August 2019 News

August 29, 2019
Join us for a free 35mm screening of Sally Potter's Orlando, starring Tilda Swinton in the gender-bending title role. Adapted from a novel by Virginia Woolf, this two-time Oscar-nominated drama spans centuries, and takes its hero/heroine from the English countryside to Constantinople. Featuring...
From Prodigy to Priestess: Clara Schumann at 200
August 27, 2019
On September 13, 2019, we celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Clara Wieck Schumann (1819–1896), one of the most brilliant and influential musicians of the nineteenth century. Beginning as a dazzling child prodigy and ending as a black-clad “priestess” of high art, she was in the...
August 26, 2019
Treasures from the Yale Film Archive invites you to join us for a year-long celebration of women filmmakers, beginning this fall with four feature films in 35mm and an evening of short films by Yale women. These screenings are presented as part of Yale's 50WomenAtYale150 commemorative activities:...