The official website for "Museum Hours" says the movie will open at the Laemmle Royal, which is in West L.A., but the theater's site doesn't list the title.
In the movie, a foreign visitor (Mary Margaret O'Hara) develops a friendship with a security guard (Bobby Sommer) at the historic Vienna art museum. The two strike up a conversation that includes discussion about art -- the works of Flemish Renaissance painter Pieter Bruegel the Elder figure prominently -- and the ups and downs of life.
Cohen is a filmmaker whose experimental works include documentaries, short films and music videos. His 2004 feature "Chain" told the story of a Japanese businesswoman and an American transient set against anonymous suburban mall-scapes and business parks. The director also shot some of the striking sky footage in
Here's the trailer of "Museum Hours." In 2011, the Los Angeles Times interviewed security guards who worked at the some of the largest museums in L.A: the