An Evening with Ben Kingsley

Part of After Hours (Fall/Winter 2011)
Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 7:00 p.m.

Sir Ben Kingsley is one of the most acclaimed actors of his time, perhaps best known for his Academy Award-winning roles as Gandhi in the film of the same name. His other memorable screen performances include Schindler's List, Sexy Beast, and Bugsy, Exile, and Shutter Island. In his latest film, he gives a captivating performance as pioneer filmmaker Georges Méliès in Martin Scorsese's eagerly awaited film Hugo. This special program will include a conversation with Kingsley moderated by Chief Curator David Schwartz and clips from all the films above, including two scenes from Hugo.

Tickets: $25 public/$20 Museum members/Free for Silver Screen members and above. Call 718 777 6800 to reserve tickets or order online.