Great Art On Screen

Welcome to more of our new event here at the Cape Cinema, Great Art on Screen. This series features documentaries about some of the world's most famous artists, complimenting our already popular Exhibition On Screen series which you can find here. Catch a show on a Tuesday night at 7:00 pm or the following Monday afternoon at 1:30.


Individual Tickets: Adults: $14 | Seniors: $12 | Children: $10 | Cinema & Art Museum Members: $10



Tintoretto: A Rebel In Venice

Tuesday, September 17th & Monday, September 23rd

Tintoretto: A Rebel in Venice fully immerses audiences in the life of the last great artist of the Italian Renaissance. With the enchanting narrative voice of twice Academy Award nominee Helena Bonham Carter, cinema audiences visit places that evoke and preserve the memory of the painter, including the State Archives, the Doge's Palace, St. Mark's Square, the Church of San Rocco, and more, all in celebration of the 500th anniversary of Tintoretto’s birth.

Running time: 90 minutes


Gauguin in Tahiti: Paradise Lost

Tuesday, October 15th & Monday, October 21st

GAUGUIN IN TAHITI: PARADISE LOST traces the legendary life story of Paul Gauguin who left France for Tahiti, feverishly in search of deep immersions into lush nature, for feelings, visions and colors, ever purer and brighter. Audiences join this journey from Tahiti to American museums including New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, National Gallery of Art in DC, and Boston's Museum of Fine Arts where Gauguin’s greatest masterpieces are now preserved.

Running time: 90 minutes


The Prado Museum: A Collection of Wonders

Tuesday, December 3rd & Monday, December 9th

THE PRADO MUSEUM: A COLLECTION OF WONDERS celebrates the 200th anniversary of the storied Prado Museum -- one of the most-visited museums in the world. Hosted by Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons, this cinematic journey offers viewers a spell-binding experience, telling the story of Spain and beyond, through the works of Vélazquez, Rubens, Titian, Mantegna, Bosch, Goya, El Greco, and more.

Running time: 90 minutes