The Illusion of the American Frontier
From 03 November 2015 to 07 February 2016
Early booking is recommended
8 to 13 January 2013
The Museum has organised a film cycle based on the exhibition Gauguin and the Voyage to the Exotic. It will include films and documentaries such as Moana (1926) by Robert J. Flaherty, Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) by Frank Lloyd and Long John Silver (1954) by Byron Haskin. In addition, taking part in this cycle will be director Javier Rebollo who will be opening the series by introducing The Moon and Sixpence (1942) by Albert Lewin, and the historian Luciano Berriatúa, who will give a lecture prior to the showing of Tabu: a Story of the South Seas(1942) by F. W. Murnau. The cycle will take place during the final week of the exhibition, from 8 to 13 January, with one session from Tuesday to Thursday at 6.30pm and two sessions from Friday to Sunday at 11.30am and 6.30pm. Films will be shown in original version with subtitles in the Museum’s Auditorium. Invitations can be collected from an hour and a half prior to the start of the film at the Information Desk (two per person).