Sunday, April 1, 2018
Film - Documentary | April 1 | 3:10 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
See Mexico through Eisensteins eyes in this compilation of footage shot in 1931, intended for an epic hybrid of documentary and fiction that the director never finished. With short Bezhin Meadow.
Film - Feature | April 1 | 4:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
With Max von Sydow as a nineteenth-century mesmerist, Bergman's chilling exploration of charlatanism is in fact one of his most genuinely enjoyable films . . . much of [it] devoted to wittily ironic sideswipes at bourgeois hypocrisy (Time Out).
Film - Short | April 1 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Experimental filmmaker Zoe Beloff revisits the Hollywood exile of two revolutionariesSergei Eisenstein and Bertolt Brechtin an illustrated presentation and a trilogy of short films.