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The Films of Chantal Akerman

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Films are displayed in chronological order by screening date.

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Je tu il elle

Directed by Chantal Akerman

Next screening: Saturday, October 1 @ 7:00 pm

Like her spare, haunting portrait of a wandering filmmaker Les Rendez-vous d'Anna (1978), Akerman originally wrote Je tu il elle

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Hamlet Goes Business

Directed by Aki Kaurismäki

Next screening: Saturday, October 1 @ 4 pm

Deadpan humor abounds in this tongue-in-cheek noir adaptation of Shakespeare’s immortal Hamlet. When Hamlet (the delightfully named Pirkka-Pekka Petelius, munching

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Hamlet Act

Directed by Robert Nelson

Next screening: Saturday, October 1 @ 4 pm

Experimental filmmaker Robert Nelson brings his characteristic wit to this restaging of the famous “play rehearsal” scene from Hamlet, breaking

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Jheronimus Bosch—Touched by the Devil

Directed by Pieter van Huystee

Next screening: Sunday, October 2 @ 4:30 pm

2016 marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Hieronimus Bosch (1460 - 1516), one of the most celebrated painters of all

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Starship Troopers

Directed by Paul Verhoeven

Next screening: Sunday, October 2 @ 7 pm

Ostensibly a huge dumb sci-fi blockbuster starring mid-’90s Hollywood lukewarm up-and-comers, in lesser directorial hands Starship Troopers would have been

Viola

Viola

Directed by Matías Piñeiro

Next screening: Monday, October 3 @ 7 pm

Beginning with Viola, director Matías Piñeiro embarked upon a cinematic exploration of Shakespeare’s “light” comedies, transmuting plays like Twelfth Night,

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The Princess of France

Directed by Matías Piñeiro

Next screening: Monday, October 3 @ 7 pm

Shifting focus from the women of Viola to the elliptical love affairs of a young man, the third entry in

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L’enfant aimé ou je joue à être une femme mariée, Le 15/8 & Dis-moi

Directed by Chantal Akerman

Next screening: Tuesday, October 4 @ 7 pm

These three early Chantal Akerman films (spanning the 1970s) bring together different structures by which Akerman finds her own voice—through

When Two Worlds Collide

When Two Worlds Collide

Directed by Heidi Brandenburg, Mathew Orzel

Next screening: Wednesday, October 5 @ 7 pm

Brandenburg and Orzel’s stirring film takes us to the heart of a tense and controversial battle between Peruvian leaders invested

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Brazil

Directed by Terry Gilliam

Next screening: Thursday, October 6 @ 7 pm

A shape-shifting film like few others, Brazil stands as Terry Gilliam’s foremost masterpiece and one of the finest political/dystopian satires

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Histoires d’Amérique (Food, Family, and Philosophy)

Directed by Chantal Akerman

Next screening: Friday, October 7 @ 7 pm

Shot in New York, Akerman’s first English-language film Histoires d’Amerique conjures up an informal history of Jewish life over the

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Andy Warhol – Part I

Directed by Ric Burns

Next screening: Saturday, October 8 @ 2 pm

Ric Burns’ epic documentary will change what you think you know about the famed Pop artist who redefined how we