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THE CHAIR (Georgia, 2017)

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Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston MA

May 26
THE CHAIR (Georgia, 2017)

A new comedy and political satire from legendary Georgian film director Eldar Shengelaia, whose iconic film Blue Mountains, screened at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival as a Cannes Classic.

After his party is defeated in the elections, Minister of Refugees Giorgi Mchedlishvili loses everything that is dear to him: office, car, his salary, and, most importantly, power. Giorgi has a secret weapon in his special Boss-chair, an animate being that protects him and sometimes tells him what to do—although the chair’s instructions don’t pan out the way Giorgi hopes. Cut off from power and everything that it brings, Giorgi rediscovers his humanity, rescuing and marrying a refugee

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ADMISSION INFO

$13 Admission, $10 for MFA Members

Receive $3 off each ticket when purchasing full-price tickets to 3 different screenings in the series New Wave Now: Georgia’s Independent Voice. Details at www.tinyurl.com/NewGeorgia

Purchase online or at the door (additional fees apply online and by phone).

Contact: 1-800-440-6975

Email: tickets@mfa.org

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LOCATION

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

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PARKING INFO

Self Parking Options

Visitors to the MFA have three self-parking options: the Huntington Lot, the Fenway Lot, and the Museum Road Garage, all of which have entrances on Museum Road. The Huntington lot offers closer parking to the Huntington Avenue Entrance and the Fenway parking lot is more accessible to the State Street Corporation Fenway Entrance.

All parking facilities have handicap spaces.

Please take your parking ticket with you; all parking facilities are automated. Payment for parking may be made in the garage lobby, or by credit or debit card at the exit lanes of the lots. Scan your membership card to receive the discounted rate.

For additional information, please call the garage at 617-369-3657.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Audio Description
    • Braille
    • Info
    • Large Print
    • Low Vision
    • Sign Language
    • Wheelchair Access

The Museum is committed to accessibility for all visitors. For general access information, call 617-267-9300, or e-mail access@mfa.org. For program information, call 617-369-3189.

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