share this

CIA's application fee waived Nov. 1-Jan. 31
Get started here.
Share This Search

Cinematheque . Film Schedule . We Were Strangers

Film Details

50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination

We Were Strangers

United States | 1949 | John Huston

We Were Strangers

Lee Harvey Oswald reputedly watched this little-known John Huston film two separate times on TV in the weeks before he shot JFK on 11/22/63. (It "greatly excited" him, according to one historian.) Set in 1933, the movie tells of a group of Cuban revolutionaries who plot to overthrow their country's corrupt dictator. Jennifer Jones, John Garfield, and Pedro Armendáriz star.

106 min. 35mm. 50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination.

Thursday 11/21
Friday 11/22
8:30 pm
7:30 pm
Back to film schedule

at the Cleveland Institute of Art
11610 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

Become a Member

Become a Member

Become a Cinematheque member and save off regular admission prices for one full year!

Single Film Admission

General Admission: $9
Member: $7 (includes CIA I.D. holders)
Age 25 & under: $7 (proof of age required)

*Additional film on the same day: $7

Read More

Support CIA

Show the world creativity matters: make a gift to the annual fund.

Read More

2015 Fall Exhibitions

See engaging work by two artists starting Oct. 30.

Read More

Cores + Connections

Creating. Connecting. Building better futures.