Stories of Indian Cinema
Exhibitions & Film Series
On View
Mr. Capra Goes to the Dryden
On Screen at the Dryden Theatre
Holidays at the Museum
Lucinda Devlin: Sightlines
On View

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Friday, November 3–Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Family Events, Holidays | Sweet Creations

This annual display features dozens of cleverly designed and deliciously decorated gingerbread houses and objects.

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Saturday, November 18, 1 p.m.

Talks | Curator's Gallery Talk: Sightlines

Lisa Hostetler, curator in charge of the Department of Photography, will lead a guided tour of the exhibition Lucinda Devlin: Sightlines.

Free to members; included with museum admission.

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Friday, December 1, 7:30 p.m.

Talks, Film Screenings | The Nine

Rochester Premiere | Filmmaker in Person. The Nine, Katy Grannan’s first feature film, is an intimate, at times disturbing, view into an America most would rather ignore. Raw, poetic, direct, and unnerving, the film is less a window into a foreign world than a distorted mirror reflecting our own shared existence.

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Current Exhibitions

Stories of Indian Cinema: Abandoned and Rescued

November 10, 2017 to May 13, 2018
Main Galleries

The George Eastman Museum has recently acquired the world’s largest collection of contemporary Indian cinema held by a museum or film archive. The collection consists of 774 prints representing 597 film titles, all in 35mm format, made between 1999 and 2013. A large number of film posters were also acquired as part of the collection. Stories of Indian Cinema will shed light on the intriguing story behind the Eastman Museum's acquisition of this collection, and will feature a selection of posters and films in the main galleries and at the Dryden Theatre.

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