In the City of Sylvia
(José Luis Guerín, 2007).
Pure pleasure and pure cinema, Catalan filmmaker José Luis Gueríns fifth feature celebrates the love of looking, while placing a crafty minimalist spin on the Orpheus myth: A sensitive young romantic searches a foreign city for his lost soul mate. The drama is almost entirely visualarising not from a story situation but from fact of making a movie.
Fri., Dec. 12, 7 & 9 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 13, 5, 7 & 9 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 14, 5, 7 & 9 p.m.; Mon., Dec. 15, 7 & 9 p.m.; Tue., Dec. 16, 7 & 9 p.m., 2008
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