MIT List Visual Arts Center | Public Program | Film Screening | Her

Her, 2013, Dir., Spike Jonze, 126 min.

A sensitive and soulful man earns a living by writing personal letters for other people. Left heartbroken after his marriage ends, Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix) becomes fascinated with a new operating system which reportedly develops into an intuitive and unique entity in its own right. He starts the program and meets Samantha (Scarlett Johansson), whose bright voice reveals a sensitive, playful personality. Though friends initially, the relationship soon deepens into love.

This film screening is presented in conjunction with the List Centers exhibition An Inventory of Shimmers: Objects of Intimacy in Contemporary Art.

Pizza Served at 6:30.

This event is free and open to the general public. RSVP required. For more information and to RSVP visit the website link.