PMA Films

PMA Films

The popular Beatles film series, in which musicologist Scott Frieman examines one classic record at a time, makes its way to The White Album, the band's 1968 double-album masterpiece. Join us for the latest stretch of this fascinating journey through the history and creative process of the Beatles' recording sessions.

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Show Times
  • Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
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From screenings inspired by PMA exhibitions to new work by local and emerging talent to conversations with filmmakers, documentary subjects, and scholars, PMA Films offers cinematic experiences that you can’t find anywhere else.

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Jon Hamm, Geena Davis, and Tim Robbins star in this science-fiction drama about a family that takes advantage of a service that allows them to communicate with a hologram of a deceased love one and reconstruct memories together. But is this a good thing?

Show Times
  • Friday, September 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Friday, September 22, 2017 - 6:30pm
  • Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
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As part of the 2-day, 16-venue, 100+ artist strong Waking Windows festival, the PMA co-presents A Life in Waves, a documentary about the life and innovations of Suzanne Ciani. Before and after the film, festival and museum goers are invited to explore a vintage synthesizer "petting zoo," hosted by Portland's Weirder than Stranger Things Synth club. Waking Windows passholders will receive free entry to the September 30th, 2pm screening.

 

Show Times
  • Friday, September 29, 2017 - 6:30pm
  • Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
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Presented with the Maine Jewish Film Festival. Famed documentary filmmaker Errol Morris (The Fog of War) returns to offer a heartfelt glimpse into the life and archives of portrait photographer Elsa Dorfman, who works with the large-form Polaroid Land camera.

Show Times
  • Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
  • Friday, October 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Friday, October 13, 2017 - 6:30pm
  • Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:00pm