Past Events

Friday, May 18, 2018 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | BEAUTY AND RUIN

BEAUTY AND RUIN follows the fight over the artwork in the Detroit Institute of Art as Detroit faces bankruptcy. The city retirees face losing their pensions, the creditors want the art sold and the museum wants to keep this important cultural treasure safe for future generations. What is the price of culture? 

Sunday, April 29, 2018 | 4:30pm
NB Film Fest | Kusuma: Infinity

Trailblazer Yayoi Kusama’s turbulent quest to become a world famous artist is documented in Kusama - Infinity; as a rival of Warhol in the ‘60s, Kusama battled sexism and racism in America while her hallucinations of polka dots eventually led her to the Tokyo mental institution she has called home for over 30 years.

Friday, March 23, 2018 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | IN THE INTENSE NOW

IN THE INTENSE NOW draws from the visual archive of the global 1968 revolutions in four countries—France, Czechoslovakia, China, and Brazil—to examine what is captured and what is lost in images of great historical intensity.

Friday, February 16, 2018 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | Pressing On

“Pressing On: The Letterpress Film” is a documentary that beautifully captures the art and technology of the 500-year-old craft of letterpress that explores the question: why has letterpress survived?

Friday, January 26, 2018 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | Ex Libris: The New York Public Library

This film goes behind the scenes of one of the greatest knowledge institutions in the world and reveals how places like this are more than a place to check out a book, but have evolved as a place of cultural exchange and learning. Free Fridays, no charge.

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