Saute ma ville

Description: Seven years before Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles broke the three hour mark and earned Chantal Akerman the loyalty of arthouse film fans and feminists alike, the Belgian filmmaker made her debut with this considerably shorter DIY effort. Saute ma ville stars Akerman herself as an eccentric young woman who seeks […]

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An Owl Is an Owl Is an Owl

Description: Filmmaker, photographer, writer, musician, “the prototype of the twenty-first-century man” (according to Alain Resnais), the 90-year-old Chris Marker is recognized as all of these things. But animal lover needs to be on that list, as well. Upon being asked for a photograph of himself, the artist has frequently offered up one of his cat, […]

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