For Immediate Release
January 8, 2015
Fort Worth, TX
Kendal Smith Lake
Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule
February 5-March 13 
Magnolia at the Modern
is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

2016 Oscar-Nominated Short Films
February 5-7
Friday-6 pm Animation, 8 pm Live Action
Saturday-5 pm Animation
Sunday-noon Live Action, 2 pm Animation, 4 pm Live Action
The Lady in the Van
February 12-14
Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm
"This English film, directed by Nicholas Hytner, is wonderfully funny, terribly touching and a vehicle - with comically dilapidated vehicles - for the boundless gifts of Maggie Smith." Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal.
A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her car, which is parked in his driveway.
104 minutes; PG-13
Son of Saul
February 19-21
Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm
"Hungarian masterwork from first-time director László Nemes. You don't merely witness horror, you feel it in your bones." Peter Travers, Rolling Stone.
In the horror of 1944 Auschwitz, a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people finds moral survival upon trying to salvage from the flames the body of a boy he takes for his son.
107 minutes; R; Hungarian with English subtitles
45 Years
February 26-28
Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm
"45 Years is Andrew Haigh's sensitive and devastating portrait of a long, happy marriage in sudden crisis." A. O. Scott, New York Times.
With tour de force performances from Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay, 45 Years offers richly thought-provoking rewards for fans of adult cinema.
93 minutes; R
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words
March 4-6
Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm
"In Her Own Words offers a rich, generous-spirited portrait of a woman who, in her unapologetic pursuit of art, fame, and personal growth, was far ahead of her time." Ann Hornaday, Washington Post.
Filmmaker Stig Björkman creates a captivating look behind the scenes of the remarkable life of a young Swedish girl who became one of the most celebrated actresses of American and World cinema.
114 minutes
The Wave
March 11-13
Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm
"A THRILLING RIDE. Spectacular scenery of fjords and craggy, snow-capped peaks proves as beautiful to look at as it is deadly." Deborah Young, The Hollywood Reporter.
The Wave, a drama directed by Roar Uthaug, was one of three films shortlisted by Norway to be submitted for Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.
104 minutes; Norwegian with English subtitles
Come early or stay late on Friday for dinner or Saturday and Sunday for brunch at Café Modern!



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3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, Texas 76107

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Tue-Sun 10 am-5 pm

Fri 10 am-8 pm




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Fri 5-8:30 pm

Coffee, snacks, and dessert

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The Museum is closed Monday and holidays including New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.


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