Category: Schedules

[December 2018] Ingmar Bergman: The 50s

"...we are privileged to pleasurably recall the totality of his now-ended efforts, we are reminded of what even the more skeptical among us have always loved and admired about Bergman’s…
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[November 2018] Rive Gauche 2/Varda

"The tension between a superficial high-gloss beauty and a dryer and deeper grounding in life marks all of Varda’s works, sometimes ambiguously as in Le Bonheur, sometimes fancifully as in…
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[October 2018] Rive Gauche/Resnais

"[in 1962] he stood at the apex of French cinema, the cerebral master behind Hiroshima mon amour and Last Year at Marienbad. He seemed a pole apart from the antic…
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[September 2018] Pop Act

Four films representing the very early outings of four British rock stars in what would become, to greater and lesser degrees of interest and success, acting careers. Thursday, September 6…
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[July 2018] The Weird West

July 5: Johnny Guitar USA 1952 d. Nicholas Ray with Joan Crawford, Sterling Hayden, Mercedes McCambridge and Scott Brady. Colour. 110 m July 12: Curse of the Undead USA 1959 d. Edward Dein with Eric Fleming, Michael…
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[June 2018] The Silent Future

June 7: A Message From Mars Great Britain 1913 d. J. Wallett Waller with Charles Hawtrey, E. Holman Clark, Crissie Bell and Frank Hector. Tinted black and white. Silent with…
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[May 2018] Marlowe Multiverse

May 3: Murder, My Sweet USA 1944 d. Edward Dmytryk with Dick Powell, Claire Trevor, Anne Shirley, Otto Kruger and Esther Howard. Black and white. 95 m May 10: The Big Sleep USA 1946…
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[April 2018] White Suburban Panic

April 5: Wild in the Streets USA 1968 d. Barry Shear with Christopher Jones, Shelley Winters, Richard Pryor, Diane Varsi and Hal Holbrook. Colour. 97m April 12: Angel, Angel Down…
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[March 2018] Swinging London 1965-66

"In a decade dominated by youth, London has burst into bloom. It swings; it is the scene. This spring [1966], as never before in modern times, London is switched on.…
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[February 2018] Kenji Mizoguchi

Naniwa Hika aka Osaka Elegy Japan 1936 d. Kenji Mizoguchi with Isuzu Yamada, Yoko Umemura, Seiichi Takegawa and Chiyoko Okura. In Japanese with English subtitles. Black and white. 71m Yoru…
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