Bradley Cooper and Carey Mulligan as Leonard Bernstein and his wife
Part of the series MoMA Contenders 2023


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Followed by a Q&A with costume designer Mark Bridges and prosthetic makeup designer Kazu Hiro 

Maestro is a towering and fearless love story chronicling the lifelong relationship between American composer Leonard Bernstein (Bradley Cooper) and his wife the actress Felicia Montealegre Cohn Bernstein (Carey Mulligan). A love letter to life and art, Maestro at its core is an emotionally epic portrayal of family and love. Post-screening conversation moderated by Museum of Modern Art Celeste Bartos Chief Curator of Film Rajendra Roy.

Maestro. 2023. USA. Written and directed by Bradley Cooper. With Cooper, Carey Mulligan, Matt Bomer. DCP. 129 min. Courtesy Netflix


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Maestro | Official Trailer
This film program is organized by Rajendra Roy, The Celeste Bartos Chief Curator of Film, and Sean Egan, Producer, Film Exhibitions and Special Projects, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
The Hammer Museum's presentation is made possible by The Billy and Audrey L. Wilder Foundation.

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