Edith & Eddie

Directed by Laura Checkoway (USA, 2017, 29 min.). Digital.

Edith and Eddie, ages 96 and 95, are America’s oldest interracial newlyweds. A family feud threatens to disrupt the couple’s happiness. 

The Issue of Mr. O’Dell 

Directed by Rami Katz (USA, 2018, 35 min.). Digital.

This documentary tells the story of Jack O’Dell, a 94-year-old African American civil rights activist.

Paris Blues in Harlem

Directed by Nadhege Ptah (USA, 2017, 14 min.). Digital.

Paris Blues in Harlem is the story of a young woman, Paris, and her attempts to save her grandfather’s insolvent Harlem jazz nightclub. Paris has a few hours to convince her rigid elder to accept a real estate agent’s briefcase with mounds of cash in exchange for his nightclub. But, as time runs out, he struggles to let go. With only a few seconds left, Paris is faced with a choice between legacy and money. 

Shalim Goodbye

Directed by Jacopo Manzari (Italy, 2017, 28 min.). Digital.

An elderly man from the Romagna countryside hires a Moroccan shalim to work for him.


Directed by Randall Dottin (USA, 2017, 13 min.). Digital.

A heartbroken single mom is about to plunge into a new relationship when her child’s father returns with a secret. 

Ticket Information

To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975 ($6 processing fee applies); to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.

Ticketing Policies


Purchase tickets to three or more regularly priced films at once and get $3 off each ticket. Discount automatically applies at checkout. This discount is not applicable on past purchases. All tickets must be purchased at the same time within the same order for discount to apply.

Groups of 10 or more are eligible for discounted tickets for most of our films. For more information, please call 617-369-3310.

University Members and Pozen Community College Access Program student participants can purchase $5 same-day tickets in person for regularly priced screenings. Valid student ID required, limit of one ticket per ID.