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    Screening
    Tuesday
    02
    May
    7.15 pm

    Female Directors

    Tue
    02
    May
    2017
     
    • Colour
    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 the help of a local boy, the girl…
    • 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…
    • Tue
      18
      Apr
      2017
       
      • Drama
      • UK
      • Colour
      • 94 mins.
      Scottish director Lynne Ramsay's debut feature Ratcatcher will be shown instead of Kelly Reichardt's cancelled Meek's Cutoff, in InFiFa's Female Directors Season.Tuesday 18 April, Filmhouse Eden Court, 19:15. "In her breathtaking and assured first feature, Lynne Ramsay creates a haunting evocation of a troubled Glasgow childhood. Set…
    • 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…