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Aspen Art Museum


Movies at the Museum:

Sep 18, 2015
7:00 PM
637 E. Hyman Ave

Aspen Art Museum’s moving image initiative places film and video, arguably the most dominant art form of the last fifty years, in direct dialogue with contemporary art practices on view.

About the Fall Series: Spike Jonze

This season, the AAM’s Movies at the Museum program celebrates the diverse works of director Spike Jonze. Working as a director, producer, screenwriter, and actor across various formats of film and video, Jonze has established a creative range of characters, from pensive to prankster.

About the Film


Directed by Spike Jonze
126 min
Rated R

Living in the Los Angeles of the slight future, Theodore Twombly makes his living writing touching, personal letters for other people. Heartbroken after the end of a long relationship, he becomes intrigued with a new operating system. He starts the program and meets “Samantha,” a bright voice and sensitive, playful personality. Though friends initially, their relationship soon deepens into love.

Films are presented free of charge on Level 3 at 7 p.m. Drinks and free popcorn are available at the museum café, SO.

AAM education programs are made possible by the Questrom Education Fund. Additional support for Movies at the Museum is provided by the Etkin Family Digital Media and Moving Image Fund and Dancing Bear Aspen.