Thursday, June 8, 2017
Samsara (2011, director Ron Fricke, 1 hour and 42 minutes, rated PG-13).
Film will start at 8:45 PM. Come early and starting at 8 PM enjoy listening to a shortened (30 – 40 minute version) of the first audio program of the year from Audio Under the Stars entitled Metamorphosis: Tales of Transformation and Change. Bring your own chairs and/or blankets.
Through an intricate synthesis of images, and without a single word of dialogue, this intoxicating film takes us on a cross-continental journey through our modern world. This fascinating work by director Ron Fricke invites us to embrace our perplexing existence through portraits that range from horrific to divine. Screened outside on the Nasher Museum Café lawn. Co-presented with the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival.
This film is a complement to the All Matterings of Mind exhibition. Free! Rain or shine.
New! A Picnic Buffet will be available for purchase from the Nasher Museum Café before the film. Or dine in the café before the film. For reservations, please call 919-684-6032 or book through Open Table.