- Half Past Autumn: The Life and Work of Gordon Parks preceded by The Weapons of Gordon Parks
February 9 at 2:00
East Building Auditorium
Part of Warren Forman’s Artists at Work documentary series, The Weapons of Gordon Parks is an early record of Parks told in his own words before his success as a filmmaker (1967, 28 minutes). Followed by the HBO-produced documentary Half Past Autumn, an insightful and personal portrait narrated by Alfre Woodard, featuring interviews and reminiscences with Parks, his friends, collaborators, and family members. (Craig Rice, 2000, 101 minutes)
still from Half Past Autumn
The National Gallery of Art’s film program provides many opportunities throughout the year to view classic and contemporary cinema from around the world.
View the current schedule here.
Gordon Parks: The New Tide, Early Work 1940–1950
November 4, 2018 – February 18, 2019
West Building, Ground Floor, Outer Tier