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11/15
6:00 pm
For
As part of Americans Abroad, 1860-1915, an exhibition featuring work made by American artists in Europe in the late 19th century, the PMA...
11/16
12:00 pm
Each Friday at noon, join a curator, educator, scholar, or artist in the galleries for a thought-provoking discussion. Free with museum...
11/16
6:00 pm
For
PMA is thrilled to host the premiere performances of a new PCMF-commissioned work by cellist and composer Paul Wiancko, winner of the S...

PMA Films

PMA Films

LIYANA is a genre-defying documentary that tells the story of five children in the Kingdom of Eswatini who turn past trauma into an original fable about a girl named Liyana who embarks on a perilous quest to save her young twin brothers. The film weaves her animated journey together with poetic documentary scenes to create an inspiring tale of perseverance and hope.

Executive produced by Emmy-winner Thandie Newton, and produced by Oscar-winner Daniel Junge, LIYANA features innovative animated artwork by Shofela Coker and an original score by Philip Miller. Critically acclaimed as exquisite, a staggering feature debut, and one of the year's very best, LIYANA has played at festivals around the world, including the British Film Institute's London Film Festival and MoMA's Doc Fortnight, and has won 28 jury and audience awards so far. The Sunday Times describes Aaron & Amanda Kopp's directorial debut as, part documentary, part animation, and pure magic.

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Show Times
  • Friday, November 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
  • Friday, November 16, 2018 - 6:00pm
  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
  • Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
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