Film and Psychoanalysis: The Shape of Water
Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 – Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018
07:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Four Thursdays in August, four different FREE film screenings with discussions afterward
Co-sponsored by the Houston Psychoanalytic Society
Mexican director Guillermo del Toro has crafted a captivating and sensual tale that places love in stark contrast with the will to power. Set in the cold war era of the 1950's, a mute and sensitive cleaning woman falls in love with a man/fish that has been captured in the Amazon and is reviled by a crude and sadistic government agent. We fear what we cannot control and do not understand. What could be life-giving sinks back into the unconscious, awaiting a time when our eyes are opened to the light within the darkness.
Diana Heritage, LCSW, Jungian analyst
Diana Heritage, LCSW, Jungian analyst, holds a master’s degree in social work from the University of Houston and is a graduate of the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts. She has been in private practice in Houston since 1993.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bookstore Closed Friday, -
- Free Hours: Always Free! Call for program catalog. Gallery is free to the public.
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- Do not park in the lot behind the MFAH building on weekdays before 5 pm. However, the museum does generously allow Jung Center patrons to park in the lot after 5 pm and on the weekend. Paid parking available in front of The Center and on Montrose in front of The Glassell School and the MFAH Administration Building. Parking is always at a premium in the Museum District during business hours, but parallel parking spaces can often be found in front of The Center and on Montrose in front of The Glassell School and the MFAH Administration Building.
Events at The Jung Center
Nov. 2 – Nov. 28, 2018
The Novi Mundi Tarot (Tarot of the New World) by Patrick McGrath Muniz
Within Walking Distance
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