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Post Tenebras Lux

Film/Video

Post Tenebras Lux

Post Tenebras Lux

Image courtesy of Strand Releasing

Post Tenebras Lux

Post Tenebras Lux

Image courtesy of Strand Releasing

Post Tenebras Lux

Post Tenebras Lux

Image courtesy of Strand Releasing

Post Tenebras Lux

Post Tenebras Lux

Image courtesy of Strand Releasing

Post Tenebras Lux Official Trailer #1 - Drama Movie HD
Post Tenebras Lux

(Carlos Reygadas, 2012)

Contemporary Screen

Films fresh from the international film festival circuit, area premieres, award winners, and recent audience favorites.... You'll find films you won't see anywhere else in central Ohio on the Contemporary Screen schedule.

Thu, Aug 29, 2013 7 PM

“Mesmerizing. Casts a strange and powerful spell. A MASTERPIECE.”—Salon.com

“Mesmerizing, mysterious, willfully perverse.”—New York Times

Carlos Reygadas captured the Best Director prize at the Cannes Film Festival for Post Tenebras Lux (“light after dark”), perhaps the iconoclastic Mexican filmmaker’s most personal and mystifying film to date. Filled with gorgeous, often hallucinogenic imagery, the film follows an affluent young couple and their children who are spending their summer at a country villa. Their seemingly idyllic domesticity is quickly revealed to include demons—literally—that reflect the deep, even violent growing pains of adulthood experienced primarily by the father. (115 mins., DCP)

Man with a Movie Camera

Be here Monday, September 14 as Alloy Orchestra takes the stage in our Film/Video Theater to accompany a restoration of Dziga Vertov’s Man with a Movie Camera.

Fall 2015 preview

Tickets are now available for our knockout fall season—this is one you won't want to miss.