(Derek Jarman, 1986). Derek Jarmans crowning achievement was this cheeky, visionary 1986 bio-pic of Italian Renaissances last great paintermade virtually without exteriors for a mere $600,000. In every sense a labor of love, Caravaggio evokes both the artists imagined underworld milieu and, in a series of extraordinary tableaux, the dramatic chiaroscuro of his art.
Wed., Nov. 19, 4:30, 6:50 & 9:15 p.m., 2008
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