Friday, July 20, 2018
Film - Feature | July 20 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
A talented yet vain couturier runs roughshod over workers, friends, and lovers in Beckers vividly realist drama on Parisian haute couture, which makes a fascinating companion piece to Paul Thomas Andersons Phantom Thread and counts among its admirers none other than Jean-Paul Gaultier.
Film - Feature | July 20 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Bergmans first major work, Prison makes a strong case for the proclamation that opens it: Human life is an inferno. Gunnar Fischers hard-edged expressionist cinematography is ideally suited to the harsh subject matter.