Caroline Wiess Law Building Films Week of Friday, October 14, 2022-Thursday, October 20, 2022


Gordon Parks, Alberto Giacometti in His Studio, c. 1951, silver print on paper
Alberto Giacometti: Toward the Ultimate Figure Through February 12, 2023

An ensemble of 60 masterpieces highlights Alberto Giacometti’s major achievements of the postwar years. This touring exhibition explores the artist’s creative process and how he came to produce his …

27 Jan Fri / 2023

28 Jan Sat / 2023

  • The Runner Movie Poster
    The Runner (Davandeh)
    3 p.m.—5 p.m.

    Often lauded as the first movie to emerge from postrevolutionary Iran—and for having one of the best child performances of all time—Amir Naderi’s masterpiece is presented in a digital restoration.

  • Holy Spider Movie Poster
    Holy Spider
    7 p.m.—9 p.m.

    Zar Amir-Ebrahimi won Best Actress at Cannes for her role as a journalist suffering the indignities of being a single, working woman in the holy city of Mashhad, where she arrives to investigate the serial killings of sex workers by the Spider Killer. Recommended for mature audiences

29 Jan Sun / 2023

  • Destiny | film poster
    Destiny
    2 p.m.—4 p.m.

    This warm and intimate observational documentary captures a young woman caught between traditional gender roles and her desire for self-determination, volleyball, and Instagram.