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Memoria

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    8 1/2
    Directed by Federico Fellini, 1963
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    Rome, Open City
    Directed by Roberto Rossellini, 1945
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    Juliet of the Spirits - DCP
    Directed by Federico Fellini, 1965

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The HFA is reopening on March 24 with a new electronic ticketing system featuring seat selection and advance ticket purchase options. New health and safety protocols are in place, including an upgraded air filtration system and enhanced cleaning of high-touch surfaces. Masks are recommended and patrons must provide proof of full Covid vaccination or a negative Covid-19 PCR test administered within the previous 72 hours. Visit the Tickets tab for full details.

Cinematheque

The Harvard Film Archive is a cinematheque and a film archive dedicated to the preservation and public exhibition of film. The cinematheque presents films Friday through Monday year round. Open to the public, all screenings are held in the Archive's 188-seat theater featuring state-of-the-art film and digital projection located in the historic Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts.  Read More

The HFA frequently invites filmmakers to discuss their work and engage with the vibrant community of students, professors, artists and cinephiles who regularly attend Archive screenings. Recent visitors include legendary independent filmmakers Wim Wenders, Agnès Varda, Terence Davies, Guy Maddin, Billy Woodberry and Frederick Wiseman.

Collection

A division of Harvard Library, the Harvard Film Archive is one of the largest and most significant university-based motion picture collections in the United States, with a collection of over 36,000 audio visual items from around the world and from almost every period in film history.   Read More

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The HFA Public Film Program depends on the generous support of members of the community to ensure the health and longevity of our unique blend of programming. You can become a member by filling out and mailing in our Membership Form. Learn More