ROCKLAND — The Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., screens “Mary Cassatt: Painting the Modern Woman” as a high-definition “Exhibition On Screen” presentation Thursday, March 16, at 2 and 7 p.m. Working with top international museums and galleries, “Exhibition On Screen” create films that offer a cinematic immersion into the world’s best loved art, accompanied by insights from leading historians and arts critics.

Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) made a career painting the lives of the women around her. Her radical images showed them as intellectual, feminine and real, which was a major shift in the way women appeared in art.

‘Exhibition On Screen’ film features Mary Cassatt

“Woman with a Pearl Necklace in a Loge” (1879) by Mary Cassatt.