RAFAEL EVENT VIDEOS
ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD
A great night at the Rafael with Quentin Tarantino in the house with his latest film ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD. Another fantastic packed CFI Member Screening followed by an engaging, animated, and trivia-packed onstage conversation.
30 November, 2019
Director Marco Bellocchio and actor Pierfrancesco Favino visited the Rafael with a screening of their visceral Italian gangster epic THE TRAITOR, followed by a conversation with MVFF Senior Programmer Karen Davis.
17 November, 2019
Composer, musician, and conceptual artist Fatima Al Qadiri participated in a Q&A with MVFF Director of Programming Zoë Elton following a screening of Mati Diop’s ATLANTICS.
11 November, 2019
Star Cynthia Erivo received a standing ovation following a screening of Kasi Lemmons’ HARRIET featuring a Q&A and reception with Erivo and moderator Ericka Huggins.
4 November, 2019
Director Lulu Wang discussed her film THE FAREWELL during a pre-screening reception and Q&A with MVFF Director of Programming Zoë Elton in front of a rapt audience of CFI Members.
24 June, 2019
MAIDEN film subject Tracy Edwards and director Alex Holmes participated in a spirited Q&A with MVFF Director of Programming Zoë Elton following a screening of their thrilling yachting documentary.
16 June, 2019
THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM
THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM director/farmer/author John Chester from Apricot Lane Farms joined us for a fun and engaging Q&A at the Smith Rafael Film Center.
28 February, 2019
GLORIA BELL | FILMMAKER HIGHLIGHT EVENT
MVFF Director of programming sits down for a Q&A with director Sebastian Lelio following a special screening of his new film GLORIA BELL.
28 February, 2019
THE WIFE | MEMBER SCREENING
Glenn Close, THE WIFE director Björn Runge and screenwriter Jane Anderson joined us for another amazing Special Member Screening .
19 July, 2018
PUZZLE | MEMBER SCREENING
Another great Special Member Screening of PUZZLE with Kelly Macdonald and director Marc Turtletaub in attendance for an engaging onstage conversation with a full house of guests.
18 July, 2018
THE FEMALE BRAIN
A full house at the Rafael for the National Evening of Science on Screen® with a screening of THE FEMALE BRAIN and lively conversation with neuroscientist Dr. Louann Brizedine on whose book the film is adapted.
2 April, 2018
Wonderful CFI Member Screening of Aardman Animation’s new film EARLY MAN with director Nick Park and animators Will Becher and Merlin Crossingham! Thanks for bringing by a few friends to meet our all-ages audience!
12 February, 2018
PROFESSOR MARSTON AND THE WONDER WOMEN
What a special evening, the kickoff for our Mind The Gap Honors, which celebrates our gender parity initiative. A special screening of PROFESSOR MARSTON AND THE WONDER WOMEN with director Angela Robinson receiving the very first ever Mind the Gap award.
Video: the understory
13 December, 2017