The MODHomes Realty Architecture Movie Series
See provocative and visually fascinating architecture and design documentaries generally unavailable on YouTube and Netflix. Doors open at 630pm, shows at 7pm. Tickets are $11, cash and credit cards accepted. Mod Squad Terrazzo Level members get in free until capacity is reached, so come early. After each movie, great door prizes!
Tuesday, October 2
Face of a Nation: What Happened to the World's Fair? (2017)
Daughter of immigrants, a 1st generation architect Mina Chow struggles to keep her dream alive as she journeys to discover why America abandoned World's Fairs, global spectacles that often featured amazing architecture. USModernist is planning a trip to the next one.
Tuesday, November 6
One Big Home (2016)
A carpenter in Martha's Vineyard takes off his tool belt and over ten years documents homeowners and builders and the community as giant houses take over the island. Produced by Thomas Bena.
Tuesday, December 4
Quiet Elegance: The Architecture of Hugh Kaptur (2013)
This film celebrates the architecture of Hugh M. Kaptur who has been designing Modernist homes, hotels, commercial buildings and apartment complexes in Southern California for more than 50 years. Produced by Bert Simonis.
Tuesday, January 8
Australia's Glenn Morcutt: A Spirit of Place (2017)
Tuesday, February 5
Big Time: Bjarke Ingels (2017)
A journey following the world's hottest young architect, Bjarke Ingels.