On View

streaming films
event series

  • Recent Releases & Restorations

    Limited Streaming Engagements

    Enjoy newly released films and restored classics selected by our curators, now available in your own home.

  • Picture a STEMinist

    Three recent documentaries chronicle the achievements and challenges of exceptional women working in science and technology. Livestreamed talks with women in STEM complement the films.

  • East Meets West: The Films of Ulrike Ottinger

    November 20, 2020–March 14, 2021

    In conjunction with a MATRIX exhibition of her photographs, German artist Ulrike Ottinger joins us online to discuss and share her cinematic work, which encompasses ethnography, history, and fantasy. “Watching her films is like traveling through an undiscovered country of marvels... View

  • Existence Is Longing: Wong Kar Wai

    Starts December 11

    This streaming retrospective features recent 4K restorations of seven films by Hong Kong auteur Wong Kar Wai, works of exquisite beauty, narrative complexity, and sublime emotion.

  • Free Films for Members: The Global Film Initiative Collection

    December 11, 2020–January 10, 2021

    This installment in our ongoing series of free films for members travels from a struggling cinematheque in Uruguay to the streets of Tbilisi and the steppes of Kyrgyzstan.