Films Week of Sunday, March 19, 2023-Saturday, March 25, 2023

Henri Matisse, Open Window, Collioure, 1905, oil on canvas
Vertigo of Color: Matisse, Derain, and the Origins of Fauvism Through May 27, 2024

A creative partnership between Henri Matisse and André Derain in 1905 changed the course of French painting. This exhibition showcases the legacy of that collaboration through paintings, drawings, and …

13 Apr Sat / 2024

  • Labyrith Film Poster
    8 p.m.—10 p.m.

    SOLD OUT | The MFAH debuts an outdoor movie viewing experience. Sarah (Jennifer Connelly) must solve a labyrinth to rescue her brother from the Goblin King (David Bowie). 

14 Apr Sun / 2024

  • The Peasants Film Poster
    The Peasants
    5 p.m.—7 p.m.

    From the filmmakers of Loving Vincent comes the painterly story of Jagna, a young woman whose determination to forge her own path in a late-19th-century Polish village puts her on a tragic collision course.

19 Apr Fri / 2024

  • Caravaggio Film Poster
    7 p.m.—8:30 p.m.

    Derek Jarman’s most profound reflection on art, sexuality, and identity recounts the life of the celebrated 17th-century painter through his brilliant, nearly blasphemous paintings and his flirtations with the underworld.