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Film Programs
Ernie Gehr: Recent Work
Transport and Other Shorts (2016–2017)

May 5 at 4:30
East Building Auditorium

Ernie Gehr in person

Featuring recently completed titles including Autumn, a multilayered observation of New York’s Lower East Side, its inhabitants, and permutations; A Commuter’s Life (What a Life!), developed from manipulated recordings made during the artist’s regular train travel between New York and Boston; and Transport, a stirring first-person meditation through a train museum in Germany, among other titles. (Total running time 75 minutes)

still from A Commuter’s Life (What a Life!)
courtesy Ernie Gehr

Film Programs

The National Gallery of Art’s film program provides many opportunities throughout the year to view classic and contemporary cinema from around the world.

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