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This June: ‘Jazz on Film’ Returns to the MFAH

Milford Graves Full Mantis
Milford Graves Full Mantis

Image from Milford Graves Full Mantis. Read an interview about the film here.

This month, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is presenting the sixth iteration of its annual Jazz on Film series. Curated by artist, filmmaker, and Glasstire contributor Peter Lucas, the series features six films over three sequent weekend, beginning on June 9th. The program will include two rarely screened films: the Japanese film The Stormy Man (a.k.a. The Man Who Started a Storm), and the French film Dangerous Liaisons (Les liaisons dangereuses). For tickets, and to learn more about Jazz on Film, go here. See below for a full listing of films that will be screened.

Jun 9, 2018 @ 7 p.m.
Samba & Jazz, 2014

Jun 10, 2018 @ 5 p.m.
Dangerous Liaisons (Les liaisons dangereuses), 1959

Jun 15, 2018 @ 7 p.m.
Bill Frisell: A Portrait, 2017

Jun 16, 2018 @ 7 p.m.
Milford Graves Full Mantis, 2018

Jun 23, 2018 @ 7 p.m.
The Stormy Man (a.k.a. The Man Who Started a Storm), 1957

Jun 24, 2018 @ 5 p.m.
Bullitt, 1968


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