Tiangle Modernist Houses has announced its first Architecture Movie Series. This four-part, monthly series will take place on Thursday nights at Galaxy Cinema in Cary, and is sponsored by Nowell’s Furniture. Advance tickets are $7.95 each, or $23.95 for all four films. They can also be purchased for $9.00 at the door, presuming of course that they don’t sell out.
Visual Acoustics - 2009 - December 10th, 2009
Documentary on Julius Shulman, world renowned photographer of 20th century architecture. The iconic images Shulman produced played a significant part in the rise, and flourishing of mid-century modernist architecture in America.
The Fountainhead - 1949 - January 14th, 2010
Based on Ayn Rand’s objectivist classic, The Fountainhead. This 1949 film is, to date, the only film adaptation of the novel. Chronicling the exploits of Howard Roark, an individualist young modernist architect, who chooses a life of obscurity over compromising his principles, all the while fighting against the tyrannical collectivist forces dominating his world.
The Lake House - 2006 - February 18th, 2010
A love story about Alex Wyler, an architect, and Kate Forster, a doctor, who communicate through time via the mailbox of a seemingly magical house designed by Wyler’s father.
Infinite Space - 2009 - March 18th, 2010
Documentary on architect John Lautner, whose California modernist houses have shown up in films like The Big Lebowski and Diamonds are Forever. Lautner’s lifelong goal was to create ‘architecture that has no beginning and no end.’