First Look 20/21: Working on It

July 23–August 1, 2021

On two consecutive Fridays during First Look, the Museum functions as a laboratory for explorations of the creative process. These day-long sessions will bring together filmmakers, critics, and the general public for work-in-progress screenings and performances, artist talks and discussions.

Organized by Eric Hynes, Curator of Film, with Edo Choi, Assistant Curator of Film.

With support from the Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program and the Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism at the Missouri School of Journalism.

Special thanks to Kristin Feeley, Deputy Director, Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program; Keisha N. Knight, Director, Sentient.Art.Film; and Robert Greene, Filmmaker-in-Chief, Murray Center for Documentary Journalism.

$100 All-Access Pass (including opening and closing night, in-person and virtual cinema screenings, and Working on It)

$65 In-Person Pass (including all on-site screenings and Working On It days; value can be applied to a year-round Museum membership)