Moving Images Film Series

Select Thursdays, 6 p.m. | Fath Auditorium

Moving Images is a film series that occurs on the first Thursday of every month. Cincinnati Art Museum curators select new and classic films about or by artists and designers. FREE and open to the public. Reservations not required.


Upcoming Programs:


June 7, 2018 | 6 p.m. : C. F. Payne An American Illustrator

Directed by Tony Moorman, written by Woodrow J. Hinton III and Tony Moorman, 2017, 98 minutes

C.F. Payne: An American Illustrator is a bio-documentary spanning C.F. Payne’s career, from his early interest in artwork as a child, to his art school days at Miami University, and finally the ups and downs of his 40 years working as a professional illustrator. The film examines Mr. Payne’s insatiable appetite for learning, sharing and growing as an artist, and his desire to pass his knowledge onto others.

Payne’s artwork has graced the covers of Time, Readers Digest, Sports Illustrated, and The New York Times Book Review. He has been commissioned to paint numerous politicians, authors and entertainers. Payne has illustrated ten children’s picture books, including The Remarkable Farkle McBride and Micawber, written by John Lithgow.  Payne’s artwork has been exhibited at the Cincinnati Art Museum, The National Portrait Gallery, The Norman Rockwell Museum, The Society of Illustrators Museum of American Illustration, The Selby Gallery at Ringling College of Art and Design and numerous college and university galleries.

Following the screening, Curator of Prints Kristin Spangenberg will facilitate a discussion with C.F. Payne, film writer, director and producer Tony Moorman, and co-author Woodrow J. Hinton III.


August 2, 2018 | 6 p.m. : Robert McCloskey’s Homer Price Stories

Come enjoy the stories of Robert McCloskey on the big screen! Follow the adventures of Homer Price in live action short films (each approximately 20 minutes) The Doughnuts and The Case of the Cosmic Comic


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