From the company that distributes National Theatre Live, the Great Art on Screen documentary series takes viewers around the world for a fascinating look at the most groundbreaking artists and art epicenters in history. Join us in February and March for a curated selection of three titles, broadcast on the large screen in the intimate CoHo Theatre.
Capacity will be limited for safety and comfort, and all screenings will follow Third Rail’s COVID policies.
Are you a Third Rail Main Stage Member or Core Member? Email the box office to reserve your seats!
For single ticket buyers, all screenings are $15 for adults/seniors and $7 for students.
Maverick Modigliani features the story of Amedeo Modigliani, a remarkable talent that transcended stereotypes. From his origins in Livorno, Italy to the Paris of Picasso and Brancusi that became the center of modernity, to his love for his wife and frequent subject of his portraits Jeanne Hébuterne, the film depicts the life and work of an avant-garde artist who has become a contemporary classic.
Friday, Feb 18th at 7pm
Sunday, Feb 20th at 2pm and 6pm
Saturday, Feb 26th at 7pm
Thursday, Mar 3rd at 7pm
Secret Impressionists reveals the story of the art revolution sparked by the Impressionist movement, along with an unveiling of 50 previously unseen works by Impressionist masters Manet, Caillebotte, Renoir, Monet, Cézanne, Signac, Sisley and Morisot. Audiences will be taken on a fascinating journey through the captivating artistic movement which created some of the most beloved works of art in the world, depicting the late nineteenth-century film stills of Paris, alluring portraits of women, and splendidly vibrant light-infused masterpiece works.
Saturday, Feb 19th at 7pm
Friday, Feb 25th at 7pm
Sunday, Feb 27th at 2pm and 6pm
Friday, Mar 4th at 7pm
Marking the 200th anniversary of Napoleon’s death, the documentary Napoleon: In the Name of Art explores the complex relationship between Napoleon, culture and art. Host Jeremy Irons brings audiences on a tour from Milan to Paris for a look at Napoleon’s imperial iconography and architectural style and to reflect on the relationship between power and art.
Saturday, Mar 5th at 7pm
Sunday, Mar 6th at 2pm and 6pm
Images courtesy of BY Experience.