Cornell Cinema participates in Ithaca's First Friday Gallery Night (gallerynightithaca.com), a monthly 5 – 8pm walking tour of downtown Ithaca galleries, by presenting an art documentary at Cinemapolis at 9:15pm. Tickets for the downtown screenings are $8 all (no comps or passes accepted). Films are repeated near campus on Tuesday nights in the Film Forum of the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts in Collegetown for $5 all. The first film this spring, about Chinese iconoclast Ai Weiwei, will be introduced by Ellen Avril, Curator of Asian Art at the Johnson Museum. Cosponsored with the Dept. of Art, the Cornell Council for the Arts, the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art and the Downtown Ithaca Alliance.
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