The Art of Film: Songs From the Second Floor

Aug 25, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Polk Museum of Art staff for a monthly film screening series featuring the best in internationally-renowned independent and arts-related movies -The Art of Film.

The Art of Film presents a forum for appreciating movies as an art form. With audience Q&A and talkback sessions with film directors and faculty from Florida Southern College following each screening, this unique Polk Museum series will entertain, engage, and educate audiences of all ages. 

This month's movie: Songs From the Second Floor 

Synopsis: A film poem inspired by the Peruvian poet César Vallejo. A story about our need for love, our confusion, greatness and smallness and, most of all, our vulnerability. It is a story with many characters, among them a father and his mistress, his youngest son and his girlfriend. It is a film about big lies, abandonment and the eternal longing for companionship and confirmation.

  • Doors open at 6:00 pm
  • Introduction and Screening at 6:30 pm

Registration not necessary but appreciated.

You may also be interested in Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern College, Hollis Garden or Lakeland.