Film Screening: Bauhaus Spirit: 100 years of Bauhaus

Presented in partnership with Houston Cinema Arts Society

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November 16, 2019
1:30 PM
Museum of Fine Arts Houston - Brown Auditorium
1001 Bissonnett St
Houston, TX 77005

Brought to you by the ArCH Film Program

Bauhaus Spirit: 100 years of Bauhaus
Presented in Partnership with Houston Cinema Arts Society

Film Screening
Saturday, November 16, 2019, 1:30pm
Museum of Fine Arts Houston
1001 Bissonnet, 77005

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Walter Gropius' Bauhaus with this lively and wide-ranging exploration of the movement uniting modern design, art, architecture and performing arts with communal social living to form an academic discipline and utopian way of life. Combining free imagination and play with strict structure, Bauhaus' members including Anni Albers, Marcel Breuer, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, László Moholy-Nagy, Oskar Schlemmer and more. The most comprehensive film on its subject to date, Bauhaus Spirit explores this influential 20th-century movement's history, legacy, and continued relevance in an age where function and environmental sustainability have taken on new urgency. Followed by panel discussion about the MFAH's Bauhaus architectural history.

Architecture Center Houston Panel Following Film Screening.

Co-presented by Houston Cinema Arts Society (HCAS).

Houston Cinema Arts Society is dedicated to presenting innovating films, media installation, and performances that celebrate the artistic process and enrich Houston's culture and urban vitality.

COUNTRY, YEAR GERMANY, 2018
DIRECTOR NIELS BOLBRINKER, THOMAS TIELSCH
WRITER NIELS BOLBRINKER, THOMAS TIELSCH
CAST TORSTEN BLUME, ROSAN BOSCH, STEPHEN KOVATS, HUBERT KLUMPNER
PRODUCER THOMAS TIELSCH
LANGUAGE ENGLISH SUBTITLES, GERMAN
RUNTIME 90 MINS, SECS
GENRE DOCUMENTARY
SUBJECT ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN
EVENT TYPE FILM, PANEL