Feb. 16, 2006 – Song’s Inn World Premiere or Sarah Bernhardt?

This Thursday night is tough for me because there are so many conflicting events … I have to decide which to attend for the time-slot!

  • Screening at MOMA, February 16, 2006, 8.30 pm … “Song’s Inn” (2004, China) 52 minutes, US premier.
    Directed by Yang Yun. China’s Three Gorges Dam, one of the largest dam projects in history, is scheduled to be completed by 2009. In the meantime, many villages will be flooded to accommodate its construction. This documentary reveals the effects of the dam on townspeople living in a soon-to-be-destroyed Chinese village.
    11 West 53rd Street, between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, 212-708-9400

  • Free lecture, first-come-first-seating, door opens at 6.30pm … “Sarah Bernhardt: The Art of High Drama” at the La Maison Francaise of NYU, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2006 … 7:00 pm, Prof. Kenneth Silver and Prof. Carol Ockman. A conversation with the guest curators of the Jewish Museum exhibition devoted to the great French actress (1844 – 1923). 16 Washington Mews, 212-998-8750
  • or one of the Free Concerts at Manhattan School of Music

decision, decisions …