FREE IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS!
On the Cafe Brasil Patio (Westheimer and Dunlavy):
JALANAN (HOSTED BY BUN B)
Thursday, November 13, 8:00 PM
Jalanan (“Streetside”) tells the captivating story of Boni, Ho, and Titi, three gifted, charismatic street musicians in Jakarta over a tumultuous five-year period in their own lives and that of Indonesia.
STATIONS OF THE ELEVATED
Friday, November 14, 8:00 PM and 9:15 PM
Director Manfred Kirchheimer’s lyrical documentary captures the exuberant height of the 1970s graffiti movement in New York City. Shot with a complex soundtrack that combines the ambient sounds of the city with the music of Charles Mingus and Aretha Franklin.
Saturday, November 15, 8:00 PM
Living Stars is a wildly entertaining presentation of real people, in their home and workplace environs in Buenos Aires, dancing to familiar pop songs. The result is a euphoric portrait of the city and its fabulous inhabitants.
Note: The film will also screen outdoors during the Cinema Arts Celebration at Brasil, which begins at 10:00 PM.
At the Miller Outdoor Theatre:
Sunday, November 16, 6:30 PM
U.S. premiere of the documentary dance performance film Sons de L’âme(“Sounds of the Soul”), choreographed by Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch and set to piano pieces by Frédéric Chopin performed by Lang Lang. Houston Ballet’s performances premiered to standing ovations at the historic Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, France in October 2013.