Metropolis

When
Event has passed (Tue Nov 5, 2013 - Tue Nov 5, 2013)
Where
The Contemporary Jewish Museum
Time
2–4pm
Tags
Movies, Museums

Description

Set in a futuristic dystopia, Metropolis (1927) takes place in 2026 “when the populace is divided between workers who must live in the dark underground and the rich who enjoy a futuristic city of splendor.” Directed by Fritz Lang and considered a crowning achievement of German expressionist film (124 min).
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Work in Progress: Considering Utopia.
Free matinee screenings are presented in conjunction with The Museum’s admission-free first Tuesdays of the month.

Location

location
  1. The Contemporary Jewish Museum
    736 Mission St, San Francisco, CA