Tuesday | 07.07.20

Monthly Screenings
Renoir: Revered and Reviled
Dir.: Phil Grabsky | 85 minutes

Other Screenings

Award-winning producer and director Phil Grabsky is the creator of the art series Exhibition on Screen, which has become a global sensation. He has also directed some of the most beloved films in the series. The Jerusalem Cinematheque is honored to host Phil Grabsky for a special preview of the next season, set to start in 2020, followed by a conversation and Q&A session with the audience.

UK 2016 | 85 minutes | English | Hebrew subtitles

This stunning and fresh biography of the great Pierre-Auguste Renoir examines how and why, though his impressionist work was admired, Renoir changed course. Based on the remarkable collection at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia, the film explores this new direction that influenced Picasso and Matisse, and why it provokes such extreme reactions.