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Sep
30
Sat
Film: Coco Before Chanel
Sep 30 @ 2:00 pm

Part of the Where in the World is J.P. Morgan film series, celebrating the special exhibition Morgan: Mind of the Collector by traveling through film to the cities in which Morgan spent time, including Paris, Cairo, London, New York, Florence and Venice.

COCO BEFORE CHANEL (COCO AVANT CHANEL)

The story of Coco Chanel’s rise from obscure beginnings to the heights of the fashion world.

2009. France. 105 min. Rated PG-13. Subtitles. Directed by Anne Fontaine. Starring Audrey Tautou.

Preceded by a 12:30pm tour of Morgan: Mind of the Collector (included with film admission). Presented in partership with the Costume & Textile Society of the Wadsworth Atheneum. A Coco Chanel gown from the museum’s collection will be on view.

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.

 

Oct
1
Sun
Film: Cairo Time
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm

Part of the Where in the World is J.P. Morgan film series, celebrating the special exhibition Morgan: Mind of the Collector by traveling through film to the cities in which Morgan spent time, including Paris, Cairo, London, New York, Florence and Venice.

CAIRO TIME

A romantic tale about a brief, unexpected love affair that catches two people completely off-guard.

2009. Canada/Egypt. 90 min. Rated PG. English and Subtitles. Directed by Ruba Nadda. Starring Patricia Clarkson and Alexander Siddig.

Preceded by a 12:30pm tour of Morgan: Mind of the Collector (included with film admission).

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.

 

Oct
5
Thu
Art After Dark: Treasure Trove
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Celebrate the exhibitions Morgan: Mind of the Collector and Sam Messer/MATRIX 178 with music by The Duke’s Men of Yale as well as DJ Jon Eastman, a treasure hunt, free snacks, cash bar, and more!

Highlights
5:45pm | Waltzing lessons by Arthur Murray Dance Studios
6pm | Gallery Talk with MATRIX 178 artist Sam Messer
7pm | Tour of Morgan: Mind of the Collector
7:30pm | Waltzing lessons by Arthur Murray Dance Studios
8pm | Screening of the period comedy An Ideal Husband in the Aetna Theater

Tickets
$10/$5 members
Available for purchase at the door

 

Art After Dark: Treasure Trove is supported by the Arthur Murray Dance Centers of Connecticut.

 

Oct
6
Fri
Manhattan Short Film Festival 2017
Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm

A favorite annual tradition: over 100,000 cineastes across the globe unite for one week to screen and vote on their favorite selections from this year’s line-up of international short films. 2017.

All Showtimes:
Friday, October 6 at 7pm
Saturday, October 7 at 7pm
Sunday, October 8 at 2pm

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
(Available for purchase at the door)

 

Oct
7
Sat
Manhattan Short Film Festival 2017
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm

A favorite annual tradition: over 100,000 cineastes across the globe unite for one week to screen and vote on their favorite selections from this year’s line-up of international short films. 2017.

All Showtimes:
Friday, October 6 at 7pm
Saturday, October 7 at 7pm
Sunday, October 8 at 2pm

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
(Available for purchase at the door)

 

Oct
8
Sun
Manhattan Short Film Festival 2017
Oct 8 @ 2:00 pm

A favorite annual tradition: over 100,000 cineastes across the globe unite for one week to screen and vote on their favorite selections from this year’s line-up of international short films. 2017.

All Showtimes:
Friday, October 6 at 7pm
Saturday, October 7 at 7pm
Sunday, October 8 at 2pm

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
(Available for purchase at the door)

 

Oct
12
Thu
Film: The Age of Innocence
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Part of the Where in the World is J.P. Morgan film series, celebrating the special exhibition Morgan: Mind of the Collector by traveling through film to the cities in which Morgan spent time, including Paris, Cairo, London, New York, Florence and Venice.

THE AGE OF INNOCENCE

A tale of 19th-century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to her cousin.

1993. USA. 139 min. Rated PG. Directed by Martin Scorsese. Starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Daniel Day-Lewis, and Winona Ryder.

Enjoy an evening in the Bar Car pop-up bar before the screening! More details coming soon.

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.

Oct
14
Sat
Film: A Room with a View
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm

Part of the Where in the World is J.P. Morgan film series, celebrating the special exhibition Morgan: Mind of the Collector by traveling through film to the cities in which Morgan spent time, including Paris, Cairo, London, New York, Florence and Venice.

A ROOM WITH A VIEW

A young woman makes her first visit to Florence in the early 1900s and while there, meets an eccentric young man. On her return home, she must decide whether to follow through with her marriage to her fiancé, or follow her heart.

1985. UK. 117 min. Not Rated. Directed by James Ivory. Starring Maggie Smith and Helena Bonham Carter.

Preceded by a 12:30pm tour of Morgan: Mind of the Collector (included with film admission).

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.

 

Oct
15
Sun
Film: Death in Venice
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm

Part of the Where in the World is J.P. Morgan film series, celebrating the special exhibition Morgan: Mind of the Collector by traveling through film to the cities in which Morgan spent time, including Paris, Cairo, London, New York, Florence and Venice.

DEATH IN VENICE (MORTE A VENEZIA)

An avant-garde composer (loosely based on Gustav Mahler) travels to a Venetian seaside resort in search of repose after a period of personal and artistic stress. But he finds no peace there, for he soon develops a troubling attraction to an adolescent boy.

2001. Italy. 130 min. Subtitles. Directed by Luchino Visconti.

Preceded by a 12:30pm tour of Morgan: Mind of the Collector (included with film admission).

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.

 

Oct
22
Sun
Four Nations Ensemble Concert Series: Redefining Rococo
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm

Redefining Rococo
The Four Nations Ensemble
The Ellie Warburg Residency Concert Series

Redefining Rococo celebrates the extraordinary gift of more than 1,350 works of art from the collection of financier J. Pierpont Morgan to the Wadsworth Atheneum 100 years ago. Planned in conjunction with the exhibition, Morgan: Mind of the Collector, the program compliments the fanciful decorative objects in the exhibition through a music program that highlights the seductive, and even subversive, nature of the arts and music in eighteenth-century European courtly culture. Leclair, Telemann and other period composers.

Tickets are $35 or $25 for museum members, and are available for purchase online now.