ArCH Film Program

The Architecture Center Houston (ArCH) Film Program is a celebration of Architecture-related film and media. Programming includes screenings, a fall film festival and discussions held at our own venue as well as various spaces around the city.The program strives to highlight themes and issues within architectural discourse.

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ArCH Film Program

Bauhaus Spirit: 100 years of Bauhaus

Presented in Partnership with Houston Cinema Arts Society

Screening
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Museum of Fine Arts Houston
1001 Bissonnet, 77005
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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 incuding 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