SCREENINGS TUESDAYS IN OCTOBER AT 8 PM
6 October - Nightwatching
Peter Greenaway, Netherlands/UK, 2007, 134 mins. Maverick filmmaker Greenaway dramatizes the period in Rembrandt’s life when he painted his masterpiece The Night Watch.
13 October - Rembrandt’s J’Accuse
Peter Greenaway, Netherlands/UK, 2008, 100 mins. Greenaway revisits Rembrandt’s The Night Watch in this documentary that examines the aesthetic context and the politics of the period.
20 October - Girl With a Pearl Earring
Peter Webber, USA/UK, 2003, 100 mins. Vermeer’s famous model and painting come to life, starring Colin Firth, Scarlett Johansson and Cillian Murphy.
27 October - The Mill and the Cross
Lech Majeswski, Poland/US/UK, 2011, 100 mins. Bruegel’s famous 1564 image is deconstructed to reveal power structures and religious persecution. Rutger Hauer, Michael York and Charlotte Rampling star in this visually stunning film.