Friday, October 27, 2017
Film - Feature | October 27 | 4 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
A vacuum-cleaner salesman in steamy Cuba turns to international espionage in this droll spy spoof from a quartet of formidable Englishmenactors Alec Guinness and Noel Coward, writer Graham Greene, and director Carol Reed.
Film - Feature | October 27 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Observing her mother and her aunts while growing up, Chantal Akerman became aware of the way in which the unending repetition of domestic duties became a proxy for emotion and self-expression. In Jeanne Dielman Akerman, cinematographer Babette Mangolte, and a predominantly female crew depict three days in the life of a middle-aged widow, Jeanne (Delphine Seyrig), living alone with her teenage... More >