Spotlight Archive

Hollywood Exiles in Europe

Eve (1962)

Friday, July 25 - Sunday, August 17

The Archive spotlights Hollywood filmmakers exiled abroad during the blacklist era, including Joseph Losey, Jules Dassin and Cy Endfield.

IN PERSON:  Alan K. Rode (8/1).

Cruzamentos: Contemporary Brazilian Documentary

Iracema (1974)

Friday, July 11 - Friday, August 15

This summer we highlight the impressive output of original documentaries that have come from Brazil in the last four decades.

What I Really Do Is Magic: Edith Head and Hollywood Costume Design

Edith Head

Friday, August 8 - Saturday, September 27

The Archive celebrates award-winning costume designer Edith Head, whose "magic" helped make Hollywood classics unforgettable.

IN PERSON:  Deborah Nadoolman Landis, Carl Reiner (8/8); David Chierichetti (8/9); Deborah Nadoolman Landis (8/16, 9/12); Paddy Calistro (8/24).


Exile Noir

Double Indemnity (1944)

Friday, August 22 - Sunday, September 28

Explore the expressionistic influence of German-speaking émigré filmmakers on Hollywood in the 1940s–'50s, as we screen titles by Fritz Lang, Otto Preminger, Douglas Sirk and others.

IN PERSON:  Norma Barzman (9/15); Arianné Ulmer Cipes (9/26).

In The Life: Celebrating a Historic Television Legacy

In The Life

September 20 @ 7:30 p.m.

The Archive celebrates the legacy of the Emmy-nominated public television news magazine In The Life, with a selection of its most moving and exciting moments.

IN PERSON:  John Scagliotti, creator of In The Life.