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Aki Kaurismäki has fled Helsinki for Paris, but those who’ve seen his anti-Puccini update of Henri Murger’s novel, La Vie Bohème, say the deadpan director’s frozen, overcast sensibility has traveled south with him. The black (and black-and-white) comedy (due soon at the Biograph) screens at 8 p.m. at the Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden’s Ring Auditorium, 7th & Independence Ave. SW. FREE. (202) 357-2700. (MJ)