Construction began pn La Sagrada Família, the towering basilica in Barcelona, in 1882.
Designed by architect Antoni Gaudí, its brilliant mash-up of Gothic and Art Nouveau styles that remains still not finished.
As part of its Rooftop Architecture Film Series, the Contemporary screens “Sagrada: The Mystery Of Creation” a 2012 documentary by Swiss filmmaker Stefan Haupt, follows the creative process of the Sagrada from its beginnings.
“Sagrada” shows two nights — Wednesday and Thursday — at the Contemporary’s Jones Center, 700 Congress Ave. Roof opens at 6:30 p.m., film at 7:30 p.m. $10. Seating is limited.