Film at the Rubin Museum
Professor Richard Davidson, one of the world’s leading researchers of the human brain sets out to discover if, and how, the brain be physically altered using only the power of thought. The test cases include a five-year-old suffering from ADHD and veterans trying to cope with PTSD. Learn More
Friday night screenings of classic films from around the world which explore themes featured in the museum's galleries. Each film is introduced by a notable guest to provide context. Past presenters have included Sam Shepard, Liv Ullmann, Tyne Daly, Marina Abramovic, and Alan Cumming.
The museum's Wednesday lunchtime screenings of short documentaries followed by moderated discussions. Visitors are welcome to bring their lunch from the museum café into the theater for this program.