Virtual NCMA Cinema-Mucha: The Story of an Artist Who Created a Style
Covid-19 Update: Due to the recent surge in COVID-19 infections caused by the Omicron variant, this NCMA Cinema screening will now be virtual.
Mucha: The Story of an Artist Who Created a Style (2020). Directed by Roman V¡vra, 95 min., NR
This documentary explores the life of Czech artist Alphonse Mucha, a pioneer of the art nouveau movement, from the perspective of his son JiÅ™ Mucha, using re-enactments, animations, archival footage, artwork, and photographs.
A virtual conversation with Alphonse Mucha’s grandson, John Mucha, and the film’s producers, Jakub Pinkava and OndÅ™ej Ber¡nek, takes place after the screening.
Once you purchase your ticket, you will receive a confirmation email with the private online screener of the film and the Zoom link to join the postscreening discussion.
If you have questions or concerns, please email Maria Lopez, manager of film and lecture programs.
Image by Rainer Ludwigs / © 2020 Punk Film, Czech Television, ARTE, Maxim Film