Cinema: Woman of the Year (1942)
FREE with MFA admission. Complimentary snacks.
The fall series spotlights leading ladies in honor of Marks Made: Prints by American Women Artists from the 1960s to the Present.
Woman of the Year (1942), directed by George Stevens, 112 minutes
Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, who received an Oscar nomination for her performance, began their artistic and personal relationship in this classic film. Ms. Hepburn plays Tess, a sophisticated international affairs correspondent way ahead of her time, and Mr. Tracy is Sam, a gruff sportswriter.
Dr. Margit Grieb, Associate Professor of German and Director of the Film Studies Certificate Program at the University of South Florida, Tampa, will provide an introduction and concluding remarks.
Big Eyes (2014) – Thursday, December 17, 6:30p.m.