Moving, provocative, and with a
terrific jazz score, Shirley Clarke's adaptation of Jack Gelber's play The Connection (1961) probes the fine
line between fact and fiction. In it, a filmmaker tries to make a documentary
about Harlem addicts and jazz musicians as they jam while waiting for the Man.
of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave, Boston
:: Wednesday, October 24 @ 8 pm :: $11; $9 students, seniors :: 617.369.3907 or mfa.org/programs/film