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'Photographers In Film' At Wadsworth Atheneum

'Photographers In Film' At Wadsworth Atheneum

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main St. in Hartford, has an exhibit titled "The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum." In conjunction, a five-film series will be shown this and next weekend depicting photographers, each directed by a legendary filmmaker.

The series begins on Thursday, Nov. 10, at 7 p.m. with "Closer." The 2004 Mike Nichols film stars Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Clive Owen and Julia Roberts in a story about infidelity. It is rated R.

The second film, on Friday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m., is "Distant," a 2002 Turkish-language film by Nuri Bilge Ceylan about a photographer whose...

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