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Chantal Akerman: La passion de l’intime / An Intimate Passion

Directed by Zena Zezza: Dialogues Event

A presentation by Bérénice Reynaud. In the words of French art critic Elisabeth Lebovici, “Chantal Akerman’s cinema is within [us],”

Chantal Akerman: My Mother Laughs (Ma mere rit)

Directed by Zena Zezza: Dialogues Event

My Mother Laughs (Ma mere rit) is a performative reading of Chantal Akerman’s prose, written during her mother’s illness, shortly

Errant Soul: From East to West and In Between

Directed by Zena Zezza: Dialogues Event

Errant Soul presents two approaches to Chantal Akerman’s films, one stemming from her Jewish identity and the other from the

The Wind Crosses the Brown Land, Unheard.

Directed by Zena Zezza: Dialogues Event

Taking as their starting point Chantal Akerman’s first filmic meditations on the American landscape, Sud and De l’autre Côté, curator