.
Movies That Matter is a FREE, bi-monthly film series that highlights important human and civil rights issues. Each event features a film screening followed by a moderated discussion with special guests. Reserve your seats at http://fortworthtexas.gov/moviesthatmatter/.