The 1941 classic about an egomaniacal newspaper tycoon unspools on the west wall of the MOCA building, while DJs Mark Strauss and A-Live and rockers Six Parts Seven, Home & Garden, Justin Coulter (from Rou<\#142>), and Stephe DK (the New Lou Reeds) take turns providing accompaniment. Strauss kicks things off by spinning downtempo electronic during the movie's crucial first 20 minutes. "It's like providing a new score to bring the film into the modern age," he says. "I've ended up mixing a traditional film-score ethic with my own personal style. This is really an artistic adventure."
Fri., July 21, 8 p.m.