The Complete Piano Etudes
Wednesday, February 17, 7:00 pm: Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters Film Screening and Discussion with Philip Glass
Mishima is based on the life and work of Japanese writer Yukio Mishima, interweaving episodes from his life with dramatizations of segments from his books. A 1985 American/Japanese film co-written and directed by Paul Schrader, the film was produces by Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas, with a score composed by Philip Glass and partially performed by the Kronos Quartet. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Philip Glass, moderated by Berthold Hoeckner of the Department of Music.
FREE, RSVP recommended. Reservations can be made at tickets.uchicago.edu
Co-sponsored by the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Doc Films and the Film Studies Center.
Thursday, February 18, 6:00-7:30 pm: A conversation with Philip Glass on artistic collaboration / free admission, please RSVP at tickets.uchicago.edu