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    Screening
    Tuesday
    04
    Apr
    6.15pm

    Female Directors

    Tue
    04
    Apr
    2017
     
    • Drama
    • Belgium
    • Colour
    • 201 mins.
    Jeanne Dielman (Delphine Seyrig), the widowed mother of a teenage son, Sylvain (Jan Decorte), ekes out a drab, repetitive existence in her tiny Brussels apartment. Jeanne's days are divided between humdrum domestic chores -- shopping, cooking, housework -- and her job as an occasional prostitute, which keeps her financially afloat. She seems perfectly resigned to…
    • Tue
      18
      Apr
      2017
       
      • Western, Drama
      • USA
      • Colour
      • 104 mins.
      Moving at a contemplative speed unseen in most westerns, Meek's Cutoff is an effective, intense journey of terror and survival in the untamed frontier. A mesmerizing cinematic journey that is often as arduous and spare as the lives of its hard-bitten protagonists.
    • Tue
      02
      May
      2017
       
      • Western, Drama
      • USA
      • Colour
      • 104 mins.
      The 1993 remake of The Secret Garden is a rendition of the classic Frances Hodgon Burnett novel about a young girl (Kate Maberly) who discovers an abandoned garden on her uncle's large Victorian country estate, as well as an invalid cousin she didn't realize she had. With…
    • Tue
      16
      May
      2017
       
      • Drama
      • France
      • Colour
      • 129 mins.
      Claire Denis' elliptical drama L'Intrus was inspired by a short book written by philosopher Jean-Luc Nancy about his heart transplant. Louis Trebor (Michel Subor), an ex-mercenary living in the Jura Mountains, is increasingly suffering from a heart condition. He abandons his home, his beloved dogs, and his…