Goya: or, The Hard Way to Enlightenment (1971), NR

Goya: or, The Hard Way to Enlightenment (1971), NR

Goya, or the Hard Way to Enlightenment, © DEFA-Stiftung Foto Arkadi Sager

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TIME:
4:30 pm – 6:50 pm
Director:
Konrad Wolf

As a painter in the court of King Carlos IV of Spain, Goya (played by Donatas Banionis) has attained wealth and reputation. He believes in king and Church, but he is also a Spaniard who dearly loves his people—a contradiction that presents a deep dilemma. This film is based on Lion Feuchtwanger’s novel Goya.

In German with English subtitles

In conjunction with the exhibition I Saw It: Francisco de Goya, Printmaker, filmmaker and educator Joe Petricca has selected four films that bear witness to Goya’s visions of the world. Each film begins with an introduction by Petricca.


EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
Free with museum admission.
Details:
No reservations needed. Doors open 30 minutes prior to the screening.
Location:
Theater

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