This ongoing film series highlights a hand-picked staff favorite from each month’s lineup of films. From new French dramas to Iranian thrillers to cult classics, Jump Cut demonstrates the wide-ranging diversity of our film program, offering a fresh experience each month. MFA members can now reserve a pair of free tickets for every Jump Cut screening as soon as tickets go on sale, pending availability.

What’s a Jump Cut?

In film editing, a jump cut is an abrupt transition that indicates a movement forward in time. See a classic example in Jean-Luc Godard’s Breathless.

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Adults

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In This Series

Film

The Innocents
October 14, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm

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Film Still: John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection

Film

John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection
November 11, 2018
3:30 pm5:10 pm

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Film

Red: Black Narcissus (preceded by A Trip to the Moon)
December 9, 2018
3:00 pm5:10 pm

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Film

Life and Nothing More
January 6, 2019
3:00 pm5:00 pm

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Film

Kusama: Infinity
February 3, 2019
1:00 pm2:25 pm

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Film

Madeline’s Madeline
March 9, 2019
3:00 pm4:40 pm

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Film

Colette
April 20, 2019
3:00 pm5:00 pm

Directed by Wash Westmoreland (UK/USA, 2018, 111 min.). Digital.

Film

3 Faces
May 26, 2019
12:30 pm2:15 pm

Directed by Jafar Panahi (Iran, 2019, 100 min.). Digital. In Persian with English subtitles