The Broken Circle Breakdown

Directed by: Felix Van Groeningen

Screening - Friday, December 20, 2013, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, December 21, 2013, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, December 21, 2013, 7pm

2012 | Belgium/Netherlands | 112 minutes | Unrated

“By rights, this should be the most annoying movie of the year. A tattooist falls in love with a banjo player, they have an adorable daughter who is stricken by cancer. And yet, from all this, the director Felix Van Groeningen has created something not just plausible and affecting but sharp and alert in its distress. The two leads throw themselves into the emotional mix, and the music that they make—both of them sing, in English, with the band that supplies the movie’s title—feels less like a backdrop and more like the essential binding of the tale. For any viewer who, for one reason or another, has been shamefully ignorant of Belgian bluegrass, here is your opportunity to make amends.” Anthony Lane, The New Yorker.

Tribeca Film Festival, Best Actress, Best Screenplay, 2013

Events in Focus


Sol LeWitt

Screening - Friday, September 19, 2014, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, September 20, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, September 20, 2014, 7pm


SHOW-IN 2014, a project by Brianna Skellie and Margit Galanter

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11am - 7pm
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, October 5, 2014, 11am - 1pm

Long weekend of dance, collaboration, sharing, and material development