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Ventura Film Society Screening of Picasso & Braque Go To The Movies
June 18, 2013 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm$7 – $10
Picasso & Braque Go To The Movies will screen on Tuesday, June 18, at 7:15pm, at the VFS’s new state of the art location, 420 East Santa Clara Street. Tickets are $10, $7 for students and seniors. A fascinating profile of cinema’s influence on the legendary Cubists. Produced by Martin Scorsese and Robert Greenhut and directed by Arne Glimcher, PICASSO AND BRAQUE GO TO THE MOVIES is a cinematic tour through the effects of the technological revolution, specifically the invention of aviation, the creation of cinema and their interdependent influence on artists Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. With narration by Scorsese and interviews with art scholars and artists including Chuck Close, Julian Schnabel and Eric Fischl, the film looks at the collision between film and art at the turn of the 20th Century and helps us to realize cinema’s continuing influence on the art of our time.
View trailer – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xc8983cAysA