Here's what's ahead at the Film Center!
This week: The 'dazzling' and 'mesmerizing' French feature GAGARINE opens exclusively • The 1988 Japanese cult classic AKIRA screens for our 50/50 series • 'Beguiling and erotic, charming and sincere' PARIS, 13TH DISTRICT opens exclusively! • The 'boldly inventive' BACURAU with co-director Kleber Mendonça Filho in-person for post-screening Q&A! • Science on Screen is back for another enlightening screening of KINSEY, starring Liam Neeson and Laura Linney on 35mm and featuring a presentation from Dr. Jessica Hille, gender and sexuality scholar and Assistant Director for Education at the Kinsey Institute • Apichatpong Weerasethakul's 'hypnotic, unquantifiable' MEMORIA continues on 35mm • National Theatre Live encore screening of the 'supremely elegant' THE BOOK OF DUST.
Next week: The'deliciously ambiguous' and poetic THE GIRL AND THE SPIDER opens exclusively • The 'stylish and slick' SATURDAY FICTION begins exclusively • Spike Lee's seminal and timeless masterwork DO THE RIGHT THING screens on 35mm as the 1989 selection of our 50/50 series • Our centennial celebration of groundbreaking cinematographer Haskell Wexler kicks off with the ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, starring Jack Nicholson, and THE THOMAS CROWN AFFAIR, starring Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway on 35mm • Serbian drama FATHER opens in our virtual cinema.