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An engineer wins a new assignment, but her life turns complicated when she actually tries to journey to The Outpost, in a film based on Adám Bodor’s novel. Hungarian director Peter Gothar is best known in the West for 1981’s Time Stands Still, a lively, naturalistic effort about coming of age in the wake of Hungary’s 1956 uprising; this effort, however, has been dubbed “Kafkaesque.” At 8 p.m. today and tomorrow at the Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden’s Ring Auditorium, 8th & Independence Ave. SW. FREE. (202) 357-2700. (MJ)