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  • First Time directors

    Our next 4-film season is 'Female Directors'. Watch out for the following superb films!

    4 April:  Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (Chantal Akerman) (1975)

    18 April: Meek's Cutoff (Kelly Reichardt) (2010)

    2 May: The Secret Garden (Agnieszka Holland)(1993)

    16 May: The Intruder/L'Intrus (Claire Denis) (2004)

     

  • Next
    Screening
    Tuesday
    21
    Feb
    7.15pm

    First Time Directors

    Tue
    21
    Feb
    2017
     
    • Crime
    • Poland
    • B&W
    • 94 mins.
    Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, Knife in the Water 1962 is Roman Polanski’s first feature film. On their way to a sailing trip, an aging husband and his beautiful wife invite along an emphatic young hitchhiker after nearly running him over. In a story of rivalry and sexual tension, the…
    • Tue
      07
      Mar
      2017
       
      • Crime
      • France
      • B&W
      • 91 mins.
       From the opening credits, you are gently carried into this moody, Miles Davis-scored, night of unplanned events. Lift to the Scaffold 1958, also known as Elevator to the Gallows, is Louis Malle’s first film. This smoothly suave film tells the tale of a self-assured businessman who murders…
    • Tue
      21
      Mar
      2017
       
      • Drama
      • Italy
      • B&W
      • 120 mins.
      A pimp finds himself without income so tries to lure a naïve girl into prostitution after his ‘employee’ is hurt and imprisoned. Originially a screenplay, Accattone 1961 is an Italian drama written and directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini. In a story of pimps, prostitutes and thieves, peasant…