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
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.
Tuesday–Sunday, 10 AM–6 PM
General operating support is provided by Colorado Creative Industries. CCI and its activities are made possible through an annual appropriation from the Colorado General Assembly and federal funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.