Thursday, August 16
Botanical Garden Lawn
Screen on the Green
In celebration of the Museum’s summer exhibition Epic Tales from Ancient India, this year’s Screen on the Green lineup is a selection of critically acclaimed films that present compelling, multifaceted stories featuring Indian artists, filmmakers, and actors.
The Music Room: A masterpiece by Satyajit Ray, one of India’s most beloved filmmakers, The Music Room tells the story of an aging aristocrat who throws elaborate musical concerts and dance performances in his crumbling mansion. (1958) Not rated, suitable for all audiences, 100 minutes, Bengali with English subtitles
Films start at sundown (approximately 8:00 p.m.) on the Botanical Garden Lawn