This year, the Museum’s longest-running film festival includes the latest from Jafar Panahi, who is still under house arrest in Iran (his This Is Not a Film screened here in 2012), along with other internationally acclaimed recent releases. The festival continues at Rice Cinema January 31 and February 1 (www.ricecinema.rice.edu).
Special festival admission applies! General admission is $10. MFAH Members, senior adults, and students with ID receive a $2 discount.
Generous support has been provided by the ILEX Foundation.
The MFAH film department is supported by Tenaris; James V. Derrick; the National Film Preservation Foundation; Franci and Jim Crane; Ms. Melanie Gray and Mr. Mark Wawro; Gary Tinterow and Christopher Gardner; and Lynn S. Wyatt; and Nina and Michael Zilkha.