Treasures from the Yale Film Archive: IN THE REALMS OF THE UNREAL

January 10, 2020

Join us for a free 35mm screening of In the Realms of the Unreal, accompanied by the classic Maya Deren experimental short Meshes of the Afternoon in 16mm. Directed by Oscar-winning Yale alumna Jessica Yu '87, Realms explores the mysterious life and astonishing artwork of Henry Darger, author and illustrator of a 15,145-page fantasy manuscript about the heroic "Vivian Girls." Prints from the Yale Film Archive.

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2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19

Whitney Humanities Center Auditorium
53 Wall Street
New Haven, CT

What is Treasures from the Yale Film Archive?
Treasures from the Yale Film Archive is an ongoing series of classic and contemporary films in 35mm curated by the Yale Film Study Center and screened at the Whitney Humanities Center.