Movies at The Mennello: A Monthly Documentary Film Screening Series

Join us at the museum each month for a featured documentary and opportunity to network with individuals in the community.

Admission: $5 for Guests, Free for Members
Please note: Guest passes, 2-for-1 passes, reciprocal memberships, or any other special offers are not valid for special events at The Mennello Museum. Orlando Museum of Art Memberships are not transferable for entrance or special events at The Mennello Museum. 


Everybody Knows… Elizabeth Murray

Wednesday, May 31 • Doors open at 6 p.m.; Movie starts at 6:30 p.m.

(2016) 60 min.
A determined single mother, with nothing but guts and vision, breaks through notorious art world barriers to become one of the preeminent painters of our time. Everybody Knows…Elizabeth Murray is an intimate portrait of artist Elizabeth Murray, exploring the relationship between her family life and career and affirming her place in art history. Footage of Murray in her studio, home videos, interviews with art world luminaries and Murray’s own journals round out this moving, thought-provoking profile.

 

Beautiful Losers

Wednesday, June 7 • Doors open at 6 p.m.; Movie starts at 6:30 p.m.

(2008) 90 min.
Beautiful Losers is a documentary by Aaron Rose that follows the lives and careers of a loose group of DIY aesthetic artists and designers who without thinking about it, affected the art world for generations to come. Influenced by the popular underground youth subcultures of the late 80s early 90s,  from skateboarding, graffiti, street fashion and independent music, artists like Shepard Fairey, Thomas Campbell, Cheryl Dunn, Margaret Kilgallen, Harmony Korine, Geoff McFetridge, Barry McGee, Mike Mills,  Deanna Templeton and Ed Templeton began to create art that reflected the lifestyles they led.