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The Hourglass Sanatorium mingles allegory and metaphor to produce a stunning head-trip of a movie. Joseph (Jan Nowicki) is visiting his father in a strange, decrepit sanatorium. This bewildering purgatory is replete with an invisible bureaucracy, copious skulls, cobwebs, semi-sentient clockwork mannequins and women in various states of undress.

WHEN

WHERE

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
1001 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
http://www.mfah.org/films/hourglass-sanitorium/

TICKET INFO

$9 general admission; $7 MFAH members and seniors; $5 Film Buff members.
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