Double Feature! Director Michael Haneke In Person!
CACHÉ / BENNY’S VIDEO
Co-presented by the French Film & TV office, French Embassy Los Angeles and Les Films du Losange’s 50th Anniversary Tribute to Michael Haneke*.
Discussion between films with director Michael Haneke.
Screening formats: 35mm | *Les films du losange is one of France’s most prestigious independent production and distribution companies. Founded in 1962, at the height of the New Wave, by Barbet Schroeder and Éric Rohmer, Les films du losange has worked and supported some of the most acclaimed filmmakers from all over the world. Since 1975, when Margaret Menegoz became head of the company, it has shown the same passion and perseverance in expanding from production into distribution and international sales. With a catalogue of over 80 movies, featuring directors such as Éric Rohmer, Barbet Schroeder, and Roger Planchon, alongside new movies by Michael Haneke, Jacques Rivette, Otar Ioseliani and others, Les films du losange continues to defend a particular conception of quality filmmaking - stimulating, relevant and audacious.
Egyptian Theatre • Sun, Sep 30, 2012 • 7:30pm