Dir. Jean Cocteau (1949). Cocteau’s brilliant, hokey transposition of the Greek myth to postwar (or is it German-occupied?) France is not only his most successful essay in pop surrealism but one of the most influential French movies of the 1940s.
Wed., Nov. 23, 1:30 p.m.; Fri., Nov. 25, 1:30 p.m., 2011
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Village Voice's biggest stories.