Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne
Dir. Robert Bresson (1945). Bresson began to find his style in this fierce, strategically stilted tale of sexual revenge—a transposition of Diderot to the swells of German-occupied Paris featuring an electrifying performance by Maria Casares and Jean Cocteau’s arch dialogue.
Sun., Jan. 8, 1, 2:50, 4:40, 6:30 & 8:20 p.m.; Mon., Jan. 9, 1, 2:50, 4:40 & 6:30 p.m., 2012
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