Hot-weather screenings and other cool things

Above: Documentary “Girl Rising” will be screened on June 27 at Casino Theater, part of the NewportFILM series. Below: “48, ” Susana de Sousa Dias’s film about Portuguese political prisoners under the Salazar regime, is at the Harvard Film Archives on May 25.
Above: Documentary “Girl Rising” will be screened on June 27 at Casino Theater, part of the NewportFILM series. Below: “48, ” Susana de Sousa Dias’s film about Portuguese political prisoners under the Salazar regime, is at the Harvard Film Archives on May 25. Credit:

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If we go by the Hollywood calendar, rather than the post-Memorial Day, legal-to-wear-white start of summer in New England, the cinematic fun around here begins at 7 p.m. Monday, when the Coolidge Corner Theatre welcomes back the Berklee Silent Film Orchestra with live accompaniment to Buster Keaton’s 1923 comedy “Our Hospitality,” which starred his wife, Natalie Talmadge. The BSFO students, under the direction of Sheldon Mirowitz and aided by the Berklee Film Scoring Department headed by George Clinton, have composed and will perform a brand new score for this classic comedy.

Other events at the Coolidge this summer include two new National Theatre Live presentations: “This House” (May 16 at 7 p.m.) and “The Audience” (June 13, June 25, and July 11 at 7 p.m.).

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