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Fri 1 March, 8.15pm: Gerry

Fri 1 March, 8.15pm: Gerry

Perhaps director Gus Van Sant at his most minimalist and avant-garde, Gerry – set in New Mexico’s Rattlesnake Canyon – pairs Matt Damon and Casey Affleck for what develops into a staggering dual character study. An austere, existential, enigmatic drama – influenced by Chantal Akerman and Béla Tarr!
Sat 2 March, 6pm: Lives of Performers

Sat 2 March, 6pm: Lives of Performers

A stark and revealing examination of romantic alliances, Lives of Performers examines the dilemma of a man who can’t choose between two women and makes them both suffer. Originally part of a dance performance choreographed by Rainer.
Sat 2 March, 8pm: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Sat 2 March, 8pm: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Continuing his miraculous invention of a dark pastoral, Weerasethakul’s Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives, melds the last dying encounters of a farmer, Boonmee, with a gorgeously rendered landscape enlivened by the presence of ghostly apparitions.
Sun 3 March, 5.45pm: Film About a Woman Who...

Sun 3 March, 5.45pm: Film About a Woman Who...

Yvonne Rainer’s landmark film is a meditation on ambivalence that plays with cliché and the conventions of soap opera while telling the story of a woman whose sexual dissatisfaction masks an enormous anger.
Sun 3 March, 8pm: Five Easy Pieces

Sun 3 March, 8pm: Five Easy Pieces

Following Jack Nicholson’s breakout supporting turn in Easy Rider, director Bob Rafelson devised a powerful leading role for the new star in the searing character study Five Easy Pieces, a lasting example of early 1970s American alienation.

Calendar

Sat 02 Mar 6:00pm
Lives of Performers
Sun 03 Mar 5:45pm
Film About a Woman Who...
Sun 03 Mar 8:00pm
Five Easy Pieces
Thu 07 Mar 8:15pm
Lives of Performers
Fri 08 Mar 8:15pm
Gerry
Sat 09 Mar 5:00pm
The Man Who Envied Women