Our salute to writer-director Paul Schrader concludes with this double feature. PATTY HEARST stars Natasha Richardson as the newspaper heiress turned '70s revolutionary; she also stars with Rupert Everett in THE COMFORT OF STRANGERS as a couple led astray in Venice by bar owner Christopher Walken and his wife Helen Mirren.
GRIT AND WHIMSY: THE BEST OF RECENT BELGIAN CINEMA 2016
In the latest Recent Belgian Cinema screening, two bounty hunters (Albert Dupontel and Bouli Lanners) are looking for a cell phone in the bleak countryside. They meet cowboys, fools and Jesus. Belgian beer reception to follow.
Acclaimed Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul joins us for a discussion between two of his films - reincarnation fantasy UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES and semi-autobiographical drama SYNDROMES AND A CENTURY.
This sweeping epic of Arab infighting and British colonialism is as timely as ever, and as beautiful. In his first feature, Peter O'Toole leads an amazing cast including Omar Sharif, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins, Claude Rains and Alec Guinness.