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Music City Mondays

It’s Monday night, this is Music City, and these are music films.


NEPTUNE FROST
Fri-Thu, Jun 24-30

NEPTUNE FROST

An Afrofuturist sci-fi punk musical about an intersex African hacker, a coltan miner, and the anti-colonialist rebellion born as a result of their union. With hypnotic visuals and original songs composed by musician and co-director Saul Williams, this celestial cyber-musical offers a radically bold vision of power, exploitation and love.
MONTEREY POP
Mon, Jul 11 at 8:00pm

MONTEREY POP

Fifty-five years ago this June, a series of earth-shaking performances kicked off the Summer of Love at the Monterey Pop Festival. Boasting a new sound mix and restored-to-4K image, D.A. Pennebaker’s essential documentary screens in honor of this anniversary.
KOYAANISQATSI
Mon, Jul 18 at 8:00pm

KOYAANISQATSI

An unconventional work in every way, KOYAANISQATSI wordlessly surveys the rapidly changing environments of the Northern Hemisphere, in an astonishing collage created by the director and cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glass.
ORNETTE: MADE IN AMERICA
Mon, Jul 25 at 8:00pm

ORNETTE: MADE IN AMERICA

Captures legendary performances by jazz iconoclast Ornette Coleman, enriched by interviews with family, friends and fans (including William Burroughs and Buckminster Fuller) and filmed everywhere from Fort Worth to Morocco. Directed by Shirley Clarke. Screening in 35mm
HALLELUJAH: LEONARD COHEN, A JOURNEY, A SONG
Fri-Thu, Jul 29-Aug 4

HALLELUJAH: LEONARD COHEN, A JOURNEY, A SONG

Utilizing the prism of a single song as a starting point, this new film accesses a wealth of materials from the Cohen Trust to weave together a complete picture of the life and times of Leonard Cohen.