Saturday, March 8 2014

Mar 2

Film Forward Program

03.02.2014 12:00 am

The Sundance Institute and MOPA Collaborate to Host Free Screenings, Discussions and Workshops

Film Forward, a partnership of Sundance Institute and four U.S. federal cultural agencies, is a touring program that offers film screenings, workshops and discussions designed to foster dialogue and cross-cultural understanding. It uses the power of cinema to promote broader cultural understanding, inspire curiosity and enhance awareness of shared stories and values across generations, religion, ethnicity and borders. The partnering federal agencies are the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Humanities and The Institute of Museum and Library Services.

The Museum of Photographic Arts, in collaboration with Film Forward, is hosting screenings throughout San Diego and Tijuana. Click to see a complete schedule and venues. The films being shown throughout the course of this program are:

Circles – (Directed by: Srdan Golubovic ) 
Dancing in Jaffa – (Directed by: Hilla Medalia) 
Fruitvale Station – (Directed by: Ryan Coogler) 
If You Build It – (Directed by: Patrick Creadon) 
The Rocket – (Directed by: Kim Mordaunt) 
The World Before Her – (Directed by: Nisha Pahuja)
Twenty Feet From Stardom – (Directed by: Morgan Neville) 
Valentine Road – (Directed by: Marta Cunningham) 

All information, including film summaries, reservation information and schedules for each film, can be found at mopa.org/film-forward.

Mar 8

American Sign Language Tour

03.08.2014 11:00 am

We would like you to join us for another ASL tour at the Museum of Photographic Arts on Saturday, March 8.  We have 2 brand new exhibitions that recently opened. Please share this information with your family, friends and anyone that knows American sign language. A Deaf docent will lead this tour in ASL ONLY.

We are offering two tours the same day.  The first tour will be from 11:00am - 12:00pm and the second tour will be from  2:00pm - 3:00pm. Kindly RSVP to Jazmyne Lemar for a tour at lemar@mopa.org or 619.238.7559 x230.


First tour: 11:00 am  - 12:00pm
Second tour: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Admission price: $4.00 per person
Where: Museum of Photographic Arts - 1649 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Mar 8

American Sign Language Tour

03.08.2014 2:00 pm

We would like you to join us for another ASL tour at the Museum of Photographic Arts on Saturday, March 8.  We have 2 brand new exhibitions that recently opened. Please share this information with your family, friends and anyone that knows American sign language. A Deaf docent will lead this tour in ASL ONLY.

We are offering two tours the same day.  The first tour will be from 11:00am - 12:00pm and the second tour will be from  2:00pm - 3:00pm. Kindly RSVP to Jazmyne Lemar for a tour at lemar@mopa.org or 619.238.7559 x230.


First tour: 11:00 am  - 12:00pm
Second tour: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Admission price: $4.00 per person
Where: Museum of Photographic Arts - 1649 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101