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Scene from Babette’s Feast.
Perspectives of Faith on Film
To coincide with the exhibition Illuminating Faith: The Eucharist in Medieval Life and Art, the Morgan is screening two films that examine the divergence between new and more traditional religious practices and beliefs.
(1987, 102 minutes)
Director: Gabriel Axel
In 19th-century Denmark, the sheltered Protestant community of Martine and Philippa, spinster daughters of the now-deceased founding pastor, is disrupted when Frenchwoman Babette Hersant seeks refuge bearing a connection to their past.
Friday, June 28, 2013, 7 p.m.
Exhibition-related films are free with museum admission. Advance reservations for Morgan Members only: 212.685.0008, ext. 560, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are available at the Admission Desk on the day of the screening.
Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.