Award-winning producer and director Phil Grabsky is the creator of the art series Exhibition on Screen, which has become a global sensation. He has also directed some of the most beloved films in the series. The Jerusalem Cinematheque is honored to host Phil Grabsky for a special preview of the next season, set to start in 2020, and a special showing of Matisse, followed by a conversation and Q&A session with the audience.
The Jerusalem Cinematheque is honored to host Phil Grabsky for a special preview of the next season, set to start in 2020, followed by a conversation and Q&A session with the audience.
This stunning and fresh biography of the great Pierre-Auguste Renoir examines how and why, though his impressionist work was admired, Renoir changed course. Based on the remarkable collection at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia, the film explores this new direction and why it provokes such extreme reactions.
The Jerusalem Cinematheque is honored to host Phil Grabsky for a special screening of Matisse followed by a conversation and Q&A session with the audience.
Audiences are invited to enjoy an intimate, behind-the-scenes documentary about this once-in-a-lifetime blockbuster exhibition with expert contributions from those that knew Matisse as well as curators, historians, and the museums' directors. Plus there are breathtaking specially commissioned performances by Royal Ballet principal dancer Zenaida Yanowsky and jazz musician Courtney Pine.
Following the screening, a conversation with director Guy Nattiv (in Heb.)
Bryon Widner was taught compliance and loyalty to his white supremacy community gang. But when he meets a single mother, he begins to think that perhaps his future can be different. Jamie Bell gives a tremendous performance.
One can’t appreciate 20th century art without understanding the significance and genius of Paul Cézanne.The film takes audiences beyond the exhibition to the places Cézanne lived and worked and sheds light on an artist who is perhaps the least-known of all the impressionists – until now.
A couple travels to Sweden to visit a rural hometown's fabled mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult. A dread-soaked cinematic fairytale.
The biggest hit of 2018 is this rock biography of Queen. It has all the right components: a hero that has to learn to love himself, the 1970s, the highs and lows of rock ‘n’ roll, a charismatic performance by Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury, and of course the unforgettable songs.
The process behind Lennon’s iconic album Imagine was long and complex. In this never-before-screened footage, John and Yoko can be seen up-close – two dreamers, deep in the harmony of creative collaboration. They are romantic, funny, political, and exceptionally talented.